Fortnite Update 12.61 (Version 2.72) Patch Notes Confirmed

Developer and publisher Epic Games has rolled out the newest update 12.61 for Fortnite which carries patch version 2.72. While it’s not the update that will bring us to the Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 3, it gives us the fix to the issues that have been annoying these past few days.

The Fortnite update 2.72 is now available for download. The file size depends on which platform you are using. To give you the idea of how much file size that you’re about to get, the update brings 1.3 GB download file size on PlayStation 4. Learn more about the new update in the changelog below.

Fortnite Update 12.61 Patch Notes

Known bugs from 12.60 that may be fixed today:

Battle Royale

  • Dragacorn Glider temporarily disabled in competitive playlists. (ITEM RE-ENABLED, PLEASE READ UPDATE)
  • Riot Control Baton Pickaxe temporarily disabled. (ITEM RE-ENABLED)


  • Presents! temporarily disabled. (ITEM RE-ENABLED)
  • Players may see a seam running through the middle of an island while playing on mobile devices.

Save the World

  • Exploding Deathbomb deals damage to the objective through builds
  • Black Metal Weapons do not respect self-damage amount when performing Critical Hits
  • Ammo is consumed when a weapon is dropped and picked up. (PLEASE READ UPDATE)

By Earl Stewart

Earl is one of those gamers who will play almost any new games. But he more prefers playing FPS and open world games.