Thanos Arrives In 'Fortnite', Immediately Is Nerfed Because He Is Too Powerful

After cleaning out half the Avengers, Thanos arrives to take over Fortnite

Thanos jumps in Fortnite in exclusive crossover

All things considered, it will be interesting to see how the Fortnite community responds to these modifications to Thanos and the Infinity Gauntlet mode as a whole after playing it for a while.

Following the addition of the limited time Infinity Gauntlet mode in Fortnite earlier this week, the development team at Epic Games officially chose to nerf Thanos after monitoring player feedback for the new LTM. The Mad Titan will be a part of the popular battle royale game in a special limited-time game mode called Infinity Gauntlet. Jump in tomorrow, play and experience Fortnite x Avengers. What sets this mode apart from the usual Battle Royale mode is that alongside the hundred players fighting it out, the Infinity Gauntlet will also be in play.

Those being Avengers: Infinity War directors Joe and Anthony Russo, who stated that between editing sessions, they would smash out a game here or there.

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In the game mode, players can track down the Infinity Gauntlet and become Thanos, and by default - all-powerful. As always let us know your thoughts below.

You need to be logged in to post a comment. Thanos' shield cap has been decreased from 300 to 200, laser damage vs. players has been decreased from 15 to 12, and his max health has been increased from 700 to 800. Sometimes unbalanced games with overpowered characters and gear can be even more fun than a game that continually balances itself out.

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