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Blood Gulch in Fortnite: Capture the Flag LTM Coming in 15.1 Update?

With Master Chief all but confirmed for Fortnite, we just cannot wait for more Halo content.

We’ll likely be getting a Chief Skin, UNSC Pelican Glider, a Gravity Hammer pickaxe and a cute Lil’ Warthog emote.

Though we may also be getting an LTM along with it all too!

And it's a classic Halo game mode, Capture the flag coming in Chapter 2 Season 5.

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Release Date Revealed - December 11

In the Blood Gulch reveal trailer below, we also learnt that the Capture the Flag LTM and Blood Gulch Map are arriving very soon. Today in fact!

December 11 at 10AM ET / 3PM GMT. Keep an eye out for the update when it drops.

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Blood Gulch trailer - December 11

The Blood Gulch Map is confirmed, and here's a Game Awards 2020 Trailer featuring Sarge and Grif from Red Vs Blue!

New hunters in @FortniteGame revealed in this World Premiere!! Master Chief! @Ninja! Daryl and Michonne from #TWD!! #TheGameAwardspic.twitter.com/4qKSAXNpxv
— The Game Awards (@thegameawards)
December 11, 2020

It comes out very soon, expect an update in a few hours at time of writing!

Blood Gulch Map in Fortnite? - December 10

According to leaker @FNBRUnreleased on Twitter, we will be playing on "an exact replica of this map", accompanied by a picture of Blood Gulch!

The Halo LTM will be an exact replica of this map! pic.twitter.com/Ujq8poEHVk
— FNBRUnreleased (@FNBRUnreleased)
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December 9, 2020

Still nothing official yet, but we couldn't be more excited to see if this is true!

What is Capture the Flag?

Capture the flag is exactly as it sounds, you have to capture your enemy’s flag.

Each team has a base and a flag, to score a point you have to bring the enemy team’s flag back to your base while keeping hold of your own.

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The mode was made popular by Halo, and featured as an ongoing gag in the early days of Halo content, such as fan series Red Vs Blue!

Exactly how the mode will work in Fortnite is to be seen, but hopefully, we’ll see a Blood Gulch inspired map. We can dream!

Read More: What is Fortnite’s Story? Chapter 2 Season 5 Zero Point, Everything We Know

When does Capture the Flag Release?

The mode is coming later today! That's December 11 at 10AM ET / 3PM GMT.

The mode was allegedly coming with the 15.1 patch so we may even see that today too!

The tweet alleging this comes via @FNBRUnreleased on Twitter:

The Halo event/LTM SHOULD be coming out with the 15.10 update. (Could be subject to change)
— FNBRUnreleased (@FNBRUnreleased)
December 3, 2020

This source has been decent at leaking in the past, so we trust what they have to say!

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Are you excited to see a Capture the Flag LTM? Let us know!