I’m reliably informed that it’s summer, despite what I’m seeing outside of my window right now. At least the video game world isn’t beholden to the whims of weather, which means the sun can beat down 24/7 on the gun-toting, wall-building Fortnite universe during its brand new event.

14 Days of Summer, which begins today on all platforms, will bring fun and games to Battle Royale, Save the World and Creative modes. Every day for the next two weeks will see a cycle of Limited Time modes (including that summer staple: the waterballoon fight), along with daily challenges and free rewards. If that’s not enough, a classic weapon will be pulled out of the vaults for each 24-hour period. Check out the video below to learn nothing at all.

Prepare for some fun in the sun with Fortnite's summer event screenshot

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Prepare for some fun in the sun with Fortnite’s summer event