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How to complete all the challenges from Fortnite Season 8

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For those that are a little behind on their Season 8 challenges, we wanted to compile all our content into a single article to help you out.

Every Fortnite Season comes with a long list of challenges, but we don’t all have time to complete them each week. Sometimes, life catches up with us and we simply can’t do each week’s challenges at the time.

This is absolutely fine and understandable, which is why we’ve decided to get all of our Season 8 challenge content into a single article. With this piece, you can complete all of your Season 8 challenges by following the guides and cheat sheets herein.

All cheat sheets are courtesy of @thesquatingdog. He creates weekly cheat sheets for all to use. If you wish to support him, his creator code is ‘SQUATINGDOG’.

We’ll link to relevant guides throughout the lists. Let’s start at the top!

Week 1 Challenges

Free Challenges

  • Visit all (7) Pirate Camps – 5 Battle Stars
  • Search (7) Chests at Retail Row or Junk Junction – 5 Battle Stars
  • Stage 1: Deal damage with a Shotgun and an Explosive Weapon in a single match – 1 Battle Star
    • Stage 2: Deal damage with a Pistol and an Assault Rifle in a single match – 1 Battle Star
    • Final Stage: Deal damage with a Submachine Gun and Sniper Rifle in a single match – 1 Battle Star

Battle Pass Challenges

via @thesquatingdog

Week 2 Challenges

Free Challenges

  • Stage 1 of 5: Land at The Block – 1 Battle Star
    • Stage 2 of 5: Land at Dusty Divot – 1 Battle Star
    • Stage 3 of 5: Land at Polar Peak – 1 Battle Star
    • Stage 4 of 5: Land at Snobby Shores – 1 Battle Star
    • Stage 5 of 5: Land at Paradise Palms – 1 Battle Star
  • Deal (200) damage to descending Supply Drops – 5 Battle Stars
  • (3) Eliminations at Salty Springs or Haunted Hills – 10 Battle Stars

Battle Pass Challenges

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Week 3 Challenges

Free Challenges

  • Stage 1/3: Visit Fatal Fields and Salty Springs in a single match – 1 Battle Star
    • Stage 2/3: Visit Haunted Hills and Tilted Towers in a single match – 1 Battle Star
    • Stage 3/3: Visit Frosty Flights and Loot Lake in a single match – 1 Battle Star
  • Stage 1/3: Destroy (30) Cacti in the desert – 1 Battle Stars
    • Stage 2/3: Search (?) ammo boxes in the snow – 1 Battle Star
    • Stage 3/3: Search (?) chests in a jungle – 1 Battle Star
  • Place (2) different Trap Slot items in a single match – 10 Battle Stars

Battle Pass Challenges

via @thesquatingdog

Week 4 Challenges

Free Challenges

  • Stage 1/5: Land at Tilted Towers – 1 Battle Star
    • Stage 2/5: Land at Junk Junction – 1 Battle Star
    • Stage 3/5: Land at Retail Row – 1 Battle Star
    • Stage 4/5: Land at Happy Hamlet – 1 Battle Star
    • Stage 5/5: Land at Pleasant Park – 1 Battle Star
  • Use The Baller in (5) different matches – 5 Battle Stars
  • Get an elimination with a Scoped weapon and a Suppressed weapon – 10 Battle Stars

Battle Pass Challenges

  • Launch yourself through (25) structures with a Pirate Cannon – 5 Battle Stars
  • Search (2) Buried Treasure – 5 Battle Stars
  • Eliminate (3) Opponents at Happy Hamlet or Pleasant Park – 10 Battle Stars
  • Stage 1/3: Outlast (60) opponents in a single match – 3 Battle Stars
    • Stage 2/3: Outlast (70) opponents in a single match – 3 Battle Stars
    • Stage 3/3: Outlast (80) opponents in a single match – 3 Battle Stars
via @thesquatingdog

Week 5 Challenges

Free Challenges

  • Deal (200) damage with Scoped Weapons to opponents – 5 Battle Stars
  • Search (7) chests at Paradise Palms or Shifty Shafts – 5 Battle Stars
  • Complete a lap of the Race Track in Happy Hamlet – 10 Battle Stars

Battle Pass Challenges

via @thesquatingdog

Week 6 Challenges

Free Challenges

Battle Pass Challenges

  • Stage 1/5: Land at Fatal Fields – 1 Battle Star
    • Stage 2/5: Land at Lazy Lagoon – 1 Battle Star
    • Stage 3/5: Land at Shifty Shafts – 1 Battle Star
    • Stage 4/5: Land at Frosty Flights – 1 Battle Star
    • Stage 5/5: Land at Sunny Steps – 1 Battle Star
  • Search where the knife points on the Treasure Map loading screen – 5 Battle Stars
  • Get an elimination with a Flint-Knock Pistol or Boom Bow – 10 Battle Stars
  • Use (2) different throwable items in a single match – 10 Battle Stars
via @thesquatingdog

Week 7 Challenges

Free Challenges

  • Deal (100) damage with a pickaxe to opponents – 5 Battle Stars
  • Stage 1 of 3: Visit Junk Junction and The Block in a single match – 1 Battle Star
    • Stage 2 of 3: Visit Pleasant Park and Dusty Divot in a single match – 1 Battle Star
    • Stage 3 of 3: Visit Happy Hamlet and Snobby Shores in a single match – 1 Battle Star
  • Visit (3) Pirate Camps in a single match – 10 Battle Stars

Battle Pass Challenges

  • Deal (500) damage to players from above – 5 Battle Stars
  • Search (7) Chests at Loot Lake or Snobby Shores – 5 Battle Stars
  • Stage 1 of 2: Deal damage to opposing players while riding a Zipline – 5 Battle Stars
    • Stage 2 of 2: Deal damage to opposing players who are riding a Zipline – 5 Battle Stars
  • Eliminate (5) opponents in different Named Locations – 10 Battle Stars
via @thesquatingdog

Week 8 Challenges

Free Challenges

Battle Pass Challenges

via @thesquatingdog

Week 9 Challenges

Free Challenges

  • Stage 1/5: Land at Loot Lake – 1 Battle Star
    • Stage 2/5: Land at Lucky Landing – 1 Battle Star
    • Stage 3/5: Land at Salty Springs – 1 Battle Star
    • Stage 4/5: Land at Lonely Lodge – 1 Battle Star
    • Stage 5/5: Land at Haunted Hills – 1 Battle Star
  • Search (7) chests at Polar Peak or Lonely Lodge – 5 Battle Stars
  • Ride (3) different Volcano Vents without landing – 10 Battle Stars

Battle Pass Challenges

  • Stage 1/3: Dance between three ice sculptures – 1 Battle Stars
    • Stage 2/3: Dance between three dinosaurs – 2 Battle Stars
    • Stage 3/3: Dance between four hotsprings – 2 Battle Stars
  • Deal (500) damage to opponents from below – 5 Battle Stars
  • Revive a teammate at a Reboot Van – 10 Battle Stars
  • Eliminate an opponent in (5) different matches – 10 Battle Stars
via @thesquatingdog

Week 10 Challenges

Free Challenges

  • Launch through (3) flaming hoops with a cannon – 5 Battle Stars
  • Stage 1/3: Harvest (500) Wood in a single match – 2 Battle Stars
    • Stage 2/3: Harvest (400) Brick in a single match – 1 Battle Star
    • Stage 3/3: Harvest (300) Metal in a single match – 1 Battle Star
  • Eliminate (3) opponents at Tilted Towers or The Block – 10 Battle Stars

Battle Pass Challenges

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The 5 most hated skins in Fortnite

The Fortnite community is no fan of these skins.

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Fortnite skins have taken on a life of their own since the game came out. Back in the early days, we couldn’t imagine spending money on a free game. Now, hundreds of dollars later, we’re still padding our lockers as collectors of in-game cosmetics.

Some skins tell a lot about the player wearing them. A Peely? They’re just trying to goof around and have some fun. A Dynamo? Sweat is probably pouring onto their keyboard at all times.

Today, we’re taking a look at the most hated skins in Fortnite – the skins that elicit an immediate reaction from opponents. You better be ready for some backlash if you post a clip while wearing one of these skins.

5. Female Soccer Skins

Female Soccer Skins have been hated ever since they first came out. This might have been the first “sweaty” skin to come to Fortnite, and it remains in the category to this day. However, it’s been made available in the Item Shop quite frequently so everyone from sweats to casuals owns it.

“Soccer skin” means more than just the skin that someone is wearing, at this point. It’s a term that longtime Fortnite players will likely remember for the rest of their gaming careers. However, because of its frequent item shop appearances, it’s last on the list.

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Via: Epic Games

4. Custom Superhero Skins

These skins have cause quite a stir with players and have disrupted the competitive scene on more than one occasion. The actual name of these skins is Boundless, and they are among the most customizable skins in the game. Many players bought them for their versatility at first, but they were quickly abused by competitive players.

Players could set their skins to have an all-black or all-white color scheme which would make them harder to see. These color combos were banned from the game, but players still found a way to make their skins harder to see. This lead to these sweaty skins being banned outright in all competitive play.

3. Anime Skins

This category of skins is pretty new since “anime” skins were introduced in Chapter 2 Season 5. A bundle of anime skins was also released during Season 6 which contains some of the sweatiest and most hated Fortnite Skins.

Chigusa, Megumi, and Yuki are part of the Cyber Infiltration bundle, and Lexa was given to players who reached a certain level of the Season 5 Battle Pass. For some reason, players hate these cell-shaded skins and would rather face off against Soccer Skins.

2. Surf Witch

When we asked Twitter which skins they hated the most, a large number of responses included Surf Witch. It seems this skin is hated because it’s used by “sweats” and also because of its lackluster design.

Surf Witch’s design isn’t much different from many of the other female skins. In fact, she has a very similar design to Haze, a preexisting skin. Many players think that Surf Witch is a cheap rip off of Haze, and their hate is derived from their similarities.

1. Dynamo

Dynamo is – by far – the most hated skin in Fortnite, at the moment. If you post a clip while wearing the Dynamo skin, you’re guaranteed to see the bulk of your replies consist of something along the lines of, “Dynamo, ew.”

We’re not exactly sure why Dynamo has its status as the most hated skin in Fortnite. Perhaps, it’s because Dynamo a very sweaty skin that isn’t difficult to get. Unlike Crystal and Aura, a lot of players think Dynamo is, simply, a bad skin on top of the fact that it’s incredibly sweaty.

Whatever the reason, wearing a Dynamo skin puts a target on your back. If you hit the island wearing Dynamo, then you better be as good as the skin suggests you are.

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Does this list mean that you shouldn’t be wearing these skins in Fortnite? Absolutely not. In fact, a lot of players like playing the role of an antagonist in all sorts of games. It can be fun. Wear whatever you want – these are just some of the skins that are in the community’s crosshairs at the moment. We’re sure that it will change in the future. Wear what you want and have fun!

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How to get Fortnite Inflate-A-Bulls and how to use them

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Epic Games have added another disguise to Fortnite Season 8 following the v17.10 update, and they’re called Inflate-A-Bulls.

If you ever wanted to tip-toe around the Fortnite world hidden in a cow costume, well, now is your chance!

On July 13, 2021, Epic posted a new update on their official live blog, confirming the Inflate-A-Bull has been added to the game.

Now, you’re going to need to know how to use it, and where to find them – because they look like a lot of fun.

How to use Fortnite Inflate-A-Bull

Fortnite Inflate-A-Bulls can be attached to your back and can be – shock horror – inflated to bounce or roll away from dangerous scenarios.

Essentially, they may save your life during close gunfights.

Quick tips!

Even if a player shoots your way and pops the inflatable, you will be protected from the damage.

Epic have also released a quick tip for players to follow as well, to get the most out of this strange disguise. They posted: “Tip: Rolling downhill with an Inflate-A-Bull is a LOT faster than just running downhill”.

Where to find Fortnite Inflate-A-Bull

These pesky disguises can be found in two ways: IO Chests and normal Chests.

Guarantee yourself one of these items at this location, where Rick Sanchez will wait for you.

However, there is one NPC on the Fortnite island selling these as well – Rick Sanchez. For those who don’t know, Sanchez can be found at the IO Base east of Weeping Woods (seen above).

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Fortnite LeBron James skin: Release date, price, trailer & more

A LeBron James Fortnite skin is reportedly being added to the game during the next update, and he will come with exclusive quests.

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NBA superstar LeBron James has officially joined Fortnite’s ICON Series skin set, with two outfits coming to the Fortnite Item Shop.

During the first day of the Epic Games vs. Apple trial, multiple planned or scrapped Fortnite crossovers had been leaked. The crossover information came from a Quarterly Business Review document for Epic Games. Among these leaks were planned crossovers with Naruto, Metroid, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, and more.

A crossover with LeBron James was also found in the court documents. The still image of LeBron James included the Icon Series logo. Players assumed a LeBron James Fortnite skin would be released during the Fortnite x NBA The Crossover event, but a set of customizable skins was released instead.

Epic Games put rumors to bed with an announcement on their official blog page on July 12, confirming the date NBA’s MVP would be arriving in the world-famous Battle Royale.

He joins a list of celebrities to now have their own character in-game, including Marshmello, Ninja, Loserfruit, and more.

When is Fortnite’s LeBron James skin coming out?

Here’s a first look at both of LeBron James’ Fortnite skins.

On July 14, 2021, LeBron James will be given his very own Fortnite Battle Royale skin, as part of the ICON Series.

How much is Fortnite’s LeBron James skin?

Fortnite ICON Series skins usually cost around 1,500 V-Bucks individually, with a price point of between 2,500 or 3,000 V-Bucks for the full bundle.

What does the King James Gear Bundle include?

  • The Lion Pickaxe 
  • Wingspan Glider
  • Quiet the competition with LeBron’s emphatic on-the-court celebration, The Silencer. 

A new trailer dropped as part of the announcement, too, as seen below.

Fortnite LeBron James skin trailer

Leaks

A number of these details were revealed before Epic Games had the chance to do a full press release, too.

ShiinaBR on Twitter was the first to break the news stating: “LEBRON JAMES WILL BE THE NEXT ICON SERIES SKIN.”

HYPEX quote retweeted Shiina’s announcement with more information. They stated that the LeBron James Fortnite skin will come with an exclusive quest line called King’s Bling.

And now LeBron James will be added to the game right before the release of Space Jam: A New Legacy.

For basketball fans, this is an exciting addition to Fortnite. Not only can players equip their own custom basketball skins, but now they can play as one of the greatest to ever play the game of basketball. Let us know down below if you are excited about the collab and if you plan to purchase the LeBron James Fortnite skin.

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