A few major map changes have arrived in Fortnite Chapter 2, Season 6, which means that there are brand new locations for you to land in. Here are the best ones on the island.
Fortnite Chapter 2, Season 6 has brought a plethora of exciting new content for fans to enjoy. This includes various new weapons, challenges, and brand-new Battle Pass to progress through. Fortnite Island has also received some map changes.
These map changes include the addition of new areas like Colossal Crops, Boney Burbs, and The Spire that has replaced the Zero Point from Season 5. We’ll go over the five best places to land on in Fortnite Season 6.
The Primal Season of Fortnite combines the new areas with classic locations Sweaty Sands, which is the POI with the most chest spawns on The Island. Your best chance is to search the tallest building on the East side of the area.
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The best part is that this area often has relatively low player traffic, so you’ll encounter less danger when visiting. If you do find yourself overwhelmed by enemies, you can use the nearby water or vehicles to escape.
The Zero Point used to be the center of the map in Season 5, but it is now enclosed in a tower called The Spire, which is one of the new additions in the latest update. This is also where you can get yourself the Mythic Primal Shotgun.
The buildings around the base of the tower contain plenty of loot for you to collect, but you’ll face intense competition from your opponents. Since it’s a new area, other players will be visiting it frequently.
If you want to gain an advantage over them, then we recommend going to the top of the tower to start picking them off. You’ll be at a great vantage point from which you can observe the other players’ movements.
Dirty Docks is one of the richest spots on the map, in terms of chests. This hasn’t changed in Fortnite Season 6, as you can look through 28 chests for weapons, which will help you early on in the match.
You can also find materials to farm for the game’s new crafting system. Not many players visit this area, and there are various vehicles that you can use to rotate towards another part of the map after you’re done looting.
The reason we recommend landing at this spot is because of the different benefits that it offers you. You can visit Compact Cars, and use the Mechanical Gears to upgrade your weapons so that you can improve your chances of victory.
As the name implies, you can find vehicles in this area, and use them to immediately escape if other players start showing up. However, since this is a remote location that’s unmarked on the Fortnite map, we wouldn’t worry about that too much.
The Weeping Woods is filled with wild animals that you can hunt down or tame. You can also enter the cabins, and search them for loot such as weapons and shield potions. Another major draw of this area is its proximity to some Guardian Towers.
You can find six of these on Fortnite Island, and compete with other players to search through chests. After you’ve got your fill of loot, you can enter the woods by using the launch pads.
Keep in mind that Season 6 just started, so Epic Games will likely bring many more changes to the map in the coming months. We could see existing areas changed due to crossovers with other franchises, and special events.
When that happens, we’ll be sure to update this guide accordingly. We’ll also keep you posted about the latest Fortnite Season 6 news, leaks, and guides.
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How to Get Fortnite Batman Zero Point Comic and Rebirth Harley Quinn Skin
The first issue of the Fortnite Batman Zero Point comic is now available, and it includes a way for players to get the Rebirth Harley Quinn skin.
Fans of both Fortnite and DC are sure to be very excited about the official release of the new Batman Zero Point Comic and Rebirth Harley Quinn skin that will allow them to experience one of the newest adventures for the popular characters.
The past couple of seasons of Fortnite has seen Epic Games collaborate with heavyweight comic book entities Marvel and DC to bring all of their fan-favorite characters into the popular video game.
You will probably have a hard time playing a match without seeing the likes of Iron Man or the Flash battling it out.
Now, a brand new collaboration between Epic Games and DC is taking place with the official release of the Batman Zero Point comic that throws the caped crusader into the universe of the battle royale title and its mysterious anomaly.
Players will also have the chance to play as the new Rebirth Harley Quinn skin that is inspired by this new adventure.
How to Get Fortnite Batman Zero Point Comic
Interested individuals will be able to grab a copy at their favorite comic-book stores or online by visiting DC Universe Infinite beginning on April 20, 2021.
Issue #1 will be available in North America, Germany, Italy, Mexico, Brazil, Spain, and the Czech Republic.
Epic Games also stated plans to release the full series in Japan, Korea, and France in the Fall.
This story will be a six-part series with the following issues: May 4, May 18, June 1, June 15, and July 6.
How to Get Rebirth Harley Quinn Skin
Each print issue will contain a code for various items that players can use in-game, with the first one being the newest outfit for DC’s mistress of mayhem.
This outfit will be available in the item shop in June 2021, so players who cannot get a print copy will still have the opportunity to add this outfit to their locker.
It remains to be seen what will unfold from this newest narrative. Still, it is sure to bring plenty of fun and excitement to the community in what is shaping up to be one of the biggest collaborations the battle royale game has undertaken, just like the one with the Tomb Raider Lara Croft.
For more on the popular battle royale, check out this genius trick for off-road tires and stay tuned to Charlie Intel for future news and guides.
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How to find Lara Croft Grappler Bow Location in Fortnite
Check out the location of Lara Croft in Fortnite and how to attain her powerful Grappler Bow that will have you flying around the map.
Season 6 of Fortnite continued the trend of past seasons, with characters from popular video game franchises becoming characters in the high-profile battle royale title. One of these characters is Lara Croft, whose location can be found on the Fortnite map.
Lara Croft is currently one of the non-playable characters that players can find wandering around specific parts of the map with quests players can accept and complete to earn items. One of the biggest perks of finding her location is the ability to get her Grappler Bow for use in your battles.
This previously leaked exotic weapon has been on the minds of the community for some time, so there is no doubt that plenty of players will be making their way to this well-known character to get their hands on this powerful item.
Fortnite Lara Croft Grappler Bow Location
Players who are looking to acquire this exotic weapon will need to head to Stealthy Stronghold. This is where you will find the area where you can purchase this exotic item.
All that you need to do to add it to your inventory is walk and speak with the character who will require you to spend a total of 500 Gold Bars that can be collected through various ways.
Fans of the grapple hook item available in the past will undoubtedly enjoy this new exotic weapon, as it allows you to shoot and fling yourself in the air to make traversal that much faster for you when playing. It will also be a valuable tool for players to use when it comes to gaining the high ground on their enemies, which is always an important tactic when it comes to battles in Fortnite.
Now that you know where the Lara Croft Grappler Bow location is be sure to check out how you can complete all of the Season 6 Week 6 challenges that are now available for the community to tackle. There have also been other exotic weapons leaked for this season, so be sure to stay tuned to Charlie Intel to know when and where you will be able to find them.
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How to complete Fortnite Season 6 Week 6 challenges
Fortnite Season 6 has more weekly challenges for you to complete, so here’s how you can get them done quickly.
The latest batch of Fortnite weekly Quests will be arriving soon, so here’s everything you have to do to earn a ton of XP in Season 6 Week 6.
Fortnite players have the opportunity to earn some extra XP by completing a series of weekly challenges in the Battle Pass. While Week 5’s challenges focused on new features like modding vehicles, things are different in Week 6.
The new challenges mainly revolve around a variety of different tasks like completing bounties, visiting different POIs on the map, and dishing out high amounts of damage with makeshift weapons.
Here’s how you can get these done.
Fortnite Season 6 Week 6 Quests
Thanks to the efforts of some Fortnite leakers, we can see what the Week 6 challenges will be before they go live on Thursday, April 22 at 9am EST/ 2pm BST.
Here’s the full list of Fortnite Season 6 Week 6 Quests:
- Open safes (3)
- Complete bounties (3)
- Reach max shields in different matches (3)
- Stay within 20m of a player for 3 seconds while wearing a prop disguise (3)
- Hit from 50m or greater with a bow (1)
- Complete the swimming time trial at Weeping Woods or Coral Castle (1)
- Visit Fancy View, Rainbow Rentals, and Lockie’s Lighthouse (1)
Turning into a prop is a new addition in Season 6, and you can do it by visiting NPCs that sell this ability. Luckily, you can find many of these around the map, but we recommend heading to Crustina since she has the least amount of player traffic around her.
You can find her in the Pizza Pit just north of Colossal Crops. She’s the giant tomato standing behind the counter. Interact with her, and spend 75 Gold Bars to get the ability. If you don’t have that amount yet then there are various ways to earn it.
You can reach max shields by finding and consuming shield potions in a single match. Then all you need to do is repeat that process during two other matches to complete this Epic Quest.
Fortnite’s v16.20 update brought two new bows to the battle royale, and you can use the Splinter Bow to hit your foe from a distance of 50m or more. This weapon will deal 100 damage to targets, making it a useful tool to have in your inventory
We’ll make a separate guide on completing the swimming time trial at Weeping Woods or Coral Castle once that challenge goes live. Completing each of these Epic Quests will net you 24,000 XP, as usual
There is also a Legendary Quest to complete for extra XP, which requires you to deal damage with makeshift weapons. You can craft these by using mechanical parts, but they deal low damage and hold low ammo, so make each shot count.
The whole challenge consists of five stages, and you’ll get 35,000 XP for completing the first, and 24,500 for the rest. You’ll have a limited time period within which you can complete this Legendary Quest, so be sure to hop to it.
That covers everything for Week 6! We’ll update this article with more information after the challenges go live, so stay tuned!
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