14 Nov 2020 2:55 PM +00:00

Fortnite XP Xtravaganza Week 2: Shoot A Gas Can Thrown By A Teammate Before It Hits The Ground Guide

Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 4 is in full swing with about 4 weeks left before the season ends.

Season 4 began on August 27th and was originally due to end on November 30th, but now has been delayed until December 3rd.

To keep players occupied now that the 10 weeks of challenges are out, Epic Games have released the XP Xtravaganza challenges.

XP Xtravaganza Challenges Week 2

In previous seasons Epic Games have released Overtime Challenges to keep players occupied and still playing the game while they wait for the next season.

The XP Xtravaganza challenges have been released and the first set are labelled as week 1, meaning we will likely see new ones added every week for the next 3-4 weeks before the end of Chapter 2 Season 4.

All of the challenges are team challenges, meaning that if any members of your party do something that works towards it then it will count for you too.


Additionally, all but one are in stages, meaning once you complete a challenge another part will appear.

Overall this gives players a total of 13 challenges to complete.

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The challenges are:

Deal damage with Shotguns (20,000 XP each stage)

  • Stage 1/3 Deal 1,000 damage
  • Stage 2/3 Deal 2,500 damage 
  • Stage 3/3 Deal 5,000 damage

Eliminate 7 Opponents (20,000 XP each stage)

  • Stage 1/3: With Common Weapons
  • Stage 2/3: With Rare Weapons
  • Stage 3/3: With Epic Weapons

Damage opponents using Choppa’s blades (20,000 XP each stage)

  • Stage 1/3: Deal 50 damage
  • Stage 2/3: Deal 150 damage
  • Stage 3/3: Deal 250 damage

Catch fish (20,000 XP each stage)

  • Stage 1/3: 10 times
  • Stage 2/3: 10 times with a Pro Fishing Rod
  • Stage 3/3: 10 times with Explosives

Shoot a gas can thrown by a teammate before it hits the ground (50,000 XP)

That means that the upcoming challenges offer 290,000 XP!

Shoot A Gas Can Thrown By A Teammate Before It Hits The Ground

Gas cans and cars were introduced during Chapter 2 Season 3.

Gas Cans can be used to refuel cars, but they can also be destroyed which causes a big explosion.

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PULL!: Gas Cans explode when shot at.

To complete the challenge you need to be in any team based mode, Duos/Squads etc.

You need your partner to grab a Gas Can and then throw it.

While it is still in the air you need to shoot it to cause it to explode.

This challenge is worth 50,000XP.

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