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Confirmed Fortnite x NFL Streamer Bowl teams – Tfue, Bugha, more

Published: 17/Jan/2020 11:41 Updated: 17/Jan/2020 12:08

by Jacob Hale


Twitch Rivals have officially announced the teams for the upcoming Fortnite Streamer Bowl, with top-level Fortnite players competing alongside some of the NFL’s biggest names in a Super Bowl weekend duos tournament.

The tournament takes place in Miami, the same city as the Super Bowl, on January 30, with 16 duo teams facing off in Epic Games’ hit battle royale title.

With the teams officially announced, each duo will be battling it out for a $500,000 prize pool for a charity of their choice, making the initiative even more worthwhile.

Bugha lifting Fortnite World Cup trophy
Epic Games
Fortnite World Cup solo winner Bugha will be one of 16 players teaming up with an NFL player for the tournament.

The teams are as follows:

  • Kyle ‘Bugha’ Giersdorf and JuJu Smith-Schuster (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • LosPollosTV and Jamal Adams (New York Jets)
  • Mason ‘Symfuhny’ Lanier and D.K. Metcalf (Seattle Seahawks)
  • Ben ‘DrLupo’ Lupo and Keenan Allen (Los Angeles Chargers)
  • Turner ‘Tfue’ Tenney and Kyler Murray (Arizona Cardinals)
  • Nick ‘NICKMERCS’ Kolcheff and Mike Evans (Tampa Bay Buccaneers)
  • Tim ‘TimTheTatman’ Betar and Jonathan Abram (Oakland Raiders)
  • Ryan ‘Chap’ Chaplo and Kyle Van Noy (New England Patriots)
  • Cody ‘Clix’ Conrod and Tarik Cohen (Chicago Bears)
  • Nick ‘NickEh30’ Amyoony and David Morgan (Minnesota Vikings)
  • Malachi ‘Reverse2k’ Greiner and Baker Mayfield (Cleveland Browns)
  • Victor ‘elded’ Calderon and Kenyan Drake (Arizona Cardinals)
  • Aydan ‘Aydan’ Conrad and Kurt Benkert (Atlanta Falcons)
  • Dominick ‘UnknownxArmy’ Green and Avonte Maddox (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • NateHill and Eddie Vanderdoes (Houston Texans)
  • BrookeAB and Eric Ebron (Indianapolis Colts)
Fortnite and NFL Streamer Bowl teams
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The official teams for the Fortnite x NFL Streamer Bowl.

Of course, no players still in Super Bowl contention will be playing at the Streamer Bowl, given the magnitude of their upcoming matches and the fact that they have no choice but to focus purely on their football.

That said, some playoff players will be available, with D.K. Metcalf, Kyle Van Noy, David Morgan, Avonte Maddox, and Eddie Vanderdoes making it to the post-season with their respective teams.

They will be competing alongside some of the greatest names in Fortnite at the Streamer Bowl, so their chances of winning this may be slightly greater than it was of hoisting up the Vince Lombardi trophy.

On the official Streamer Bowl website, there is also a ‘Purple Zone,’ “A video series featuring Twitch & NFL’s biggest competitors.” Although none of the content has been released yet, the players that will be getting their own Purple Zone video are JuJu, DK, Jamal Adams, Mike Evans, Tfue, NICKMERCS, DrLupo, and NickEh30.

The Streamer Bowl kicks off at 3pm PT (6pm EST, 8pm GMT) on January 30, with the format of the tournament yet to be announced. Unlike the Super Bowl, no prolific half-time show has been announced, either.


How to complete Fortnite Season 4 Week 14 XP Xtravaganza Challenges

Published: 27/Nov/2020 2:12

by Brad Norton


Fortnite Season 4 is now entering its final week, but before it wraps up, you’ve got one last batch of Challenges to get through in order to claim some huge last-minute experience.

After what feels like forever, the current Marvel-themed takeover is about to reach its conclusion. Galactus is hurtling towards the map, and the Nexus War is finally set for a major in-game event on December 1.

If you’re worried that you might not have time to fill out your Battle Pass before then, fear not. Epic Games has come through with more XP boosts this week than any week prior. You’ll be able to catch up and finish things off in no time thanks to this week’s XP Xtravaganza Challenges.

From where you’ll need to go and what you’ll need to do, we’ve got everything broken down. Here’s how you can complete Week 14’s XP offerings.

Fortnite skins
Epic Games
Foil skins for the current Marvel lineup will soon be gone forever.

There are a whopping 12 Challenges to get through this week, plenty to keep you busy. Many of these can be kept in the back of your mind while you focus on some of the more tricky ones. However, there’s nothing too complex here, so you should be able to get them all done in barely a few hours of playing.

Some Challenges ask you to use certain weapons and items. Be sure to track down Assault Rifles and Boogie Bombs in every game while keeping an eye out for vehicles as well.

One unique task requires you to keep your full health bar intact along with full shields. Obviously, this might need you to camp things out and play it safe. Eight minutes is the set time so try to find a safe spot, barricade yourself in, and wait this one through.

For more casual Challenges like fishing from a motorboat or riding zip lines to and from Upstate New York, your best bet could be to drop into some Team Rumble. Trying these in the standard Battle Royale playlists might prove frustrating. The full list of Week 14 Challenges can be found below.

Fortnite Season 4 Week 14 XP Xtravaganza Challenges

  • Deal damage with Assault Rifles to opponents (1,000/2,500/10,000)
  • Hit opponents with Boogie Bombs or Shockwave Grenades (1/9/15)
  • Fish for items from a motorboat
  • Fish for items from a motorboat and a Choppa in a single match
  • Fish for items from a motorboat a Choppa, and a pickup truck bed in a single match
  • Maintain full shield and health for 2/4/8 minutes in a single match
  • Deliver a Small Truck from outside Upstate New York to Stark Industries
  • Generate power for Stark Industries by riding zip lines to and from Upstate New York (3)
  • Harvest Buses and RVs in native Fortnite locations (1)
  • Release Slurp into the atmosphere (3)
  • Boogie before oblivion (1)
  • Eliminate opponents outside of Stark Industries, Misty Meadows, or Weeping Woods (15)
Fortnite fishing
Epic Games
Fishing will play a big role in your XP gains in this final week of Season 4.

Whether you’re trying to complete the Battle Pass before it’s too late, or aiming for the ultra-rare foil skins, time is running out. This is your final week in Season 4 so get through as many Challenges are you can before everything’s gone.

To get ready for the new season, here’s what you need to know about the upcoming Galactus event in Fortnite.