Fortnite’s Operation Snowdown update continues with another challenge for players.
As part of the Operation Snowdown event, players get daily challenges to get free cosmetic rewards. Today we’ll be destroying hidden Nutcracker Statues across the map.
The Statues will be scattered around the map in several POI’s, including the Snowmando Outposts that were added recently with the Operation update.
You can see all the SNowmand Outpost locations in the handy map, provided below. Please note that Snowmando Posts do not spawn in every spot in each game of Team Rumble, so you should stick to consistent POI’s first to get these challenges done fast.
The locations for the Nutcrackers are as follows:
- South of Holly Hedges
- East of Slurpy Swamp
- South of Catty Corner ( New Snowmando Post)
- South of Steamy Stacks (Near the stream)
- West of Pleasant Park
All of the POI’s will have two or three nutcrackers to break, so be vigilant while hunting all of them down. The best strategy is to land south of Holly Hedges and rotate around the map for the rest of the nutcrackers.
Finding a vehicle will make this process much faster, just make sure to avoid enemies when possible. Ideally, you can drop into a game of Team Rumble to do this challenge fast since you’ll have teammates.
When you finish, you’ll be rewarded with the exclusive and adorable Snowmando back bling. You’ll unlock the accompanying skin after the event on January 5, 2020.
For additional event guides, be sure to stay tuned as more unlock. If you haven’t located all of the Holiday Tree Locations, you can do that by clicking here.
How to get Fortnite Ariana Grande Icon Series skin
Ariana Grande is the next personality to get a Fortnite Icon Series skin for her upcoming Rift Tour concert event, and here is how you can get this outfit.
The Fortnite Rift Tour event will see the musical superstar Ariana Grande perform her own concert in the popular game and will also see her own Icon Series skin become available for players to add to their collections.
This will be the latest concert event to take place in the high-profile game with Marshmellow and Travis Scott, having been previous musical artists to perform a show inside of Fortnite.
As with the Marshmallow and Travis Scott concert events, players will be able to get a Fortnite Ariana Grande skin as the latest new item for the Icon Series collection that recently added LeBron James and World Cup champion Bugha.
With this in mind, here is everything you need to know to get the Fortnite Ariana Grande skin.
How to get Fortnite Ariana Grande skin
Players will be able to acquire this new Icon Series skin and all of her other Icon Series cosmetic items beginning on August 4, 2021.
These highly-anticipated cosmetic items will become available for players to purchase in the game’s store starting at 5 PM PST/ 7 PM CST/ 8 PM EST.
The official price for this skin has not yet been revealed but is likely to be the same as other Icon Series outfits, which have been 1,500 V-Bucks.
We will update this piece with the official price for the Fortnite Ariana Grande skin when it is revealed to the community on August 4, 2021.
There is no doubt that plenty of fans will be more than excited to add this new outfit to their character’s collection and enjoy everything that the Rift Tour event has to offer, playing with the newest personality to join the Icon Series.
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Fortnite Rift Tour event: Show time schedule, quests, rewards & more
The Fortnite Rift Tour event will bring a ton of musical excitement to the popular game, and we have everything you need to know covered.
The Fortnite Rift Tour has been officially revealed, and we have all of the details currently known about this event covered for you, including the start date and Ariana Grande skin.
Now, the Fortnite Rift Tour will put on a selection of musical shows that will potentially bring Ariana Grande into the high-profile game for what are expected to be some very entertaining experiences.
Here is everything you need to know about the Fortnite Rift Tour.
Fortnite Rift Tour show time schedule
According to the Fortnite Rift Tour official description, players will “take a musical journey into magical new realities where Fortnite and a record-breaking superstar collide.” The mysterious countdown timer seems to be pointing towards this event.
The community will experience all of the action from this series of events beginning on August 6. The shows will then continue until August 8, meaning that players will have a couple of days to enjoy everything that this event will be offering.
Here’s the complete scheduled concert time:
- The Americas: 6 August (6PM EDT)
- Global: 7 August (1PM EDT)
- Asia & Oceania: 8 August (12AM EDT)
- EU & ME: 8 August (10AM EDT)
- The Americas: 8 August (6PM EDT)
If you’re unable to watch this in your region or timezone, then you can change your Matchmaking Region under Settings.
How to watch Fortnite Rift Tour Ariana Grande concert
Ariana Grande will be having a concert event in the same way that Travis Scott previously did as the main attraction of this musical event for the popular game. Players will be able to get the new Ariana Grande Icon Series skin starting on August 4, 2021, at 5 PM PST /7 PM CST/8 PM EST.
If you want to catch Fortnite’s new concert event, then you’ll need to log into the game ahead of the scheduled event time. You’ll then see the playlist for the Rift Tour about 30 minutes before the event.
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You have the option to ‘save the date’ by going to the Rift Tour section of the Fortnite lobby. This will inform you of the event’s starting time and will also let you know which of your friends are attending.
If you cannot play during the event, you’ll still be able to catch the concert when different Fortnite players stream it live online. We’ll be sure to update this article with some Twitch and YouTube streams here when the event arrives.
Quests and Rewards
While the event itself is kicking off on August 6, players will earn rewards from the event by completing various in-game quests.
You can find all of the Fortnite Rift Tour quests and rewards for the event below:
- Interact with the Rift Tour posters
- Use an Alien Hologram Pad on top of the party UFO
- Save the Date in the Rift Tour tab and play a match
- Attend the Rift Tour
How to get Fortnite Cuddly Cloudcruiser umbrella
Players will also be able to get the Cuddly Cloudcruiser umbrella by attending any of the shows during the Fortnite Rift Tour event, with the first show starting at 3 PM PST /5 PM CST/6 PM EST on August 6, 2021.
We will continue to update this hub with all of the latest information about the Rift Tour when it becomes available. Aside from this event, August also has a brand new Fortnite Crew pack for you to unlock.
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Fortnite Ariana Grande concert leaks: Start date, skins, prices & more
A new Ariana Grande skin and concert event has been leaked for Fortnite Season 7, and here’s everything we know about it.
Fortnite Season 7’s Rift Tour event is officially on the way, with leaks claiming that singer and actress Ariana Grande will host her own concert, and have an ICON Series skin. Here’s everything we know about the event, including the start date.
Fortnite has seen several in-game events such as the Cosmic Summer Celebration, Rainbow Royale event, and even a Travis Scott concert. Now, it seems that another concert event will be coming to the game.
After days of leaks, Epic Games officially announced the Rift Tour, a special event that will run from August 6 – 8, which the hame’s developers say will transport players to “magical new realities where Fortnite and a record-breaking superstar collide.”
When is the Fortnite Rift Tour Ariana Grande concert?
While Epic Games haven’t officially confirmed that it’s Ariana Grande who will be performing this weekend, leaks and data mines have pretty much guaranteed that it’s the ‘7 rings’ singer.
According to the Rift Tour tab inside the game, there will be five performances across two days, starting on August 6 with the Americas, and a global concert on August 7. You can view the full schedule below.
Fortnite Ariana Grande skin
Ariana Grande gave fans a first look at her official skin on Sunday, August 1, uploading a video of it in-game to her official Instagram page.
The character features her signature ponytail, and an outfit that appears to be made out of Zero Point crystals.
How much will the Fortnite Ariana Grande skin cost?
When Travis Scott came to Fortnite as a new skin, he was available as part of the battle royale’s ICON Series. The Ariana Grande skin will probably be released through the same means.
There will also be other cosmetics that arrive as part of the concert event, but details regarding all of this have been scarce. So we don’t know the exact price for these items, but we expect them to cost the same as previous Icon Series cosmetic sets.
With Season 8 set to start in September, the Ariana Grande concert event might be a fantastic way to make the final month of Season 7 more memorable. So far, Epic Games have been keeping it under wraps.
We’ll keep checking for more news regarding this and will be sure to update this article as we learn more. Stay tuned to Charlie INTEL for updates, and check out how to complete all the Ferrari challenges in Fortnite.
Image credits: Wikimedia Commons / Epic Games
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