We’ve reached Week 6 of Fortnite Season 8, and there is a new set of challenges to finish throughout PS4, Xbox One, PC, Nintendo Switch, and cell. Clear this week’s missions and you will earn Battle Stars, leveling up your Battle Pass and bringing you one step nearer to unlocking this season’s secret Legendary skin, Ruin.
As regular, there’s an additional incentive to finish as many challenges as you possibly can in addition to unlocking the brand new Season 8 Battle Pass rewards. If you handle to clear the entire aims from a given week, you will in flip full certainly one of this season’s Discovery challenges, incomes you a particular loading display screen that hides a refined clue pointing to a free Battle Star–which ranges your Battle Pass up by one tier–or a Banner–which can be utilized as a profile icon–waiting someplace across the island.
Clear six weeks’ price of Season 8 challenges and you will obtain the loading display screen pictured beneath. This one depicts Master Key attempting to retrieve certainly one of his keys from a shadowy determine. The key, it seems, is the clue that’ll lead you to this week’s secret Banner. Look carefully at its deal with and you will see a set of coordinates: E2, E3, F2, F3.
The secret Banner will seem the place these 4 coordinates converge, simply west of Lazy Lagoon. We’ve circled the precise location on the map beneath. Glide to the world initially of a match and you’ll discover the Banner beneath a tree. Pick it up then end the match and it will be yours to make use of as a snazzy new profile icon. If you want extra assist discovering it, you possibly can watch the place we go within the video above.
Like different secret Banners and Battle Stars, there are just a few caveats to concentrate on earlier than getting down to discover the merchandise. Most necessary, this explicit Banner will not seem until you’ve got accomplished six weeks’ price of challenges and unlocked the above loading display screen; you will not merely have the ability to go to the correct space and choose it up until you’ve got completed the entire mandatory steps. Fortunately, now we have suggestions and guides in our Season 8 challenges roundup if you happen to need assistance finishing any of this season’s missions.
Epic just lately rolled out Fortnite’s 8.20 content update. This time, the developer launched a brand new weapon referred to as the Boom Bow to Battle Royale mode. What makes this explicit bow distinctive is that its arrows are outfitted with shotgun shells, which is able to explode on contact. Epic additionally kicked off one other Sniper Showdown LTM and made just a few different adjustments to the sport, corresponding to buffing peppers. You can discover the complete patch notes on the official Fortnite website.