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Fortnite Season 5 Battle Pass: Skins, Tier Rewards and Bundles

With Season 5 of Fortnite finally here, take a look at the new Battle Pass, full of new skins, cosmetic items, and more.

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Season 5 of Fortnite Chapter 2 is here and there’s a lot to unpack. Epic Game has given us a look at the Season 5 Battle Pass and the exclusive skins, weapons, banners emotes, and everything else it entails.

Fornite’s Marvel-themed Season 4 has finally come to a close. With the massive battle against Galactus now concluded, it’s time for the game to move on to Season 5, which means there’s a new Battle Pass for us to dig into.

We now know that Season 5 will be Star Wars themed, and the Battle Pass displays this with The Mandalorian standing front and center. There are new skins, emotes, weapons and other fun additions to look forward to.

We’ll go over everything that’s included in Fortnite Season 5 Battle Pass.

How to progress through the Battle Pass

Just like with the previous seasons, you can get through the Battle Pass in one of two main ways. The first is to play Fortnite regularly and grind some serious XP. This is the most obvious option as it rewards you for being good at the game, as you get a nice amount of experience for each match you excel at.

If you want to speed this process up a bit then you can take a crack the weekly challenges. These will give you more XP than you would normally earn in a match, and you can keep up with these activities through our weekly challenge guides.

Playing the game is the cheapest option, but if you’re willing to spend some V-Bucks then you can get the Battle Pass instantly by purchasing it. The base price is 950 V-Bucks, which amounts to of $10. You can also spring for the 2,800 V-Buck bundle that will get you through 25 tiers for $25.

What’s in the Fortnite Season 5 Battle Pass?

We got a good look at what Season 5 has to offer thanks to some early leaks. The Mandalorian and ‘The Child’ have headlined the Battle Pass, and these characters will become available at the very start.

The Disney+ series has received mass acclaim from Star Wars fans, and now you’ll have the opportunity to take on the role of this bounty hunter. The Child will tag along as you walk through the large map and take on anyone foolish enough to get in your way.

The remaining Battle Pass skins are the other six hunters Jonesy called in to help stabilize the Zero Point, all coming with their own unique look, including an anime-style character unlike anything we’ve seen before.

Tiers 1-8

Tiers 9-15

Tiers 16-22

Tiers 23-29

Tiers 30-36

Tiers 37-44

Tiers 45-53

Tiers 54-60

Tiers 61-66

Tiers 67-73

Tiers 74-79

Tiers 80-87

Tiers 88-96

Tiers 97-100

Mando is the very first unlock and as you progress through the tiers, you will get many more skins, emotes, banners and other cosmetics.

What’s your favorite item in the Fortnite Season 5 Battle Pass? Let us know!

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Fortnite Rift Tour event: Schedule, quests, rewards & more

The Fortnite Rift Tour event is going to be bringing a ton of musical excitement to the popular game, and we have everything you need to know covered.

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The Fortnite Rift Tour has been officially revealed, and it will be injecting a great deal of musical excitement into the popular game, and we have all of the details currently known about this Fortnite Rift Tour covered for you.

Events have become one of the main staples of Fortnite, as the fan-favorite game has put on a multitude of awe-inspiring events in the past, with their next set of ones being revealed to be the Fortnite Rift Tour.

This Fortnite Rift Tour will be a selection of musical shows that will bring one of the music industry’s brightest stars into the high-profile game to put on what is expected to be some very entertaining experiences.

With this in mind, here is everything you need to know about the upcoming Fortnite Rift Tour.

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Fortnite Rift Tour Schedule

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.

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.”

Now, it has not yet been revealed who this particular superstar will be for this event.

However, it has been leaked that popular musical star Ariana Grande will be having a concert event in the same way that Travis Scott previously did, so it is highly likely that Ariana Grande is the superstar that will be at the center of this musical event between August 6 and 8.

The mysterious countdown timer in the game also looks to be pointing towards this newly announced event.

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, with the first set of quests starting on July 29. You can find all of the 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
Fortnite Rift Tour Rewards

We will continue to update this hub with all of the latest information about the Rift Tour when it becomes available.

For more Fortnite, check out everything you need to know about the game’s crew pack for August and stay tuned for future news and guides.

Image Credits: Epic Games

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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.

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A brand-new concert event has been leaked for Fortnite Season 7, with singer and actress Ariana Grande set to arrive as a new 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.

Some new leaks revealed the arrival of singer and actress Ariana Grande to the battle royale as a new skin and some other cosmetics during an upcoming in-game concert event.

Singer and actress Ariana Grande

When is the Fortnite Ariana Grande concert?

According to notable Fortnite data miner iFireMonkey, the Ariana concert is currently set to take place on July 31, 2021. The files required for the event will be added when the v17.21 update goes live.

Content creator Ali-A has a theory that the recent influx of Pride cosmetics, the Rainbow Royale, and Ariana Grande concert are all connected, as the singer is performing at a Pride event in August.

Other leaks suggest that the Epic Games staff have already conducted a test launch for the in-game concert, so this release date is likely accurate. 

However, reputable Fortnite data miner and leaker HYPEX posted on July 29 that the Ariana Grande Fortnite concert is set to take place on August 6, 7, and 8.

With the official announcement of the Rift Tour musical event for the game on July 29 stating that it will be taking place on August 6 through the 8, these dates look to be when this highly-anticipated concert is taking place.

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.

In that case, the skin will cost around 1,500 V-Bucks. This is the same price set for recent ICON Series skins like World Cup winner Bugha and NBA superstar Lebron James.

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.

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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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How to get Fortnite Bloodsport skin from Suicide Squad

Bloodsport is the newest DC Comics character to become a playable Fortnite skin in celebration of the new Suicide Squad movie.

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Bloodsport is one of the characters starring in the new Suicide Squad movie, and Fortnite players will soon be able to get a new skin inspired by the DC Comics character.

One of the reasons Fortnite has become one of the most popular video games globally is the vast array of cosmetic items that players can acquire and use to customize their characters when playing.

The past year has seen Fortnite add a treasure trove of cosmetic items from the likes of Marvel and DC, with players having the ability to play as characters like Batman and Iron Man.

With the upcoming arrival of the new Suicide Squad movie in August, Epic Games recently revealed that one of the movie’s characters would be making his arrival in the fan-favorite game with the news that a Fortnite Bloodsport skin is officially coming very soon, and we have everything you need to know to get the Fortnite Bloodsport skin covered for you.

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How to get Fortnite Bloodsport skin

Epic Games took to the official Twitter account for the popular game and posted a trailer for the new Fortnite Bloodsport skin, and revealed that it would be arriving in the game’s item shop on August 3, 2021.

This new Fortnite Bloodsport skin will be released at 5 PM PST/ 7 PM CST/ 8 PM EST on August 3rd, so players will have to wait a little bit before they can add this Suicide Squad character to their collections.

An official price for the new Fortnite Bloodsport skin was not announced, but it likely is in the same range as other comic book character outfits added to the game recently. We will update this piece with the official price of this outfit when it is officially revealed to the community.

This particular version of the DC Comics character joins the Suicide Squad in the upcoming film after being imprisoned for injuring Superman with a Kryptonite bullet, so fans of villains will undoubtedly be excited to get their hands on this DC Comics outfit.

For more Fortnite, check out how you can get an access card from an IO Guard to complete one of the latest Season 7 challenges, and stay tuned for future news and guides.

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