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Fortnite Season 9 Complete Challenges Guide: Birthday Cake Locations, Public Service Signs, Fortbytes, And More

The future is yours.

The future is finally here. Season 9 of Fortnite is well underway on PS4, Xbox One, PC, Nintendo Switch, and mobile, and a lot has changed in the popular battle royale game from previous seasons. Not only are there a whole load of new skins and cosmetics to unlock, developer Epic Games has introduced new(ish) areas of the map to explore. Tilted Towers, which was destroyed toward the end of Season 8, has been replaced by a futuristic, neon-soaked city called Neo Tilted, while Retail Row has morphed into the sleek Mega Mall.

Of course, a new season also brings with it a new Battle Pass, which gives those who purchase it access to an exclusive assortment of challenges to complete each week as the season progresses. Week 10's challenges are now live on all platforms, and as has been the trend this season, most are fairly self-explanatory. One that may give you some trouble, however, asks you to visit public service announcement signs. If you don't know where those can be found, we've put together a Fortnite public service signs location guide to speed things up for you.

As usual, the Battle Pass costs 950 V-Bucks--roughly $10. Purchasing it unlocks two new outfits right off the bat: Sentinel and Rox. The latter is a progressive skin, which means it can be leveled up throughout the season into new styles. If you'd like to get a head start, Epic is also offering a Battle Bundle for 2,800 V-Bucks. This comes with the Battle Pass and the first 25 tiers unlocked, giving you immediate access to those rewards.

Like in previous seasons, each set of weekly challenges in Season 9 is divided up into two categories: those that are available to everyone, and those reserved for players who've purchased a Battle Pass. This means that even if you don't spring for a Pass right away, you'll have access to some challenges, and you'll retroactively unlock any rewards you would have earned if you decide to purchase it partway through the season. This time around, however, Epic is giving players an extra incentive to pick up a Battle Pass: Fortbyte challenges. These missions are exclusive to Battle Pass holders and involve finding new computer chip-like items, which can be obtained either by following clues or reaching specific milestones, such as gaining a certain amount of XP. Each Fortbyte you collect will unlock a small portion of a larger picture that will be revealed by the end of the season.

Season 9 also features a secondary set of missions called Utopia challenges--this season's equivalent of the Discovery challenges from Season 8. As before, these can only be completed by finishing all seven challenges from a given week, and they'll reward you with a special loading screen that features a unique piece of artwork. More importantly, these screens also contain a subtle clue that leads you to either a free Battle Star or Banner hidden somewhere around the island. The Battle Star will level your Battle Pass up by one full tier, while the Banner can be used as a profile icon.

You can see the full list of Fortnite Season 9 challenges below, along with links to our dedicated guides to help you complete them. We'll continue to update this list throughout the season as more challenges become available, so be sure to check back regularly as Season 9 progresses for all the latest tips and guides.

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Fortnite: Battle Royale Season 8 Challenges

Week 1

Free

  • Stage 1 of 2: Ride the Slip Stream around Neo Tilted (1) -- 2 Battle Stars
  • Visit all Sky Platform (7) -- 5 Battle Stars
  • Deal damage to an opponent within 10s after using a Shadow Bomb (200) -- 10 Battle Stars

Premium

  • Pick up a Legendary Item in different matches (5) -- 5 Battle Stars
  • Search chests at Lucky Landing or Loot Lake (7) -- 5 Battle Stars
  • Scoped weapon eliminations (3) -- 10 Battle Stars
  • Stage 1 of 3: Deal damage to opponents from at least 2 stories above (300) -- 3 Battle Stars

Reward: 5,000 XP (after completing four challenges, only for Battle Pass owners)

Week 2

Free

  • Launch off of Air Vents in different matches (5) -- 5 Battle Stars
  • Stage 1: Land at Snobby Shores (1) -- 1 Battle Star
  • Eliminate opponents in Sunny Steps or Shifty Shafts -- 10 Battle Stars

Premium

  • Deal damage with Pistols to opponents (500) -- 5 Battle Stars
  • Visit an oversized Phone, a big Piano, and a giant Dancing Fishy trophy (1) -- 5 Battle Stars
  • Search a chest in different named locations in a single match (3) -- 10 Battle Stars
  • Stage 1: Eliminate an opponent from at least 50m away (1) -- 3 Battle Stars

Reward: 5,000 XP (after completing four challenges, only for Battle Pass owners)

Week 3

Free

  • Stage 1: Land a trick with a Driftboard (1) -- 2 Battle Star
  • Search chests at Lonely Lodge or Polar Peak (7) -- 5 Battle Stars
  • Deal damage to an opponent within 10s after using a Slipstream (200) -- 10 Battle Stars

Premium

  • Stage 1: Visit Happy Hamlet and Shifty Shafts in a single match (2) -- 1 Battle Star
  • Throw the Flying Disc toy and catch it before it lands (1) -- 5 Battle Stars
  • Explosive weapon eliminations (3) -- 10 Battle Stars
  • Deal damage with different weapons in a single match (5) -- 10 Battle Stars

Reward: 5,000 XP (after completing four challenges, only for Battle Pass owners)

Week 4

Free

  • Deal damage with Sniper Rifles to opponents (500) -- 5 Battle Stars
  • Stage 1: Dance inside a holographic Tomato head (1) -- 1 Battle Star
    • Stage 2: Dance inside a holographic Durr Burger head (1) -- 2 Battle Stars
    • Stage 3: Dance on top of a giant Dumpling head (1) -- 2 Battle Stars
  • Legendary weapon eliminations (3) -- 10 Battle Stars

Premium

  • Destroy a Loot Carrier in different matches (3) -- 5 Battle Stars
  • Stage 1: Land at Polar Peak (1) -- 1 Battle Star
    • Land at Lazy Lagoon (1) -- 1 Battle Star
    • Land at Salty Springs (1) -- 1 Battle Star
    • Land at The Block (1) -- 1 Battle Star
    • Land at Lonely Lodge (1) -- 1 Battle Star
  • Eliminate opponents in Haunted Hills or Dusty Divot (3) -- 10 Battle Stars
  • Visit different named locations in a single match (5) -- 10 Battle Stars

Reward: 5,000 XP (after completing four challenges, only for Battle Pass owners)

Week 5

Free

  • Deal damage to opponents with Grenades, Dynamite, or Stink Bombs (200) -- 5 Battle Stars
  • Search chests at Salty Springs or Frosty Flights (7) -- 5 Battle Stars
  • Eliminate an opponent in different matches (5) -- 10 Battle Stars

Premium

  • Stage 1: Complete a lap of the desert race track -- 1 Battle Star
  • Place trap items in different matches (5) -- 5 Battle Stars
  • Visit different Wind Turbines in a single match (5) -- 10 Battle Stars
  • Eliminations at Sky Platforms (3) -- 10 Battle Stars

Reward: 5,000 XP (after completing four challenges, only for Battle Pass owners)

Week 6

Free

  • Stage 1 of 5: Land at Lucky Landing -- 1 Battle Star
  • Deal damage with SMGs to opponents (500) -- 5 Battle Stars
  • Stage 1 of 3: Search chests at a Hot Spot (3) -- 3 Battle Stars

Premium

  • Deal damage to a vehicle driven by an opponent (200) -- 5 Battle Stars
  • Use a Storm Flip in different matches (3) -- 5 Battle Stars
  • Use different vehicles in a single match (2) -- 10 Battle Stars
  • Eliminate opponents in The Block or Fatal Fields (3) -- 10 Battle Stars

Reward: 6,000 XP (after completing four challenges, only for Battle Pass owners)

Week 7

Free

  • Search chests at Junk Junction or Neo Tilted (7) -- 5 Battle Star
  • Search ammo boxes in different named locations (7) -- 5 Battle Stars
  • Suppressed weapon eliminations (3) -- 10 Battle Stars

Premium

  • Deal damage to opponents while riding a vehicle (200) -- 10 Battle Star
  • Stage 1: Visit The Block and Loot Lake in a single match (1) -- 5 Battle Stars
    • Stage 2: Visit Fatal Fields and Neo Tilted in a single match (3) -- 2 Battle Stars
    • Visit Snobby Shores and Mega Mall in a single match (4) -- 2 Battle Stars
  • Search a chest, use a vending machine, and a campfire in a single match (1) -- 10 Battle Stars
  • Eliminations from 5m or less (3) -- 10 Battle Stars

Reward: 7,000 XP (after completing four challenges, only for Battle Pass owners)

Week 8

Free

  • Apply Shields (400) -- 5 Battle Stars
  • Visit different Clocks (3) -- 5 Battle Stars
  • Eliminate opponents in Snobby Shores or Mega Mall (7) -- 10 Battle Stars

Premium

  • Deal damage to opponents with Assault Rifles (200) -- 5 Battle Stars
  • Stage 1: Land at Paradise Palms -- 1 Battle Star
    • Stage 2: Land at Neo Tilted -- 1 Battle Star
    • Stage 3: Land at Mega Mall -- 1 Battle Star
    • Stage 4: Land at Pleasant Park -- 1 Battle Star
    • Stage 5: Land at Junk Junction -- 1 Battle Star
  • Use a Volcano Vent, Air Vent, and a Zipline in a single match -- 10 Battle Stars
  • Get eliminations outside of named locations (5) -- 10 Battle Stars

Reward: 8,000 XP (after completing four challenges, only for Battle Pass owners)

Week 9

Free

  • Use a chug jug or chug splash in different matches (3) -- 5 Battle Stars
  • Visit a solar array in the snow, the desert, and the jungle (3) -- 5 Battle Stars
  • Get an elimination with a common/uncommon/rare/epic/legendary rarity weapon (1) -- 2 Battle Stars

Premium

  • Deal 500 headshot damage -- 5 Battle Stars
  • Search chests at Lazy Lagoon or Happy Hamlet (7) -- 5 Battle Stars
  • Eliminate opponents in different named locations (5) -- 10 Battle Stars
  • Deal damage to an opponent within 10s of landing from a volcano vent (200 damage) -- 10 Battle Stars

Reward: 9,000 XP (after completing four challenges, only for Battle Pass owners)

Week 10

Free

  • Use an Air Strike in different matches (3) -- 5 Battle Stars
  • Deal damage to opponents with Shotguns (500) -- 5 Battle Stars
  • Search Ammo Boxes in a single match (7) -- 10 Battle Stars

Premium

  • Visit public service announcement signs in Neo Tilted, Pressure Plant, or Mega Mall (5) -- 5 Battle Stars
  • Stage 1/3: Collect Wood from a Pirate Ship or Viking Ship – 2 Battle Stars
    • Stage 2/3: Collect Stone from a Fork Knife or Umbrella – 2 Battle Stars
    • Stage 3/3: Collect Metal from a Robot Factory – 1 Battle Star
  • Eliminate opponents in Pleasant Park or Paradise Palms (3) -- 10 Battle Stars
  • Damage opponents with a pickaxe (200) -- 5 Battle Stars

Reward: 10,000 XP (after completing four challenges, only for Battle Pass owners)

Fortnite Season 9 Fortbyte Challenges

  • 1: Awarded for gaining 175,000 XP
  • 10: Awarded for gaining 60,000 XP
  • 13: Found at a location hidden within loading screen number 2
  • 25: Awarded at Battle Pass tier 40
  • 35: Awarded for gaining 225,000 XP
  • 36: Accessible by Sentinel on a frozen island
  • 39: Awarded for completing six challenges from Week 2
  • 44: Awarded at Battle Pass tier 20
  • 46: Awarded at Battle Pass tier 100
  • 57: Awarded by finishing top 10 in squads, duos, or solo 25 times
  • 66: Awarded by finishing top 10 in squads, duos, or solo 75 times
  • 71: Awarded for completing six challenges from Week 1
  • 84: Awarded at Battle Pass tier 60
  • 85: Awarded for gaining 30,000 XP
  • 87: Awarded by finishing top 10 in squads, duos, or solo 50 times
  • 90 Awarded by finishing top 10 in squads, duos, or solo 100 times
  • 96: Awarded at Battle Pass tier 80
  • 99: Awarded for gaining 125,000 XP

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