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Fortnite: v7.10 update adds Suppressed Sniper Rifle, Popshot Shotgun and changes to The Block

The third update v7.10 is now available to download for Fortnite.

This week's update introduces a suppressed sniper rifle and new community artwork in The Block from KojackNumber2.

14 Days of Fortnite has been extended for another week after ending a little early, so you can get back into the game to complete any challenges you missed and claim your rewards.

Santa's Little Helper rocket launcher and Popshot Shotgun will also be available in Save the World.

Battle Royale

  • Suppressed Sniper Rifle

Trade power for stealth with the Suppressed Sniper Rifle. Drop in now and sneak up on enemies!

  • The Block

Drop by The Block and experience the community's newest creation! Bounce around in the DM Arena made by KojackNumber2.

Limited Time Modes

14 Days of Fortnite has been extended for a limited time! For the next week, stop by and complete Challenges you may have missed to earn in-game rewards. We'll also be featuring the most popular Limited Modes that have been available for the past two weeks. Log in each day to find out which modes are available to explore.

Weapons and Items

  • Suppressed Sniper Rifle added.
  • Available in Epic and Legendary variants.
  • It can be found in chests, floor loot, vending machines and supply drops.
  • Single-shot sniper rifle with a scope.
  • Suppressor makes you shoot quieter, turning stealth into power.
  • Deals 100/105 base damage.
  • The six-shooter has become a stealth rifle.
  • The following variants of the Burst assault rifle have been added to the vault:
  • Uncommon, Common, Rare
  • Double pistols have been removed from the list.
  • The amount of dynamite that falls out has been reduced by 40%.
  • Boom Box Improvements:
  • Drop rate reduced by 33%.
  • Health decreased from 600 to 400.
  • Active time decreased from 25 to 18 seconds.


  • Changes to X-4 Stormwing:
  • The knockback the player receives when hit by a Stormwing has been reduced by 70%.
  • The damage dealt to the Stormwing from colliding with structures has been increased by 50%.
  • Impact damage reduction when breaking through structures has been reduced from 50% to 25%.
  • Stormwing's machine gun range has been increased by 75%.
  • Stormwing spawn chance has been reduced to 80% from 100%.
  • Supply drop health has been reduced to 250/500/750 (Solo/Duo/Squad).
  • X-4 Stormwing is no longer able to fly above the maximum build limit.


Weapons and Items

  • Added the suppressed sniper rifle to the list of creative weapons.
  • Available in Epic and Legendary variants.
  • Single-shot sniper rifle with sight.
  • Suppressor makes it shoot quieter, turning stealth into power.
  • Deals 100/105 base damage.

Save the World

  • Santa's Little Helper

Help Santa deliver presents and do it with a BANG! Find this weapon in the Weekly Store.

  • Popshot Rifle

Blast your way through enemies with this fast shooting shotgun! Get your own by completing Frostnite challenges.

Weapons and Items

  • Santa's Little Helper will be available in the Weekly Shop
  • Fires explosive gifts that deal damage and knock back groups of enemies. Does not consume ammunition, but has very low stamina.
  • Available January 9 at 7 p.m. ET through January 16 at 7 p.m. ET.
  • The Popshot Shotgun will be available as a reward for the Frostnite Weekly Challenge.
  • Fast firing semi-automatic shotgun with low capacity.

Missions and Systems

  • Frostnite Weekly Challenge 2: Burn Bright
  • The time between waves of enemies has been drastically reduced. Use your time wisely!
  • Weekly Challenge Frostnite 1 Rewards for the quest include:
  • Challenge Banner 2
  • Popshot Rifle
  • Snowflake Tickets