A brand new Fortnite survival strategy has gone viral and some players are frustrated about it. The strategy entails the Flopper, which is an in-game orange fish that may be discovered within the recreation’s lakes and used to regain some well being. A brand new video highlights how the Flopper can be utilized as a part of a strategy to remain within the Storm for so long as attainable, serving to give the participant an edge over their opponents.
It’s commonplace for Fortnite players to develop distinctive methods utilizing out there in-game gadgets and autos. Generally these methods contain making the most of bugs or unanticipated unwanted side effects of latest gadgets; others merely contain utilizing gadgets the way in which they’re meant however highlighting the way in which these gadgets can find yourself giving the participant a severe benefit.
We see the latter case in a brand new video from streamer and professional Fortnite participant Bugha, who just lately used the sport’s Replay Mode to determine how an opponent managed to destroy his squad from throughout the Storm. Spoiler alert: It concerned 11 Flopper fish, which had been used to camp within the Storm with out operating out of well being.
The Flopper isn’t one thing you discover in chests or provide drops — you will need to fish for them within the new island’s varied lakes, rivers, streams, and swamps. It takes some time to gather them, however in case you land close to a physique of water across the middle of the primary circle, you may spend fairly a little bit of time fishing with out ever encountering one other participant.
Floppers have an ‘Uncommon’ rarity degree and provides the participant 50 well being factors; that’s in comparison with the widespread Small Fry fish that provides 25 well being as much as a complete of 75 well being factors, the Epic tier Slurpfish that provides 50 well being factors or 50 protect, and the Legendary tier Mythic Goldfish, which offers 90 harm to enemies.