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How to complete Fortnite BRUTE squad missions challenges – rewards revealed

Published: 7/Aug/2019 15:04 Updated: 7/Aug/2019 15:34

by David Purcell

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Fortnite Battle Royale players have been patiently biding their time for all of the BRUTE squad limited time objectives to finally go live in-game, but their wait is finally over.

These new missions, which replace the weekly challenges system that featured in previous seasons, allow squads to come together and fight for the same objective. This time, though, they will need to be using one of the mech suits. 

With the final challenge now set as live by the developers, players only have until the end of August 7 to grab as many rewards as they can.  

Epic GamesYou’re going to have to visit a number of Fortnite Season 10 locations to complete all of these challenges.

Epic Games have revealed the complete list of the challenges, which will task players to not only try out the new BRUTE vehicle in the battle royale game mode, but also complete a number of other objectives. The newest addition, of course, will require you to visit both Snobby Shores and Shifty Shafts in the same match. 

With seven BRUTE Squad Limited Time Mission Objectives to complete, let’s take a look at what you’re going to have to do to finish them all, as well as the list of rewards that are up for grabs. 

Epic GamesThe final Fortnite challenge has now been added to the BRUTE squad objective list.

BRUTE Squad Limited Time Mission challenges 

  • Play matches with a friend (x3)
  • Eliminations from closer than 5 meters (x2)
  • Use the B.R.U.T.E in different matches (x5)
  • Apply shields (x500)
  • Deal damage to opponents from below (x500)
  • Search Chests at Dusty Depot or Pleasant Park (x7)
  • Visit Snobby Shores and Shifty Shafts in the same match (x1)

BRUTE Squad Limited Time Mission rewards

  • Complete one objective – 10 Battle Stars
  • Complete two objectives – 500 XP
  • Complete three objectives – B.R.U.T.E Squad Loading Screen
  • Complete four objectives – 1,000 XP
  • Complete five objectives – 500 XP
  • Complete six objectives – 10 Battle Stars
  • Complete all seven objectives – 2,000 XP

Epic GamesThere’s a whole load of XP to be won with these BRUTE limited time squad objectives have a whole load of XP

As previously mentioned, at the time of writing players have up to 24 hours to complete these BRUTE squad objectives before the window of opportunity slams shut. 

Hopefully, by that time you will have checked off at many as possible from the list above and picked up some nice prizes as a result. 

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Epic responds to concerns over leaked Fortnite player logins

Published: 22/Jan/2021 6:45

by Andrew Amos

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Fortnite players have made big claims that Epic is leaking player logins through the battle royale’s in-game leaderboard. However, the developer has insisted the system is safe, and there’s been no evidence of hacked accounts through it.

Security scares are no joke, and while developers do their best to keep them underwraps, they can sometimes appear where you least expect them.

That’s what Fortnite pro Jonathan ‘Yung Calculator’ Weber was claiming after being mysteriously logged out of his account. The Built By Gamers player claimed Fortnite’s in-game leaderboards were leaking players’ private information, including email addresses.

People could then use these emails to either try and brute force hack accounts, or reset passwords and kick players out of the game.

“Guys, Epic Games’ infrastructure is so dogmeat that if you don’t have this turned off, people can find your email,” he said.

“That’s kind of bad on its own, but then if they have your email, they can send password resets to your account. That’s fine normally ⁠— on Twitter, it means nothing normally ⁠— but on Epic Games, it logs you out in-game.”

“This has happened to Clix, Nick Eh 30, Nate Hill ⁠— everyone. Epic Games has no idea what they’re doing. Their infrastructure is garbage. They need to change it ⁠— it’s disgraceful.”

However, people aren’t sold on Yung’s story. Fortnite dataminer ‘FNBRUnreleased’ has stated that it’s impossible. Epic’s API doesn’t allow for the sharing of information like Yung and others think.

“It is not possible to view the email of another person’s Epic [account]. Epic’s API does not work like that. I’ve been seeing this rumor from [Yung Calculator] spreading false information,” they claimed.

FNBRUnreleased’s standpoint has been backed up by Epic. The developer published a statement in response to Yung’s claims, saying leaderboards do not leak any players’ secure information.

“We investigated reports that leaderboards were divulging non-public information or causing unauthorized logouts. This is not the case.

“We are certain that affected accounts remain secure, player info (incl. email addresses) isn’t being divulged & any logout issue is resolved.”

For now, players should just always make sure their passwords are strong to best protect against any leak. Plus, turn on two-factor authentication if you can.