Fortnite Week 8 Challenge Guide: Using a Launcher from Guardian Towers

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We might be about halfway through the current season, but there's still a new set of challenges to complete for Fortnite Season 6 Week 8.

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The new challenges are due to go live at around 09:00 EST / 14:00 BST on May 6th and we have everything you need to know about using a Launcher from one of the five Guardian Towers.

GUIDE - Use launcher from Guardian Towers

The Spire is a new location in Chapter 2 Season 6 and there are also five Guardian Towers dotted around the map.

You can check out their locations on the map below.

Fortnite Season 6 Week 8 Guardian Tower Locations
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To complete this, head to one of the five Guardian Tower locations, then walk up the ramp to the top of it.

From here you will see an area with a purple glow, walk over it and you will launch into the air and can use your glider redeploy to travel far across the map.

Fortnite Season 6 Week 8 Guardian Tower
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Fortnite Season 6 Week 8 Challenges

The 16.30 update is currently out in Fortnite season 6, with week 7 challenges out now!

Looking ahead, though, the Week 8 challenges have been revealed, thanks to iFireMonkey on Twitter. You can check them out below.


Season 6 week 8 Epic Quests

Looks like week 8 epic quests are relatively straightforward, check out the list below!


All Epic Quests grant 24,000 XP, we'll add individual guides to the challenges once they are live.

Season 6 week 8 Legendary Quests

  • Destroy Structures with fire (100, 200, 300, 400, 500)

The first task grants you 35,000 XP with the next four granting 24,500 XP.