The Sideways Scythe is the third Sideways weapon to be added to Fortnite Season 8, and here is how to get its Mythic version.
The Sideways is one of the main gimmicks introduced in Fortnite Season 8. It’s a special zone that is home to monstrous creatures. It also doesn’t allow any building once inside.
In addition to The Sideways, Fortnite Season 8 also introduced Sideways Monsters, Sideways Chests, and the Cube Assassin. Players can find all of these inside The Sideways.
Players can access The Sideways via the large pimple-like marking on the map. They can also spawn Sideways Anomalies by walking towards the purple rifts on the map. Here’s how to get the Fortnite Mythic Sideways Scythe.
Getting the Sideways Scythe
Like any of the Sideways weapons, the Sideways Scythe can only be obtained from The Sideways. Players can find them as floor loot or inside Sideways chest. You can find these chests inside Sideways Anomalies.
Additionally, players can get the Sideways Scythe by killing the new Caretaker monster. However, these massive beasts are not easy to take down.
The Sideways Scythe can be found in five different rarities. The higher the rarity, the more damage each hit of the scythe will do. You can find them from Grey to Orange rarity.
Players can also heal themselves by eliminating players with the Sideways Scythe. It can deal up to 46 damage per swing which is more than double the damage of the pickaxe.
Upgrading the Scythe to Mythic
Players can upgrade the Fortnite Sideways Scythe just like they would the Minigun and Rifle. You will need to kill Sideways Monsters to get Cube Parts. You can use these parts to upgrade the Sideways Scythe to Mythic Rarity.
- Uncommon (green) -> Rare (blue) – 15 Cube Monster parts
- Rare (blue) -> Epic (purple) – 20 Cube Monster Parts
- Epic (purple) -> Legendary (orange) – 25 Cube Monster Parts
- Legendary (orange) -> Mythic (gold) – 50 Cube Monster Parts
Players can upgrade the Fortnite Sideways Scythe via the crafting menu. This is the same menu where players can use Nuts and Bolts to sidegrade normal weapons.
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All Fortnite Mythic and Exotic Weapon Locations Season 8
Fortnite Season 8 sees the return of Mythic and Exotic weapons. Here are all of the Fortnite Mythic and Exotic weapons locations.
Fortnite’s coveted Mythic and Exotic weapons have returned in Season 8. Here is where players can find the Mythic and Exotic weapons in Fortnite.
Once again, Fortnite Season 8 starts with a small pool of NPCs. Season 7 started with a small number of NPCs that gradually grew over the season. While there may not be a ton of NPCs like in Seasons 5 and 6, there’s still a few Fortnite Mythic and Exotic weapons.
NPCs sell Exotic weapons in Fortnite. They are the most expensive items that NPCs have, and players will have to pay a large number of gold bars to get them. However, they are worth the cost thanks to their special abilities.
Fortnite Mythic weapons are held by hostile NPCs and can only be obtained if that NPC is defeated. Here are where all of the Fortnite Mythic and Exotic weapons locations.
Fortnite Season 8 Exotic & Mythic weapon locations
It’s no surprise that Exotic and Mythic weapons have returned for the seventh season in a row. While these are nice tools to have, they won’t guarantee anyone a Victory Royale. But for those who want to switch up their arsenal, here is where every Mythic and Exotic weapon is located.
- Dragon’s Breath Sniper Rifle: sold by Pitstop for 400 gold at Boney Burbs
- Shadow Tracker Pistol: sold by Dusk for 400 gold south of Primal Pond
- Chug Cannon: sold by The Brat for 400 gold at Fork Knife Food Truck
- Marksman Six Shooter: sold by Wrath for 400 gold at Deep Woods Dish
- Slone’s Burst Assault Rifle: Defeat Doctor Slone at IO Staging Facility
- Mythic Sideways Rifle: upgrade Sideways Rifle using Monster Cube Parts
- Mythic Sideways Minigun: upgrade Sideways Minigun using Monster Cube Parts, or dropped by Cube Assassin
- Venom Symbiote: Has been removed from Fortnite
- Carnage Symiote: Has been removed from Fortnite
- Chili Chug Spalsh: Sold by The Brat for 210 gold bars at Fork Knife Food Truck, or found inside Loot Llamas
- The Dub Shotgun: Sold by Ember at Scenic Spot for 400 gold bars
- Icy Grappler: Sold by Fabio Sparklemane for 300 gold bars at Apres Ski
- Paper Bomb Kunai: Sold by Kakashi northwest of Lazy Lake Island for 400 gold bars
Upcoming Mythic Weapons
With the final update having been released, there likely won’t be any more new Mythic weapons this season. That being said, we’ve got a healthy amount of Mythic and Exotic weapons in the loot pool currently.
- Read More: How to upgrade weapons in Fortnite Season 8: upgrade benches, vending machines, & crafting
We will continue to update this guide as we discover more Fortnite Mythic and Exotic weapon locations. Feel free to let us know on Twitter if we missed any.
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All Fortnite Character Locations in Season 8
Fortnite Season 8 is here, and the NPCs have shuffled around the map. Here are all Fortnite characters locations for the new season.
Characters returned to Fortnite in Season 8. Here are all of the Fortnite character locations in the new season, along with which ones offer upgrades, prop disguises, bounties, and more.
Fortnite first introduced NPCs in Season 5, with the large-scale overhaul of the economy. NPCs are back once again in Season 8, and they are just as useful as they have been in previous seasons.
However, with the return of the Punch Card system, NPCs are more important than ever. Players will need to find and talk with NPCs to start questlines. These quests are the main way players will earn XP throughout the season.
Without further ado, here are all of the Fortnite Character locations in Season 8.
Fortnite Season 8 character list
Here is a list of all of the Fortnite characters and their locations in Season 8. As well, this list details what each character sells and offers players. The bold offers are Mythic weapons.
|Baba Yaga||Dampy Dish||New Brew Quest Line|
|Fabio Sparklemane||Apres Ski||Party Locale Quest Line|
|Dark Jonesy||Steamy Stacks||Spooky Story Quest Line, Rift|
|Kor||Misty Meadows||Sniper Elite Quest Line, Automatic Sniper|
|Dusk||South of Primal Pond||Vampire Combat Quest Line, Shadow Tracker Pistol, Disguise|
|Torin||Cap’n Carp Delivery Truck||Monster Research Quest Line, Reveal Future Storm Circle|
|Kitbash||Dirty Docks||Making Friends Quest Line|
|Madcap||Corny Crops (East)||Mushroom Master Quest Line|
|Penny||Retail Row (West)||Build Passion Quest Line|
|Pitstop||Boney Burbs||Stunt Training Quest Line, Dragon’s Breath Sniper, Reveal Future Storm Circle|
|Charlotte||Pleasant Park||IO Heist Quest Line, Rail Gun|
|Scuba Jonesy||Coral Castle/Coral Cove||Surf Turf Quest Line, Rail Gun|
|Cube Assassin||Sideways Anomalies||Hostile, Mythic Sideways Minigun|
|J.B. Chimpanski||Weather Station||War Effort Quest Line, Rail Gun, Reveal Future Storm Circle|
|Toona Fish||Viking Vessel||Hue-ge Discovery Quest Line|
|The Brat||Fork Knife Food Truck||Hot Dog Quest Line, Chug Cannon|
|Wrath||West of Deep Woods Dish||Escaped Tenant Quest Line, Reveal Future Storm Circle, Marksman Six Shooter|
|Big Mouth||Pizza Pit||Tooth Ache Quest Line|
|Grim Fable||Wasted Woods||Wolf Activity Quest Line|
|Nitehare||Weather Station||Hop Awake Quest Line, Rift|
|Raven||Hyrdo 16||Dark Skies Quest Line, Rift|
|Dire||Camp Cod||Wolf Pack Quest Line|
|Ragsy||Risky Reels||Shield Technique Quest Line|
|Ariana Grande||Believer Beach||Monster Hunter Quest|
|Cube Queen||The Convergence||Boss Fight|
|Ember||Scenic Spot||Quest Line, The Dub Shotgun|
|Sledgehammer||Flopper Pond||Quest Line|
|Rust Lord||Compact Cars||Quest Line|
|Kakashi||Northwest of Lazy Lake Island||Quest Line, Paper Bomb Kunai|
Fortnite characters locations Season 8 map
Luckily, the folks at Fortnite.GG has an interactive map of all of the NPCs in Season 8.
Here’s a map of all of the NPCs in Fortnite Season 8. We’ll keep this updated over the course of the season as more appear or are found around the map. Bigfoot, for instance, is missing from this list. We’re not sure whether that’s because he isn’t there or just hasn’t been found yet.
- Disguised man: offers a prop disguise
- Pink Rift: allows you to activate a Rift
- Yellow Cloud: Reveal Future Storm Circle
Compared to seasons past, the number of Fortnite character locations in Season 8 is very minimal. As well, players can no longer upgrade weapons through NPCs. The pool of Mythic weapons has also been minimized.
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How to get the Naruto skins in Fortnite
Naruto and the rest of Team 7 have landed in Fortnite, and here is how you can get all of the ninja-themed cosmetics.
Fortnite is bringing Naruto to The Island, and here is how you can get skins of each member of Ninja Team 7 starting on November 16.
Players have wanted Fortnite to collab with Naruto for a long time. Some of the most exciting parts of Fortnite come from its collaborations with other media. And the Fortnite x Naruto collab is among the most anticipated.
The hype behind the Naruto x Fortnite collab stems from the leaked court documents in May 2021. These documents detailed Fortnite collaborations that were either scrapped or postponed.
The documents hinted at a collab between Fortnite and Naruto. Ever since then, players have relentlessly asked for the collab to happen. Now, the ninjas of Team 7 are officially coming to The Island.
How to get the Fortnite Naruto skins
The Naruto x Fortnite collab starts on November 16, and Epic Games has a lot in store. On top of cosmetic items, players can look forward to an entire Naruto-themed creative hub. If you want to celebrate the collab in style, here’s how to get the Naruto skins.
Here are all of the Naruto cosmetics you can purchase in Fortnite as well as how much they cost:
The Naruto skins have officially been added to Fortnite, and here is how much players will have to spend to buy each one.
- Naruto Uzumaki – 1,500 V-Bucks
- Sasuke Uchiha – 1,500 V-Bucks
- Sakura Haruno – 1,500 V-Bucks
- Kakashi Hatake – 1,500 V-Bucks
However, you can also purchase bundles to get each skin at a discount:
- Naruto & Kakashi Bundle – 2,100 V-Bucks
- Sasuke & Sakura Bundle – 2,200 V-Bucks
- Shinobi Gear Bundle – 1,500 V-Bucks
There are also pickaxes, gliders, and emotes up for grabs:
- Kurama Glider – 1,200 V-Bucks
- Summoning Justsu – 300 V-Bucks
- Ramen Break – 300 V-Bucks
- Kunai Pickaxe – 500 V-Bucks
- Hidan Scythe – 800 V-Bucks
- Black Ops Sword – 500 V-Bucks
Each skin is shown in the tweet above. Each character comes with their own Back Bling, and there will likely be more cosmetics for sale including harvesting tools, gliders, and emotes.
In classic Fortnite fashion, we can also expect all of the cosmetics to be included in a single discounted bundle. We will update this article with exact prices and bundles when the cosmetics release.
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