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How to complete Fortnite Season 4 Week 3 challenges

Published: 11/Sep/2020 4:00

by Brad Norton

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We’re now three weeks into Fortnite Chapter 2: Season 4 and as always, a fresh batch of challenges are now available for some of the biggest experience boosts you’ll be able to get your hands on.

As with previous seasons, Epic Games has continued to pump out weekly updates during the Marvel-themed season. From new map changes to customization features, the v14.10 update brought a ton of content. It also rotated in a new serving of simple, yet lucrative challenges.

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While eliminations and wins are great for XP, there’s nothing better than completing challenges. They provide the biggest boost possible and can be knocked out in just a few hours at most. Some tasks will have you traveling the map, others will need you to deal a certain amount of damage.

Whether you’re trying to level up your Battle Pass, or advance beyond the final unlocks for rare ‘foil’ skins, XP is vital. Here’s everything you need to know about the latest set of challenges in Fortnite.

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You’ll need to knock down enemies near explosive Gas Pumps for a challenge this week.

There are eight challenges in total for you to complete in Week 3. In total, 225,000 XP could be yours if you knock them all out this week. Most can be done in a game or two, though others might take a little extra effort.

A unique objective this week has you fighting Iron Man at the new Stark Industries POI. This is the beefiest challenge for the week and hands out 50,000 XP alone. It could be worth bringing some friends and getting a stacked loadout before kicking off the fight.

Expect Misty Meadows to be one of the hot drops over the next seven days. Players will need to deal 500 damage to enemies at this location. Fortunately, you can load in, get some early-game damage, and back out to start a fresh match. There’s no need to stick around if you didn’t get all 500 damage in your first attempt.

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Next up, there are many simple challenges that can be ticked off in no time at all. Visiting Panther’s Prowl can be done in your first drop of the week. Searching chests at Steamy Stacks can be blitzed through next up. And Collecting wood at Weeping Woods is a piece of cake. Check out all of the Week 3 challenges below.

Fortnite Season 4 Week 3 Challenges

  • Search 7 chests at Steamy Stacks (25,000 XP)
  • Get 3 eliminations at Retail Row (25,000 XP)
  • Collect 500 Wood from Weeping Woods (25,000 XP)
  • Visit Panther’s Prowl (25,000 XP)
  • Deal 250 damage with exploding Gas Pumps or Gas Cans (25,000 XP)
  • Place 3 Fire Traps (25,000 XP)
  • Eliminate Iron Man at Stark Industries (50,000 XP)
  • Deal 500 damage to opponents at Misty Meadows (25,000 XP)
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You’ll need to take down the one and only Iron Man for some XP gains this week.

Even if you bought your way through the Battle Pass on day one, there’s still plenty you’ll need XP for. A ton of extremely rare skins might take you all season to collect. These challenges are crucial if you’re trying to show off with some unique variants.

There are plenty of additional challenges outside of the standard weekly batch as well. Wolverine has his own weekly tasks and here’s what it leads to.

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Chipotle Challenger Series 2020: streams, teams, format, more

Published: 1/Oct/2020 17:00 Updated: 1/Oct/2020 18:25

by Calum Patterson

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The Chipotle Challenger Series is back, this time returning to Fortnite Battle Royale, as players and a star-studded list of influencers go head-to-head on October 1.

Both of the previous events in the 2020 Chipotle Challenger Series were won by surprise teams, as unexpected players made it all the way through the qualifiers to take home the winner’s prize and a year’s worth of free burritos in the finale. 

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Now, the competition returns, moving from Warzone back to Fortnite, the original stomping grounds of the Chipotle Challenger Series.

How to watch the Fortnite Chipotle Challenger Series

With qualifiers out of the way and the teams locked-in, only the Chipotle Challenger Series finale remains for viewers to watch. The finale takes place on Thursday, October 1 at 12pm PST / 3pm EST / 8pm BST on Chipotle’s Twitch channel.

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We’ve embedded the stream here so you can keep up with all the action from your favorite Fortnite content creators, sports stars and celebrities, and find out who wins the tournament and makes the lion share of the $50,000 prize pool.

Who’s playing?

As well as the qualified teams, there is another stacked lineup of celebrities, streamers, and YouTubers taking part in the tournament. Here are some of the biggest names:

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Streamers
  • CourageJD
  • Bugha
  • Myth
  • Aydan
  • Ewok
  • FRESH
  • NickEh30
  • Mongraal
  • Stable Ronaldo
  • MrSavage
  • Arkhram
  • Rehx
  • Ceice
  • Falconer
  • EmadGG

Other

  • Soccer phenom Christian Pulisic
  • Hoopster Josh Hart
  • Top hoops draft picks Cole Anthony, Obi Toppin, and Tre  Jones
  • DJ Deacon Phillippe

Format

Qualifiers

In the Chipotle Challenger Series Fortnite event, there will be four qualifiers for teams of three to try to get through. Teams will score one point for each elimination they earn.

There will be four total qualifiers for the tournament. Each qualifier:

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  • Will allow up to 1000 trio teams
  • Will have private lobbies for a 3-hour play window
  • Will have a Ladder system that allows registrants to play for the totality of the 3-hour window

Finale

Qualifying teams will have the chance to go head to head in a private lobby of 33 trio teams with streaming superstars, celebrities and athletes. Again, it will be played in a private lobby, which will include:

  • The top four teams from each qualifying round
  • 17 teams of invited talent
  • A 5-game series

Chipotle Challenger Series Prize Pool

A total of $50,000 in prize money will be presented to winners of the Fortnite event. But, that’s not all – as with previous events, the winners will also secure themselves free burritos for a year!

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  • 1st: $30,000
  • 2nd: $15,000
  • 3rd: $5,000

Previous Chipotle Challenger Series results

Here’s a look back at how previous events in the Chipotle Challenger series have finished.

Chipotle Warzone Challenge #1 – April 30

Here are the top-10 placing teams for the first Chipotle Challenger Series event. The winners, a surprise team, actually had to go through the qualifier stages to make it to the main event.

Full results & tournament recap

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Chipotle Warzone Challenge #2 – July 16

As with the first Challengers Series tournament, the second event on July 16 also featured a relatively unknown pair of Warzone players top the star-studded list of participants, taking home $25,000 and a year’s worth of burritos.

Full results, highlights & recap

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What is the Chipotle Challenger Series?

The Chipotle Challenger Series first launched last year at DreamHack in Dallas, TX and is now virtual for 2020 with an online tournament that gives every fan across the U.S. and Canada the opportunity to join the competition and prove their skills in some of the world’s most popular games.

A live-broadcasted Finale is held, featuring the top-performing teams from the Qualifiers up against the streamers and celebrities.

These teams have the opportunity to go head-to-head against fan-favorites in esports as well as Chipotle-fan gamers in sports, music, and entertainment.

Some of the big names that took part in the first tournament of the 2020 Chipotle Challenger Series included award-winning DJ Steve Aoki, actors Finn Wolfhard, Jerry Ferrara, Colton Underwood, and Cameron Fuller, esports players Tommey, Rallied, Shane ‘ShAnE’ McKerral, and Crowder, streamers ItzWarsz, Symfuhny, Di3seL, TSM Diego, and HusKerrs, YouTuber FaZe Swagg, baseball players Joc Pederson, Cody Bellinger, and Joey Gallo, DJ-Gamer CRAY, USA Hockey’s Hilary Knight, elite basketball prospects James Wiseman, R.J. Hampton, and Tre Jones, U.S. Soccer’s Allie Long, and athlete Demi Bagby.

Chipotle and esports

This is far from Chipotle’s first foray into the world of esports. In 2017 the company made headlines as one of OpTic Gaming’s main sponsors and the Chipotle logo was on proud display when the organization’s Call of Duty roster took home the trophy at the 2017 Call of Duty World League Championship.

The Challenger Series first kicked off at DreamHack Dallas, where players duked it out on PUBG, before moving to Fortnite for the second event at DreamHack Atlanta.

In 2018 Chipotle became a title sponsor of Team SoloMid’s competitive Fortnite roster, specifically the TSM Fortnite house in California. This has led to various collaborations, including one of the world’s most recognized streamers, Ali ‘Myth’ Kabbani, creating his own burrito inside a Chipotle store.

 

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