Week 4 of Fortnite Season 8 has arrived, and with it a new batch of challenges to finish throughout PS4, Xbox One, PC, Nintendo Switch, and cellular gadgets. Clear this week’s challenges and you will earn extra Battle Stars, leveling your Battle Pass up and bringing you one other step nearer to unlocking Season 8’s new skins and rewards. But there’s one other good purpose to finish the entire duties; doing so may even clear one among this season’s Discovery challenges, incomes you a particular loading display screen that factors to a free Battle Star or Banner hiding someplace across the island.
Which of these two gadgets you can discover will depend on which loading display screen you have unlocked, which in flip is set by what number of weekly units of challenges you have accomplished this season. If you have completed 4 weeks’ price of them, you may obtain the loading display screen pictured beneath. This one incorporates a regal Peely being carried up the volcano whereas a procession of lowlier bananas trails behind. Look carefully on the background, nevertheless, and you can spot a Banner hanging from one of many torches lining the trail.
That torch marks the spot the place this week’s free Banner will seem, and it is thankfully very simple to get to. The quickest strategy to discover it’s to glide towards the volcano initially of a match. As you’ll be able to see on the map beneath, the torch is alongside the patch resulting in the mouth of the volcano. Make your strategy to it and the Banner will pop up as you strategy. Collect it simply as you’d every other merchandise then end the match and the Banner shall be yours to make use of as a brand new profile icon.
If you want one other take a look at the place the Banner is hiding, you’ll be able to watch us gather it within the video on the high of this information. However, like different secret Banners and Battle Stars, the merchandise will solely seem should you’ve accomplished sufficient challenges and unlocked the Peely loading display screen; you will not have the ability to merely go to the correct location and look forward to finding the Banner until you have fulfilled all the mandatory steps.
If you need assistance finishing any of this season’s earlier challenges, you will discover extra ideas and guides in our full Season 8 challenges roundup. In different Fortnite information, Epic has not too long ago rolled out the sport’s 8.11 update, which launched a brand new weapon–the Flint-Knock Pistol–and unvaulted the Impulse Grenade. The patch additionally adjusted the spawn rater for the Baller–this season’s new car. You can learn the full patch notes here.