The holiday-themed 14 Days of Fortnite occasion ended sooner than many gamers anticipated, as developer Epic Games admitted it shared the flawed finish date on its social channels. As an apology, the studio mentioned it might supply a free item for all gamers who participated within the occasion, however now it has determined to go one step additional and produce all the occasion again for a restricted time.
“We communicated an incorrect end date for the 14 Days of Fortnite event and did not feel the Equalizer Glider compensation was the right approach,” Epic wrote on its website. “After further discussion, we’ve decided to bring back this event early next week through January 15 at 3 AM ET (0800 UTC). We’ll also be enabling some of the most popular Limited Time Modes that were available during the event.”
As a part of 14 Days of Fortnite, Epic provided a brand new problem to finish and reward to unlock daily. The developer says all of those shall be out there at some point of the occasion when it returns subsequent week, giving gamers one other probability to unlock the rewards. However, Epic notes that any progress made on partially accomplished challenges shall be reset.
Earlier this week, Epic mentioned it might give all gamers who accomplished at the very least one of many 14 Days of Fortnite challenges the Equalizer glider, which was the 14th reward you would unlock as a part of the occasion. Many gamers, nevertheless, expressed that they might moderately the occasion be prolonged so they might unlock any rewards they could have missed out on, making this resolution welcome information. You can see the entire challenges and rewards from the occasion in our 14 Days of Fortnite roundup.
In different Fortnite information, Epic just lately rolled out the fifth weekly set of challenges of Season 7, which job gamers with dancing on towers and searching between a giant rock man, a crowned tomato, and an encircled tree, amongst different issues. The developer additionally launched a brand new merchandise to the sport: the Boom Box, which may destroy constructions.