Fornite Season 7 revealed: Challenges, new map areas, forbidden locations and patch notes
- Fortnite Season 7 has arrived with a winter theme and new map locations
- Week 1 challenges are live, with free and Battle Pass challenges available
- A number of other new additions are here too, including a plane and wraps
Season 7 of Fortnite has arrived, just as the Iceberg collides with the island.
With Season 7 comes the new Battle Pass, with over 100 rewards. It’s available in-game for 950 V-Bucks, and you’ll get the Zenith and Lynx progressive outfits instantly.
New areas such as Frosty Flights and Polar Peak are in the game, you can take to the skies in Stormwing planes, and of course, there plenty of new challenges.
Fortnite Season 7 is here, bringing new map locations, new challenges, and a new Battle Pass
Fortnite Season 7 Week 1 Challenges
Here are the free challenges for this week:
Pick up an item of each rarity.
Dance in seven different forbidden locations.
Play five matches with at least one elimination.
Battle Pass challenges for week one:
Stage 1 – Dance on top of a crown of RV’s
Stage 2 – Dance on top of a metal turtle
Stage 3 – Dance on a submarine
Deal 500 headshot damage to opponents
Stage 1 – Search five ammo boxes in a single match
Eliminate opponents in five different Named Locations
One of the new additions is the Stormwing plane, allowing you to take to the skies of Fortnite
How to complete Fortnite challenges
Reddit user thesquatingdog has created a fantastic all inclusive cheat sheet to aid you in completing this week’s challenges.
It’s got all the hidden locations where you have to dance, and keeps you reminded of what all the challenges are.
You can find the cheat sheet here.
Remember, ensure you actually finish the match in which you do the challenges just to make sure they are completed.
Wraps are also new to the game, and will change the look of your vehicles and weapons
Fortnite Season 7 patch notes
As well as new Battle Pass and new map locations, a new mode called Creative is here. Epic says you can ‘Imagine, Build, and Battle like never before.’
Battle Pass owners get access to their own Creative island for one week, and then everyone else will get it on December 13.
Another new addition are Wraps, which change the visuals on your vehicles and weapons.
There are also a number of minor UI and performance upgrades for the Fortnite servers. You can find the full list of Fortnite Season 7 Patch Notes on the Epic Games website.