Fortnite’s Halloween-themed event “Fortnitemares” has officially begun in Season 8, with new spooky-themed game modes, weapons, skins, and even the next step in the Cubes’ plan.
Fortnite Season 8 has introduced loads of new content for the battle royale, from a brand new Battle Pass to the return of Punchcard Quests.
Epic Games have officially released Fornitemares for Halloween 2021, and thanks to the latest blog, we have all the details on the spooky-themed skins, game modes, weapons, and even the next step in the Cubes’ plan.
Here’s everything you need to know about Fortnitemares 2021.
Players will be able to enjoy everything that the Fortnitemares 2021 event has to offer until November 1, 2021. This means the community will be able to experience all of the spooky excitement for the majority of October.
There will be a featured Fortnitemares section of the playlist menu where players can jump into various Halloween-themed maps, games, and experiences.
Fortnitemares 2021 skins
Fortnitemares 2021 will see the return of fan-favorite Halloween-themed skins in the Fortnite store that players will be able to add to their collections.
There will also be some classic Fortnite skins that will be getting a Fortnitemares 2021 makeover in the in-game store during the event.
Iconic creatures such as Frankenstein’s Monster and The Mummy will also be making their way into the Fortnite store during the Halloween event this month.
Players can track which of the new Fortnitemares 2021 skins are currently available by checking the Epic Games website.
The Boxy and Boxer skins are the first to be in the Item Shop for the Fortnitemares 2021 event, which can be found below:
We will update this piece with the new set of items for the event available in the Fortnite store when they are officially added.
New Fortnite Sideways Dual Fiend Hunters weapon
Players will also find that the Fortnitemares 2021 event has added a new Sideways weapon for Fortnite players to use to defeat their enemies. The Dual Fiend Hunters can now be found on the Fortnite island as ground loot or inside of chests.
These Fortnite Dual Fiend Hunters deal extra damage to Cube Monsters and have a faster fire rate than the Crossbow.
Shortnitemares will be various animated shorts focused on ghoulish and sinister themes in the latest set of Short Nites for the popular video game. These Shortnitemares will be showcased in custom-made theaters by Quantum Builds, with each one having its own theater.
There will be even more content releasing for Fortnitemares in the near future, so make sure you stay tuned on Charlie INTEL and this article, as we’ll update this as news is released.
For more Fortnite, check out our article on the Jimmy Neutron skin potentially coming in Fortnite Season 8.
Source: Epic Games
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