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Fortnite Kicks Off Ice Storm Event With New Challenges & More

January 20, 2019 | Posted by Jeremy Thomas
Fortnite Ice Storm

Fortnite has officially begin its latest in-game event, the Ice Storm. The event began on Saturday morning, ushering in new challenges and blanketing the game map in snow as Polygon notes.

The event began after being teased earlier this week with an ice sphere that appeared appeared above Polar Peak with a silhouette of Season 7 Battle Pass reward the Ice King visible inside. Per the site, the event began as the sphere exploded and revealed the Ice King, which caused the map to be covered in snow. Footage of the event is below.

The challenges are as follows:

* Complete 6 Ice Storm Challenges (Wrap reward)
* Destroy 250 Ice Fiends (500 XP)
* Deal 5000 damage with Explosive Weapons to the Ice Legion (500 XP)

Fortnite is available on PC, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, iOS and Android, and PS4.

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