All Fortnite bosses in Chapter 5 Season 1 & how to defeat them

Rishabh Sabarwal
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Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 1 brings five powerful bosses to the island that pose a challenge to players attempting to infiltrate vaults. If you’re wondering where to find them or how to defeat them all, here’s a guide to help you do that easily.

Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 1 brings the action-packed Battle Royale adrenaline back to the game with a faction-themed season, similar to Last Resort, Resistance, and Top Secret. The current season requires you to choose a side between The Underground and The Society and rescue the missing Peely.

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Members of The Society have taken over several POIs around the Fortnite map and are withholding mod benches inside vaults while wielding some powerful guns in the game. To access the vaults in these POIs, players must obtain a Society Medallion by defeating a boss.

The latest season adds five bosses to the island: Valeria, Montague, Nisha, Oscar, and Peter Griffin. These must be defeated to obtain mythic weapons and Society Medallions to gain additional gameplay advantage.

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Players can get Society Medallions by defeating bosses in the game.

If you haven’t yet located and defeated all the bosses on the map in Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 1, here is a comprehensive guide to assist you.

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All Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 1 bosses locations

The bosses in Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 1 can be found at Reckless Railways, Lavish Lair, Snooty Steppes, Fencing Fields, and Grand Glacier. Here’s a map with all the locations marked with the icon of the boss you’ll find at each of the five POIs.

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Location of bosses in Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 1.

If you’re wondering how you can easily defeat each boss and the location of the vaults in each POI, we’ve got you covered right here.

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How to defeat Valeria boss in Fortnite

Valeria is the newest character introduced in Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 1 and is a member of The Society. She’s a lethal boss who roams the Reckless Railways POI and is also a featured Battle Pass skin this season.

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Valeria roams in the building around Reckless Railways station.

You can locate Valeria inside the house with the red roof, opposite the Reckless Railways station which will be guarded by cameras, turrets, and guards. Make sure you’re stacked with weapons and heals in your inventory before you proceed.

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As soon as the cameras and the guards spot you, they will rain fire upon you and follow you if you try to move around the area. Once you spot Valeria, keep firing at the boss and break her shield. For a while, she will emote and regenerate her shield at which the boss will get more aggressive than before in their attack.

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The Reckless Railways vault is located in the basement down the red stairs.

Maintain your distance and eliminate all guards before you finish her to secure her Mythic Hyper SMG and the Society Medallion. Once eliminated, head down the red stairs in the building down to the basement level until you locate the vault. Open the vault using your medallion and enjoy the loot.

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How to defeat Nisha boss in Fortnite

Nisha is a fencing expert and a member of the society in the new Fortnite season. She’s also a formidable boss who roams the Fencing Fields POI and is featured in the Chapter 5 Season 1 Battle Pass.

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The Nisha boss roams inside the largest building at Fencing Fields.

To reach and defeat the boss, you must first land on top of the largest building in Fencing Fields and loot weapons from any chests you may find. Make sure to be stacked with lots of ammo and consumables to stay alive during the confrontation with Nisha.

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As soon as you alert a camera or a guard, Nisha will start firing at you using her lethal Striker AR. Maintain a distance while shooting at her and break her shield once. As soon as she’s done regenerating her shield, start firing again and eliminate any guards in the way.

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The Fencing Fields vault is located in the basement of the barn house.

Upon elimination, the NPC boss will leave a Society Medallion and a Mythic Striker AR for your use in the match. The vault is located in the basement level of the Barn house located right next to the main building in Fencing Fields.

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How to defeat Peter Griffin boss in Fortnite

A jacked-up version of Peter Griffin from the hit TV show Family Guy has finally made it to Fortnite after a long wait. However, the good guy has teamed up with The Society and is now a formidable boss roaming Snooty Steppes, alongside his Battle Pass feature this season.

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The Peter Griffin boss roams inside the main building in Snooty Steppes.

To encounter the boss, land on top of the Snooty Steppes mansion and loot weapons and consumables. As you make your way downstairs, Peter and his guards will be waiting for you on the ground floor and will commence fire as soon as you’re spotted.

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As Peter wields a Mythic Hammer Pump Shotgun, it’s best you attack him from a distance and damage any guards nearby. Once you break his shield, he’ll do a dancing emote and regenerate the damaged shield level. As soon as he does that, start firing at him again and eliminate him.

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The Snooty Steppes vault is located at the bottom-most level of the main building.

As soon as he’s eliminated, he’ll do the iconic “falling down the stairs” action and drop a Society Medallion and the Mythic pump. Now all you need to do is head to the basement level of the same building to locate the vault and enjoy the free loot.

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How to defeat Montague boss in Fortnite

Montague is the leader of The Society and resembles bosses like Midas, and The Ageless from previous Fortnite seasons. He’s a formidable boss who roams inside the Grand Glacier mansion and is a Battle Pass skin with a transform emote.

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The Montague boss roams inside the Grand Glacier mansion.

All you need to do to locate Montague is to land on top of the Grand Glacier mansion and loot all the weapons and consumables you can find around the area. Once you have a stacked loadout, peek through the roof and start shooting at the boss who is standing atop the mansion stairs.

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Keep attacking the boss until they regenerate their shield back until you’ve eliminated all guards and have a clean shot at finishing them. Once you have your chance, get closer to Montague and eliminate the boss with a shotgun or an SMG.

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The Grand Glacier vault is located in the basement of the mansion.

When eliminated, Montague will drop a Society Medallion and a Mythic Enforcer AR which is one of the best long-range weapons currently in the game. The vault in the POI is located at the basement level of the mansion where you can enjoy free loot once unlocked with the medallion.

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How to defeat Oscar boss in Fortnite

Oscar is one of the toughest bosses to fight in Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 1 as he wields the most powerful gun in the game. They can be found roaming the Lavish Lair POI and are also heavy boss featured in this season’s Battle Pass.

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The Oscar boss roams inside the greenhouse at Lavish Lair.

To locate and defeat Oscar, land on top of the Lavish Lair mansion and loot the entire building which is filled with weapons and consumables. Once done, head to the greenhouse next to the mansion where you’ll find Oscar roaming the area.

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Since he wields a Shotgun and throws Cluster Clingers at you, maintain a safe distance from him and begin eliminating guards and damaging the boss with your weapons. Wait for the boss’ shield to regenerate and damage him further from a distance to ultimately eliminate him.

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The Lavish Lair vault is located beneath the greenhouse at the POI.

As soon as Oscar is eliminated, they’ll drop the powerful Mythic Frenzy Auto Shotgun and a Society Medallion. Grab the medallion and head outside the greenhouse, then climb down the stairs to locate the vault entrance. Open the vault using the medallion and enjoy the free loot.

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So there you have it – that’s all you need to know about all bosses and how to defeat them in Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 1. Check out some more guides below:

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About The Author

Rishabh is a Games Writer at Dexerto. He holds a degree in multimedia with a specialization in VFX and game design, and an additional diploma in Cinema. In his spare time, the Indian national enjoys playing games such as Fortnite, Roblox and Call of Duty Warzone. He's a specialist in Roblox and Fortnite as well. You can contact Rishabh at: rishabhsabarwal@dexerto.com