Predator has arrived in Fortnite Battle Royale just a week after the character’s ship landed on the island, and he’s brought a brand new weapon – or ability – to the fight.
One of the most sought after abilities in Fortnite, pretty much since Day 1, has been finding ways to turn invisible. Out of sight for enemies, and handing yourself a huge advantage.
In the past, this has been achieved with exploits using previously added invisibility items, or just glitches that make players pretty much impossible to take down.
However, a legitimate way of doing that – for a limited time – is now in the game.
How to use Predator’s Cloak device in Fortnite
The first-look footage of the Predator Cloak Device shows that the process of actually using it is quite simple.
As seen below, in a post from HYPEX, all you have to do is activate it once you have stumbled upon one and you’ll instantly turn invisible.
This is not the first item to be added to Fortnite that turns players invisible, with Shadow Stones appearing in the past, though developers will be hoping the rollout of this ability doesn’t turn out to be as glitchy as those that have came before it.
Cloak Device stats
Not only do we know how it works already, but also the stats for it as well. It lasts 30 seconds and requires a cooldown each time of the same amount, seen below from HYPEX again.
Players can activate this, of course, though we’re now aware the NPC Predator can also do it. This is going to make the character slightly harder to defeat than others.
How to get Fortnite Predator Cloak Device
The Predator Device can be obtained by taking down Predator in-game, much like any other boss the game’s added during Season 5.
After visiting Predator’s…