Fornitemares 2018 is bringing a ghoulish look to Fortnite for Halloween. Players will face off against Cube Monsters in a whole new way of playing Battle Royale. Fortnitemares will include new weapons such as the Six Shooter and Fiend Hunter Crossbow to help take out Cube Fiends and collect loot. All of this while surviving enemy players. Epic is incorporating a PvE while continuing with the PvP. Fortnitemares will also include a new in-match progression outfit known as the Deadfire Outfit. This outfit will progress through two styles based on the damage that is dealt to enemies rather it be opposing players or the AI. It will also take in to effect how long you last in a match. Deadfire will include the Shackled Stone Back Bling as the Dark Shard pickaxe can be had in the store. Both of these are reactive cosmetics.
Fortnitemares 2018 will include its own set of free challenges. These can be completed to unlock new in-game cosmetics. The first set of challenges includes Destroy Cube Monsters, deal damage with assault rifles or pistols to Cube Monsters, visit a Corrupted Area in different matches, and dance at different Gargoyles. Every few days a new set of challenges and rewards will become available. If you complete the final set of challenges, you’ll be rewarded with the Dark Engine glider. Lastly, Fortenitemares will include multiple sets of story quests to earn new rewards. Known as Save the World, content for this mode will include a Brainiac Jonesy and Skull Ranger Ramirez (Free to Founders), new and returning Fortnitemares Heroes, Rat Rod Weapon Set and a few other surprises. Check out the trailer below and get your spook on in Fortnite.