Is the Fortnite storm moving too fast in Chapter 5?

Nikhil Bahuguna
Fortnite Storm circle closing in on the players during the end gameEpic Games

Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 1 is finally live and brings a ton of changes into the ever-popular battle royale. If you’re wondering whether you’re moving too slowly or the storm’s closing in too fast in Fortnite, here’s all you need to know.

Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 1 is here, following Eminem’s grand event ‘The Big Bang‘, much to the excitement of players around the world. The latest season brings a plethora of changes and additions to the title, like the Match Quests, brand-new Battle Pass and skins, and more.

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The core gameplay has remained the same, however, many in the community were quick to notice the movement speed nerfs in Chapter 5. Players are also reporting the storm circle moving too quickly in the latest season.

So, if you’re wondering about the storm moving too fast in Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 1, here’s everything you should know.

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Is the Fortnite storm circle speed faster in Chapter 5 Season 1?

Yes, the storm circles appear to move faster in Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 1. However, the devs have increased the time it takes for storm circles 1 and 2 to completely close by 20 seconds.

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This is primarily due to the outrage among the players who were constantly dying in the quickly moving storms, thanks to the reduced movement speed.

With the devs constantly monitoring the player feedback, we can expect plenty of hotfixes and changes introduced in Fortnite as Chapter 5 Season 1 progresses.

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