Fortnite Season 9 is NOT the next phase of Chapter 2 and is infact heading into Chapter 3.
While Chapter 2 has taken a strange turn and has a lot of unanswered questions, it's hoped that this new season will address some of the more confusing issues in the story.
The Foundation has returned as the map as flipped entirely to reveal the new platform for Epic Games' popular Battle Royale; getting back to the story that emerged earlier this year.
From a gameplay perspective, it will likely focus on a certain aspect of the game which compliments the theme of the new season.
Here's what we know about Season 9 in Fortnite.