More Fortnite backpacks have been leaked online including Medic and Intel packs

launched the jetpack as its first backpack item earlier this week and Epic Games has promised more to come in the future.

The backpack is a brand new type of item that will lead to plenty of new additions in the game and fans haven’t wasted time in predicting what to expect next.

Fortnite leaks Twitter account  has revealed pictures online of new potential backpack items that players could see added to the game over the next few weeks and months.

What are the new backpacks?

The data mining of the Fortnite game has revealed two new backpacks, with the first being the Intel Pack.

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It sounds very similar to the eye of the storm pack and could potentially be a replacement for it.

Its description says ‘Find the eye of the storm and then reveal nearby loot and enemies’.

The second item is a Medic Pack which is likely to only be available in duos and squad.

It has the description ‘Carry your allies to victory with this advanced life saving equipment.’

What are backpacks in Fortnite?

Backpacks are the newest item added to Fortnite, with jetpacks being the first addition and enable players to hover and reach bigger heights.

The backpack items take up one slot in a player’s inventory and you can only can one at a time.

Here are the backpack details shared by Epic Games –

  • Backpacks take an inventory slot (like weapons & consumables) and can be moved to different positions.
  • Only one Backpack can be carried at a time.
  • If you pick up a different Backpack, it will be automatically swapped with the one currently equipped.
  • When a Backpack is fully consumed, it will be automatically destroyed.
  • While a Backpack is equipped, your Back Bling cosmetics will be hidden.
  • Back Bling will be reapplied when the Backpack is no longer equipped.



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