Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 3 Start Date & When Does Season 2 End?

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A new Fortnite season is just over 24 hours away,.

This is what we've learned about Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 3's new start date, and the details that have emerged!


Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 3 Delayed... Again

The Start Date for Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 3 was pushed back yet again due to the unrest going on in the US and around the world.

The new start date is on Wednesday, 17 June.

Here is the Direct Update from Epic Games:

fortnite c2 s3 second delay

Following The Device, we still await the time of the start of Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 3!

End Date

The end date for Chapter 2 Season 2 was to end on Thursday 30 April 2020, but this will now be pushed back to 17 June.


Fans won't have to slog through a three-month season this time around, which means Epic Games could be looking to pick up speed again!


COUNTDOWN - We are almost there!

Those who tuned into The Device Event, are prepped for the new season with details beginning to emerge.

Season 3 Start Time

Along with the current season of Fortnite ending on the 17th, this also means that Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 3 or Season 13 is going to start on Wednesday 17 June.

This is expected to be at 4am ET / 9am BST.


TURN IT UP - Next season is going to be one for the ages!

Whenever a new Fortnite Season commences, it is always the hot topic online for days on end.

Flashing back to the start of Chapter 2 of Fortnite, it had millions upon millions of people watching a black hole for three days.

READ MORE: Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 3: Map – New Map, Leaks, Rumors & more

Whether or not Epic Games shuts down the game for a few days again is highly unlikely, but we know nothing is off the table for the future.

Leaks and Teasers

From Aquaman to Astronauts, there is plenty of info coming out about what will be in store for the new season.


Check out all the teasers we've spotted so far here.

fortnite c2 s3 map leak

CONTRADICTION - The debate whether is new map will be underwater is fierce!

If you tuned in or were lucky enough to play The Device - you would have seen the map was flooded, with an underwater theme now possible for the new season!

READ MORE: Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 3: Release Date, New Weapons, Leaks, new map & more about Season 13!