New Shadow Bomb will be coming soon to Fortnite Battle Royale.

Epic Games update Fortnite on a weekly basis and in every weeks update, a new item is added to give players something new to try and could switch up their gameplay. With every bi-weekly update, Epic add in new files to the game, which data-miners can sometimes access and leak the items ahead of them being officially released.

Data-miner @HYPEX has been looking into the files that have been added in the v8.30 update and he has discovered that one of the future challenges will require players to “Use a Shadow Bomb in different matches”. This is quite a usual challenge to be added for newer items and it had been found in :

Fortnite Shadow Bomb

Fortnite Shadow Bomb via @HYPEX

Data-miner @FNBRHQ has leaked the sound files for the Shadow Bomb, as can be heard below:

FNBRHQ thinks that the bomb will be the updated version of the Hop Rocks that were seen in Season 4, but this has not been confirmed as yet.

What do you think these Shadow Bombs could be? Let us know in the comments below.

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