Fortnitemares Halloween Event Patch Notes: New Weapons, Skins, Quests, and More
Fortnite is celebrating Halloween with the return of Fortnitemares, a spooky event that brings new weapons, skins, quests, and more to the game. Fortnitemares 2023 is live from October 10 to November 2, and it features a lot of exciting content for players to enjoy. Here are the main highlights of the event:
New Weapons and Items
Fortnitemares 2023 introduces two new weapons and brings back some items from previous events. The new weapons are:
- Wood Stake Shotgun: A shotgun that is effective against Kado Thorne, the vampire boss that haunts the Eclipsed Estate. You can find this weapon on the ground, in regular chests, rare chests, and holo chests.
- Thorne’s Vampiric Blade: A mythic blade that you can only obtain by defeating Kado Thorne. It restores health while causing damage to opponents.
The returning items are:
- Pumpkin Launcher: The classic rocket launcher is reskinned as a pumpkin launcher.
- Witch Broom: One of the best mobility items in Fortnite, which allows you to soar into the sky and cancel the flying animation to drop on unsuspecting enemies.
- Sanguine Sweets: Candy that gives you different effects depending on the type. You can find candy corn, peppermints, hop drops, and jelly beans in candy buckets and other areas.
Scyan – FN Lore shared a post on Twitter:
What is your Most Favorite Fortnite Halloween event? (FORTNITEMARES) hopefully new one be banger!
My favorite is S8 ch2 EASILY. That one was PEAKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK pic.twitter.com/z1PwxdNF7h
— Scyan – FN Lore (@ScyanYT) October 9, 2023
New Skins and Collaborations
Fortnitemares 2023 also brings some new skins and collaborations to Fortnite. Some of the most notable ones are:
- Michael Myers: The iconic killer from the Halloween movie series is coming to Fortnite with his own outfit.
- Alan Wake: The protagonist of the Alan Wake video game series is also joining Fortnite with his own outfit.
- Jack Skellington: The king of Halloween Town from Disney’s The Nightmare Before Christmas is coming to Fortnite with his outfit, back bling, pickaxe, glider, emotes, and more.
Apart from these characters, there are also some other new skins such as Seth Bogstick, Phantom Meowscles, Festival Phaedra, and more.
If you are interested to know information about other games. So you can check the links below:
- Halo Infinite Season 5 Brings New Maps and Modes
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New Quests and Rewards
Fortnitemares 2023 also offers various quests and rewards for players to complete and earn. There are different types of quests such as:
- Horde Rush Quests: These are quests that are related to the Horde Rush mode, a limited-time mode where you have to survive waves of zombies with your team. You can earn XP and cosmetic items by completing these quests.
- Thorne Quests: These are quests that are related to Kado Thorne, the vampire boss that lurks in the Eclipsed Estate. You can earn XP and cosmetic items by completing these quests.
- General Quests: These are quests that are related to various aspects of Fortnitemares 2023 such as using candy, visiting haunted locations, eliminating opponents with specific weapons, and more. You can earn XP and cosmetic items by completing these quests.
Some of the rewards that you can get by completing Fortnitemares 2023 quests are:
- Bat Royale Back Bling and a Cat Banner Icon for completing 5 quests.
- Sweet! Emote, Phantasmic Fall Contrail, and Hypno-Bat Spray for completing 15 quests.
- Revenant Rider Glider, Within the Sanctum Loading Screen, and Rise of the Revenant Lobby Track for completing 25 quests.
Fortnitemares 2023 is a fun and festive event that adds a lot of new content to Fortnite. There is something for everyone in this event, whether you want to try out new weaponry, dress up as your favourite character, or finish difficult tasks. Be sure to participate before the event concludes on November 2.