Everything that is happening in Fortnite this week

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It feels crazy to say, but we're now 8 weeks through Season 7 of Fortnite Chapter 2. This week is unlikely to be the busiest in recent memory, but there are things to look forward to.

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Below, we'll run you though everything that's happening in the world of Fortnite this week, Season 7 Week 8.

Fortnite Week 8 Challenges


When the 17.20 update released last week, the challenges for the upcoming few weeks leaked ahead of time.

The Legendary quests will go live on Wednesday and the Epic ones will go live on Thursday, both at 3pm BST.

You can check them all out below.

Legendary Quests

  • Get Sloane's orders from a Payphone (1) - 15,000 XP
  • Collect access card from IO guard (1) - 45,000 XP
  • Plant wiretraps at different key locations (3) - 30,000 XP
  • Interact with IO operative's computer (1) - 30,000 XP
  • Mindwipe Bunker Jonesy, Swamp Stalker, or Human Bill (1) - 30,000 XP
  • Converse with characters to identify an Infiltrator (5) - 30,000 XP

Epic Quests

  • Use shield potions in a single match (4)
  • Collect building resources (750)
  • Visit Coral Cove, Base Camp Golf, and Unremarkable Shack (3)
  • Build structures (25)
  • Complete bounties from bounty boards (3)
  • Ignite enemy players or enemy player structures (15)
  • Emote in front of a camera at Believer Beach or Lazy Lake (1)

All of the quests above grant you with 30,000 XP for completing them.

Also, don't forget that there will be another round of Alien Artifacts to collect this week. We'll detail the locations for you as soon as we can.

August Crew Pack Reveal

Something else that we expect to see revealed this week is the August Crew Pack and skin.

Last month saw a pretty exciting one - Loki from the Marvel Universe to celebrate the release of the Loki show on Disney Plus - so hopefully August's will be just as cool.

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With the pack set to release at the weekend or early next week, we should see the new pack revealed in just a few days.


Update 17.30

It's also time to start looking forward to the next update of Season 7. There hasn't been many this season, but we should be back to the regular schedule now.

If we're back to an update every two weeks, we should start hearing details on 17.30 over the coming days, with it releasing early next week.

We'll keep you up to date with all the details as and when we can.