In Fortnite Chapter 3 Season 3, players will experience a new form of an ailment called Storm Sickness. This is essentially a condition where players gradually lose health after staying in the Storm for too long. Fans eager to perform survival challenges by healing outside of the Storm will have a hard time adapting to this new mechanic.
Storm sickness accelerates the deterioration of the Storm’s health but can be avoided by simply exiting the Storm. Players will receive a warning whenever they are close to contracting storm sickness, which should serve as a reminder to enter the safe zone. While staying out of the Storm Circle and entering the area late is one of the popular techniques in Fortnite, Storm Sickness will change this dynamic radically.
How to Cure and Counter Storm Sickness in Fortnite
The simplest cure for storm sickness in Fortnite Chapter 3 Season 3 is to get out of the storm. However, the ailment will affect players immediately if they re-enter the Storm. Players who tend to stay out in the Storm and rotate late in the zone will have to get used to this mechanic quickly. Similarly, players looking to complete missions by avoiding opponents and staying out in the Storm will have to adjust their strategy accordingly this season.
While Storm Sickness is a new ailment added this season, there are several methods available to avoid it altogether. Players will be able to use various vehicles from the previous season, including the battle bus. At the same time, you’ll be able to ride wolves and wild boars, and Ballers has triumphantly returned to the game. There are enough rotation tools present this season to avoid storm sickness altogether.