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Ninja argues that “more mobility needs to be added” to Fortnite

Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 1 is the least-mobile season since the first-ever Fortnite season. Ninja thinks that it’s time for a change.

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Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 1 is the least-mobile season since the first-ever Fortnite season. Ninja thinks that it’s time for a change.

Epic completely reset the loot pool for Fortnite Chapter 2, which was a welcome change for most players. Loot went a bit crazy over the first ten seasons, so a reset taking us into Chapter 2 was probably the best choice.

Unfortunately, this also meant that Launch Pads, land vehicles, Shockwaves, and all other forms of mobility were vaulted as well. Epic left us with boats, currents, and our own two feet to get around the large and hilly Chapter 2 map.

Ninja, one of the biggest names in Fortnite, thinks that it’s about time for Epic to add some mobility to the game. After four months of running around the map, Ninja thinks it’s time for a little assistance.

It’s interesting to see Ninja talk about Fortnite in this way. In the past, he’s been supportive of Epic’s move toward a simple loot pool. Like many, Ninja understood that Epic would eventually release mobility and inject new life into Fortnite Chapter 2.

Ninja and fellow streamer SypherPK discussed the topic during a match with Reverse2K in late December. Both agreed that Fortnite doesn’t need mobility right now and that resetting the mobility options was positive for the game.

This season is longer than any season in Fortnite history, though. We’re four months in and still, have a month left to go before Season 2 comes out. Running around the map is starting to get old at this point.

It’s understandable that Ninja changed his mind on this topic. More likely than not, he got stuck in a few storms and was wishing for a Quad Crasher or Launch Pad.

We’re most likely going to have to wait for Chapter 2 Season 2 for any mobility, though. Which mobility item would you like to see back in Fortnite? Let us know in the comments.

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How to earn the free Fortnite Crew emote in Season 5

Epic Games are offering players who sign up for the Fortnite Crew membership a free, exclusive emote for a limited time.

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Epic Games is offering players a free emote to go with their Fortnite Crew membership in Fortnite Season 5.

The Fortnite Crew membership is an interesting idea. Players can sign up for the system for $11.99 per month. In return, they receive the Battle Pass, an exclusive cosmetic set, and 1,000 V-Bucks to use as they please.

January 2021 was the second month of the Crew system, and it wasn’t without its speed bumps. Some players logged in on January 1 to see that their Green Arrow skin pack was nowhere to be found.

Even more players had to wait over 2 weeks to receive their V-Bucks for the month. The system is still new, but it’s clear that Epic have some polishing to do.

As a way to throw Fortnite Crew members a bone, Epic are offering a free “Members Only” emote to anyone who signs up for the Crew pack.

You need to sign up for a Fortnite Crew membership and log into Fortnite before February 15. This timing means that non-members can wait and see what the February cosmetic pack holds before committing.

The Crew membership, when it’s working, is a good deal for dedicated Fortnite players who want to get the most bang for their buck. An exclusive skin, pickaxe, back bling, and 1,000 V-Bucks is well worth the $11.99 price tag.

We’ll let you know when we learn more about the February Fortnite Crew pack. Until then, enjoy Season 5.

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All XP Coin locations for Fortnite Season 5 Week 7

XP Coins have finally returned to Fortnite Season 5. Here’s where you can find all of them as of Season 5 Week 7.

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XP Coins have returned to Fortnite Season 5. Here’s where to find all of them as of Season 5 Week 7.

Fortnite Season 5 is offering players a plethora of ways to earn XP and rank up through the Battle Pass. The most recently-added XP-gathering method is through the XP Coins.

Most players will remember XP Coins from the past few seasons. They seemed to be everywhere back then, but they were removed at the start of the season.

Ahead, we’ll give you a map of all the XP coin locations. We’ll make sure to update you as more XP Coins are added to the map.

Fortnite XP Coin locations

XP coins are scattered all across the map. You can find them from Catty Corner to Stealthy Stronghold. Here’s a map of all of the available XP Coins, so far.

We’ll keep this post updated as more XP coins become available. You’ll need to reach level 250 to unlock all of the enlightened skins in Season 5, so finding these will be well worth your time.

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Fortnite Season 5 Week 7 challenge guide

The Fortnite Season 5 Week 7 challenges are here. Take a look at how to complete all of them in this challenge guide.

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Fortnite Season 5 Week 7 is here. Take a look at all of the challenges and how to complete them.

Fortnite Season 5 is chugging along, but there’s still about two months left. The holiday break extended the latest season, so there’s still plenty of time to make your way through the Battle Pass.

The Week 7 challenges are relatively straightforward, with most of them able to be completed without too much effort.

A couple of these challenges will have you searching the same area in Slurpy Swamp, so a favorable bus path in Team Rumble will allow you to complete them in one shot. Here’s what you’ll need to do.

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Fortnite Season 5 Week 7 challenges

The good news in the Week 7 challenges is that all of them can be completed in Team Rumble. We have a separate article detailing the locations of Books in Holly Hedges and Sweaty Sands. You can find that here.

The Legendary challenge requires players to deal damage to opponents in Vehicles. This one is going to be a headache, as there’s no way to force another player to be inside of a car or boat when you shoot them.

Hopefully, you can get into a game of Team Rumble with like-minded enemies – sitting in Motorboats and trading shots with you. If not, it’s going to take some serious gaming to finish this one. Good luck!

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