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Fortnite’s Cube Is Burning Strange Runes Into the Ground

Published: 30/Aug/2018 10:00 Updated: 30/Aug/2018 10:25

by Ross Deason


The strange behavior of Fortnite’s mysterious cube continues. Now, the giant object is leaving runes, or scorched marks, on the ground as it travels across the map.

According to one well known data mining account, @FNBRLeaks on Twitter, files suggest that the cube will leave a total of six more runes on the ground before finally reaching a lake and activating/turning on.



Opinions about what that lake might be are still divided. Some fans are convinced that the cube is heading to Loot Lake, and that it will spark an event that changes the location forever, while others believe that it is going to move back towards the unnamed lake in Paradise Palms that it originally spawned next to.


This latest development with the cube was originally shared by a number of players on Reddit and Twitter and the community immediately started to theorize as to what the symbols might mean.

Tilted is going to be destroyed. Thanks to the guy who tried to combine runes, we solved it everybody.. from r/FortNiteBR

One conspiracy theory that has gained some traction on Reddit suggests that all of the runes discovered in Fortnite so far actually make a map of Tilted Towers. We would advise skepticism in this case, though, as players have been predicting the destruction of Tilted for multiple seasons now.


How to complete Fortnite Season 4 Week 7 challenges

Published: 8/Oct/2020 0:31

by Brad Norton


We’re now in the seventh week of Fortnite’s Marvel-themed season meaning that there’s not long to go until the current battle pass items are locked away for good. Here’s everything you need to know about the latest challenges to help with your experience gains.

As with every other season, XP is vital in Fortnite. Whether you’re trying to unlock one of the 100 base tiers in the Season 4 Battle Pass, or you’re pushing beyond that for ultra-rare skins, there’s always something to pursue.


Challenges are often the best way to help boost your XP gains. Most can be knocked off in a matter of minutes for some of the biggest XP dumps possible in the battle royale. If you’ve already been ticking objectives off each week, you’ll feel right at home this time around.

From searching chests to tallying eliminations, the Week 7 challenges couldn’t be simpler. Here’s our complete overview of the eight unique tasks on offer.

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Be on the lookout for enemies near Doom’s Domain this week.

You’ll be jumping around the map quite a bit this week as almost every challenge will take you to a new location. Finding eliminations at Craggy Cliffs should be a breeze as this is sure to be a hotspot over the next few days. Just be prepared for an immediate fight every time you drop here in Week 7.

The same can be said for Doom’s Domain as players will be looking to enter the vault for easy XP. Make sure you have a decent loadout before heading in as you’re sure to face some opposition here.

One rather unique challenge this week asks you to deal damage in a very specific way. First, you’ll need to find and equip Storm’s Whirlwind Blast ability. Once you’ve got an enemy in your sights, use this ability to knock them back. Once they’re pushed off course, you’ll then need to swap your weapons and deal 1,000 damage.


To tick off multiple challenges at once, you could always find Storm’s ability, then head to Craggy Cliffs, or even Coral Castle. The full list of objectives for Week 7 can be found below.

Fortnite Season 4 Week 7 Challenges:

  • Search Chests at Catty Corner (7)
  • Eliminations at Craggy Cliffs (3)
  • Enter the Vault in Doom’s Domain
  • Destroy Cobwebs at The Authority (3)
  • Discover Tony Stark’s hidden Lake House laboratory
  • Drive a car from Sweaty Sands to Misty Meadows in less than 4 minutes without getting out
  • Deal damage after knocking an opponent back with Storm’s Whirlwind Blast (1,000)
  • Deal damage to opponents at Coral Castle (500)
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Stark Industries will be swarmed by teams looking for the secret Lake House

If you’re struggling with the unique tasks this week, here’s a few quick pointers. Storm’s ability can be used to knock enemies off high ground vantage points. Any fall damage will count towards your weekly objective.

Additionally, Tony Stark’s hidden Lake House can be found just North of the Stark Industries POI.