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All challenges for Fortnite’s customizable Maya skin leaked

Want to know what to expect from all Maya customization challenges?

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Want to know what to expect from all Maya customization challenges?

In Fortnite Season 2, Epic introduced the first skin that is truly customizable. When you include all of the options from the Maya skin, you have thousands of combinations that nearly guarantees you’ll have a unique style.

Whether you like this skin or not, it’s promising to see Epic bringing us more customization options in our cosmetics. This, along with the rumored Locker preset feature, is a step in the right direction.

To gain all ten customizable parts to Maya, you’ll need to complete a list of challenges. A new challenge will release every week and give you the opportunity to unlock a new option for your skin.

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Data miner @iFireMonkey was able to take a look at all of the upcoming Fortnite Maya challenges for her future customization preferences.

There are nine challenges in total, with the scarf style being unlocked after you complete all of them. The following challenges will go live every week for the next two months:

  • Achieve AR Specialist by dealing 250 damage with Assualt Rifles in a single match (0/5)
  • Place top 20 in a match (0/5)
  • Achieve Pistol Specialist by dealing 250 damage with Pistols in a single match (0/5)
  • Get Gold Battle Medals by making 8 Elims in a single match (0/5)
  • Achieve Shotgun Specialist by dealing 250 damage with Shotguns in a single match (0/5)
  • Get Gold Survival Medals by surviving until 10 players remain (0/5)
  • Achieve SMG Specialist by dealing 250 damage with SMGs in a single match (0/5)
  • Get Gold Scavenger Medals by searching 12 Chests, Llamas, or Supply Drops (0/5)
  • Outlast 500 opponents (0/500)
Via: @iFireMonkey

There will be a lot of medal and achievement grinding for Maya’s styles, but most of these can be completed in Team Rumble.

Maya has a ton of different customization options, which is exciting when thinking about the future of Fortnite. Epic could do a lot with these options, and even make some of the styles of future skins very difficult to obtain – not that they would.

Via: iFireMonkey

Imagine if Epic made an exclusive hairstyle for those who reached Champion League in Arena. That would, at least, incentivize people to grind competitive Fortnite.

Whether or not Maya blows you away, it’s a fantastic sign to see what Epic can do with custom skins. The sky’s the limit.

PlayStation 4

How to claim the new PlayStation Plus Celebration pack

Epic and Sony have joined forces to offer PlayStation players another free Fortnite cosmetic pack.

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Yesterday, we covered the news of Sony’s large investment in Epic Games and what that meant for Fortnite. One of our biggest takeaways in the article is that PlayStation would likely get some additional exclusive cosmetic bundles for their players.

It didn’t take long for this to come to fruition. A day later, Epic announced the new PlayStation Celebration bundle to go along with their other exclusive skins. This one includes the “Introducing” emote, Stratosphere Glider, and Down Arrow Contrail.

The Celebration Pack should be available to all players, worldwide, on July 10. Some players already have access to it. Those who have already claimed their exclusive Fortnite cosmetic items should know the process, but here it is for those who are unaware:

  • Visit the PlayStation Store
  • Navigate to Fortnite
  • Scroll down until you see the new Celebration Pack
  • Download the cosmetic pack.

This pack replaces the old Celebration Pack that included a couple of free skins, but you can grab both if the former pack is still in the shop. Don’t worry too much if you missed it, as we expect Fortnite to release several exclusive PlayStation packs in the future.

We don’t know how long this bundle will be in the store, but you can expect it to last a couple of months, at least. Grab it now to make sure you don’t miss out!

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What does the $250 million Sony investment mean for Fortnite?

The implications of a massive investment on the biggest game in the world, Fortnite.

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On July 9, it was announced that Sony invested $250 million in Fortnite developer, Epic Games, making them a minority investor in the company. This brings Epic’s total investment capital to $1.58 billion.

Epic has been a major player in video games for a long time but made their biggest mark on the space with Fortnite, the game that we all came here to talk about.

Although Fortnite is Epic’s biggest product, at the moment, the company has their hands in several different titles and sources of income The Epic Games store, for instance, is looking to rival Steam by purchasing some massive games as exclusive content.

According to multiple reports, Sony’s investment in Epic will not affect the release of future titles. It’s not like Epic are going to make Fortnite a PlayStation exclusive. It might work in reverse, however. There’s a chance that Sony could bring some of their PlayStation exclusives to the Epic Games store on PC.

What does this mean for Fortnite? Well, in the words of Rod ‘Slasher’ Breslau, “Fortnite will never die.” This is a tad hyperbolic, but it’s clear that the gaming industry, as a whole, is ready for Fortnite to stick around for another ten years, or so. It wouldn’t be the first game to have a massive lifespan.

Apart from some additional money to work with, the biggest thing this means for Fortnite is probably in the cosmetic department. Now that Sony is a major investor in Epic, we can expect the developer to scratch their back with some exclusive skins.

Don’t worry, though. PlayStation players probably won’t get any priority when it comes to using new features or anything like that. What does the $250 million Sony investment mean for Fortnite? Ten more years of our favorite battle royale.

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Fortnite pros vote on the greatest player of all-time

Who is the Fortnite GOAT? Find out what the pros think.

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The topic of “the greatest Fortnite player of all time” is an inherently subjective one. We’ve seen several players make their claim for being in the conversation, and a single player has yet to completely dominate all versions of the game. Additionally, we’ve only had a handful of major Fortnite LAN events, which means most of the regions are stuck competing in their own bubbles.

The GOAT has also shifted over time. There was a period where Ninja was considered the best player. Myth had is day in the limelight, along with Tfue. Now, there’s a massive crop of young Fortnite pros who can all claim a ranking as one of the best players in the game.

Leven2k put this statistics to this subjective argument. He asked 60 of the best Fortnite players in the world who their GOAT was. He released that statistics on July 9.

Bugha is a must to include in any discussion about the best Fortnite player of all time. He is, after all, the first and only World Cup solo champion and has well over $3,000,000 in winnings – coming it at 7th with 1% of the votes.

Mongraal and MrSavage come in with 3% and 6% – both of which are considered among the best players in the EU region, and both duoed with BenjyFishy, who came in fourth with 8% of the votes.

After these names, we get into the meat of the survey. Zayt finished with 22% of the votes, which makes sense to those who have been following the entire story of competitive Fortnite. Zayt may be the single most consistent player in the game. He was there in the beginning and he’s still at the top of the heap, today.

Zayt might not be a major streamer like most of these other pros, but he put in the hours to remain relevant throughout all of the changes Fortnite has gone through.

One of the only other World Cup winners, Aqua, came in at number 2 with nearly $2 million in earnings, behind Mitr0 with over $700,000. Earnings doesn’t tell the whole story, however, as Mitr0 has been one of the best performers since the World Cup.

Of course, these statistics are only a collection of opinions from some of the top players in the game. Who knows, we may see a completely different list a year from now. It’s safe to say, though, that these seven players deserve to be in the discussion.

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