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Fortnite players getting free holiday gifts in Winterfest 2019

Published: 16:01, 18 December 2019
Epic Games
Fortnite: Battle Royale, Winterfest 2019 poster
Fortnite: Battle Royale, Winterfest 2019

Epic Games are going full freebie mode for the holidays and they've got a lot of gifts coming, both in in their store and Fortnite: Battle Royale. Now, they announced Winterfest 2019 with 14 days worth of free gifts, challenges and more.

Fortnite players will notice that the lobby has a brand new snowflake tab, which will take you to the Winterfest Lodge, your central for all things free and festive. Every player gets to unwrap a free present every day, with the gifts inside being two Outfits, two Gliders, two Pickaxes, two Wraps, one Emote and others we're yet to find out about. 

All the gifts are exclusive to Fortnite Winterfest 2019, so remember to pick them up while you still can. There's absolutely no rush though, as a single login before 7 January will take care of any days you may miss. 

Winterfest 2019 also brings Challenges you'll be getting in your Fortnite stocking, with some generous rewards and XP. The same rule as above applies if you miss a few challenges - you just need to complete them before 7 January.

"If you're feeling nostalgic this holiday season, no need to sit and reminisce: we’re unvaulting lots of weapons during Winterfest! Also, each day from December 18 to January 2, you'll be greeted with some of your favorite LTMs, including Wick’s Bounty, Arsenal, and more. Plus, Zone Wars will be running throughout the holidays", Epic wrote in .

If that's not enough of good news, Fortnite's latest update v11.31 has added Battle Lab, which allows you and up to 15 friends to drop into your own Battle Royale island where you get to tailor everything to your liking, from rules and loot to gravity. You can .

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