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When Does Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 1 Start? Downtime Length and More

Fortnite has been undergoing one of its best periods in recent memory, as with the new season releasing, there is a ton of content for players to check out

With Fortnite OG coming to an end, players are now waiting for the conclusion of the Big Bang event, and for Epic to push the servers live.

Here’s when Chapter 5 Season 1 is going to begin!

When Does Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 1 Start? Downtime Length and More

The Big Bang event was perhaps the greatest event that Fortnite has put on for players to view over the years, and players are thrilled with all the content that we got to take part in.

The LEGO and Rocket League portions were amongst the highlights, and now players are simply waiting for the game to go live with the new season.

Now, players worldwide are wondering when Chapter 5 Season 1 is going to go live, and it has now GONE LIVE for players worldwide, and there is currently a queue to get into the game once again.

Based on previous seasons, we suspect the new season is going to go live around 4:00am-7:00am EST on December 3, but we’ll be sure to keep you posted in the next couple of hours before Chapter 5 Season 1.

*UPDATE*

Fortnite has now officially entered downtime, meaning the servers could go live with Chapter Season 1 content at any moment.