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How to get Fortnite Wildcat Pack with Nintendo Switch exclusive

Published: 10/Sep/2020 15:27

by Jacob Hale

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A new, exclusive cosmetics bundle is coming to Fortnite players on Nintendo Switch — here’s how you can get it.

Fortnite players on various platforms will know all about the exclusive skins you can get in-game. PS4 and Xbox players often get exclusive bundles, and the popular Galaxy skin was reserved only for Samsung device owners, incentivizing players to at least try different platforms.

Now, a new Wildcat Pack is coming on Nintendo Switch, bundled with a unique Switch console itself, for those looking to play mobily.

Fortnite Nintendo Switch Wildcat Pack
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The Wildcat Pack is a Nintendo Switch exclusive.

Obviously, dedicated Switch fans might want to take advantage, but this is especially useful for those wanting to pick up the popular portable console.

That’s because the bundle is only available when you buy a particular Nintendo Switch console that is coming soon — so you might want to start saving up.

Players in Europe can look forward to a launch date of October 30 for the Fortnite Wildcat Nintendo Switch bundle, while it is set to launch in Australia and New Zealand a week later on November 6. Here’s what’s included in the bundle:

  • Fortnite-themed Nintendo Switch console
  • Exclusive yellow and blue Joy-Cons
  • Fortnite-themed Nintendo Switch dock
  • Wildcat cosmetics bundle (Wildcat skin, Sleek Strike back bling + additional styles)
  • 2,000 V-Bucks
Fortnite Nintendo Switch design
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The bundle includes unique designs on the Switch console and its dock, too.

Unfortunately, there is no confirmation of a release date elsewhere in the world, including North America, so it may be that only certain regions will be getting this bundle.

The console will have a suggested retail price of AU$469.95 in Australia, but no pricing has been confirmed for Europe at the time of writing.

We’ll be sure to update this page once pricing has been confirmed, as well as any pre-order links or additional information that may be needed.

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How to open chests in Upstate New York for Fortnite Week 10 challenges

Published: 29/Oct/2020 14:26 Updated: 29/Oct/2020 14:29

by Matt Porter

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The tenth week of Fortnite’s Season 4 has arrived, and with a new set of weekly challenges comes one task that asks players to open chests in Upstate New York. While this may sound confusing, here’s everything you need to make this challenge simple. 

Fortnitemares has officially arrived, with Midas reappearing for the first time since his Device experiment backfired badly, flooding the entire island at the end of Season Two. Midas has regained control of The Agency, and his army of Shadow Henchmen are ready to cause chaos.

Of course, the overarching Season 4 storyline is all about superheroes, with Marvel characters invading the island. The evil Galactus is on his way, and heroes like Tony Stark, Dr. Doom, and Wolverine have made Fortnite their home as they prepare for battle.

With these characters, new POIs and locations have appeared, and to complete this specific challenge you’ll need to head to Upstate New York. While this may sound like a strange request, it actually exists as a landmark inside the game. If you aren’t sure where to find it though, we’ve got everything you need to complete this task.

Stark Industries POI in Fortnite Season 4.
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Stark Industries arrived as a POI in Season 4, included inside Upstate New York.

Where to find Upstate New York in Fortnite Season 4

When Stark Industries arrived in Fortnite Season 4, you may have noticed that the POI is located inside what appears to be a massive bubble, which covers a large portion of the north-east corner of the island. It’s easy to spot, as the area is marked on the map for you, and the trees inside it are lovely shades of yellow and orange, compared to the normal green trees elsewhere.

Fans of Marvel Cinematic Universe will know that Stark calls New York his home, with the Stark Industries tower planted in the middle of New York City. Even the Avengers base in later films is located in Upstate New York. It shouldn’t come as a huge surprise then that his location in Fortnite was originally planted in the state of New York, which has now been transported to the island.

Thankfully, once you know where Upstate New York is, it’s easy to complete this Week 10 challenge, as all you need to do is open seven chests inside this landmark. They don’t even have to be opened in the same match, so just pick them up as you see them and you’ll finish this task eventually. If you’re still not sure where to go, we’ve included an image below.

Map showing location of Upstate New York landmark.
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Map showing the Upstate New York landmark in Fortnite.

It may take a couple of visits to Upstate New York to finish off this task, as there will be plenty of other people attempting it too. While Stark Industries has the most chests, it may be easier to head to some of the smaller buildings located in the zone, as they will be quieter and make you less likely to face enemies.

It’s well worth completing this task if you’re ranking up your Season 4 Battle Pass, as this offers a massive 25,000 XP reward, which will help you unlock new skins and cosmetic items.