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 challenges and Battle Pass available
- A number of other new additions are here as well, including an airplane and envelopes
Fortnite Season 7 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 instantly get the Zenith and Lynx progressive outfits.
New areas like Frosty Flights and Polar Peak are in the game, you can take flight in Stormwing planes, and of course there are a lot 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 this week’s free challenges:
Pick up an item of each rarity.
Dance in seven different forbidden places.
Play five matches with at least one elimination.
Battle Pass challenges for the first week:
Step 1 – Dance on Top of an RV Crown
Step 2 – Dance on a Metal Turtle
Step 3 – Dance on a Submarine
Deals 500 head damage to opponents
Stage 1 – Search for five ammo boxes in a single match
Eliminate opponents in five different named locations
One of the new additions is the Stormwing plane, letting you take to the skies of Fortnite
How to complete Fortnite challenges
Reddit user thesquatingdog has created a fantastic all-inclusive cheat sheet to help you complete this week’s challenges.
It contains all the hidden places where you need to dance and reminds you what all the challenges are.
You can find the cheat sheet here.
Remember, make sure you complete the match you complete the challenges in just to make sure they are over.
Wraps are also new to the game and will change the look of your vehicles and weapons
Fortnite Season 7 patch notes
In addition to the new Battle Pass and new locations on the map, a new mode called Creative is here. Epic says you can “imagine, build and fight like never before”.
Battle Pass owners get access to their own Creative Island for a week, then everyone else will get it on December 13.
Another new addition is wraps, which change the visuals of your vehicles and weapons.
There are also a number of minor UI and performance upgrades for Fortnite servers. You can find the full list of Fortnite Season 7 patch notes on the Epic Games website.