Ah Yes, Fortnite & The NFL, Together At Last

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The skins will hit Fortnite's in-game shop this Friday, when players will have to opportunity to purchase them. In addition to the uniform skins, Fortnite players can choose NFL-themed emotes, harvesting tools, gliders and a referee outfit.

Gamers can purchase a jersey of any of the 32 National Football League teams and add a number on it (from 1-99) via the Battle Royale store. Epic Games' latest mobile-centric development update could be cause for celebration for all screen-tapping types, especially the ones who wish they could be twiddling thumbsticks instead.

We've reduced the spawn rate of Balloons from 12.2% to 2.3%. Heard below, the video that plays the audio files certainly makes it sound like the vehicle has some plane-like qualities, or at least sounds related to something that's in the air.

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Elsewhere, Epic Games also announced several changes it will soon bring to Fortnite. Head to a spawn and kill the beasts to earn weapons or ammo. Speaking of which, don't forget that you can probably pair a Bluetooth-compatible Xbox One controller with your phone if they're both reasonably up to date.

Farming resources increased 75% over default.

Chests spawn double ammo & consumables. For the uninitiated, this mode basically takes the usual Battle Royale formula and speeds it up. It's a faster-paced version of battle royale, with matches typically lasting 15 minutes or less.

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Ammo boxes spawn triple ammo. The map also has extra loot and resources.

Floor loot spawns double ammo.

Increased chances of treasure chests spawning from 50-70% to 80-90%.

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Increased number, spawn rate & the descent speed of Supply Drops.