Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 6 release time, possible theme and everything else you need to know

This new season begins with the Zero Crisis Finale, which is the first single player end-of-season event to occur in Fortnite. Players can expect to see a new selection of battle pass skins, challenges and some changes to the map.
Abhinav Goel Author

Updated - 17 March 2021 11:17 am

Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 6 is nearly here! And with it comes new map changes, weapons and more! The players are very excited for it and we have managed to gather some information about Fortnite season 6 and its possible storyline.

Release Date

Season 6 will begin on Tuesday, March 16th. This new season begins with the Zero Crisis Finale, which is the first single player end-of-season event to occur in Fortnite. Players can expect to see a new selection of battle pass skins, challenges and some changes to the map.

Fortnite Zero Crisis Cinematic Trailer

Zero Crisis Finale will continue the storyline of Agent Jones and the Zero Point which took centre stage at the beginning of Season 5. The Zero Crisis trailer was three minutes long and Jonesy is seen defying orders from The Order at the start, to leave the Zero Point alone and Jonesy states he will be going to The Seven. He makes his way through the battles going on around him, then gets saved by Lara Croft (one of the new Battle Pass Skins) and has Peely unfortunately explode all over him, as he makes his way to the Zero Point to try and get The Seven.

You can see the full cinematic below:

Who Are The Seven?

Though The Seven consists of seven members, only three have been named so far – The Visitor, The Scientist and The Paradigm. A popular fan theory is that the members of The Seven are actually the same person from different timelines, but this is yet to be confirmed officially.

Neymar collaborates with Epic Games

From the last set of teasers, we know that PSG footballer Neymar is collaborating with Epic Games for next season. Neymar could be in for a likely appearance, with hints coming via a couple of tweets. Neymar retweeted the video of the new season’s arrival with the “eyes” emoji-a clue that something is brewing.

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