Along with the LTM, Fortnite is doing Limited Time events in the game for more rewards and fun. Last month, on the occasion of the first anniversary of Fortnite, Epic Games has released the Fortnite Birthday event which was an event worth to play. Now just before the end of season 5, Epic Games is introducing another live event, High Stakes along with Getaway LTM. It is a new thing in Fortnite ever and it will be available for both free and battle pass owners in the game. Today’s post is all about Fortnite High Stakes release date and Fortnite update 5.4.
Fortnite High Stakes Event
Fortnite High Stakes Event is all about the heist-based LTM, Getaway. It is very unique LTM with capture the flag like element in which teams will be spawned in the map where they will compete for looting safe. They will have to loot the safe and hand it over to the marked location on the map. There will be total four safes around the map so, the top four teams will be considered as the winners. This is the first time, Epic Games is introducing new in Fortnite Battle Royale to take it out from the battle royale genre.
Fortnite High Stakes Event Wild Card Skin
Much anticipated High Stakes event features Wild Card Skin which will available for the purchase in the game. It looks like a bank robber or professional thief’s attire with a mask. All variation of the skin has white suits with a back bling in the shape of safe.
Fortnite High Stakes Challenges
Like the Fortnite Birthday event, High Stakes features a set of challenges to reward free cosmetics. These also revolve around the Gateway mode:
- Play 10 matches of The Getaway. Reward: 5,000 XP
- Deal 500 damage to jewel-carrying opponents. Reward: New High Stakes spray.
- Pick up a jewel in 5 different matches of The Getaway. Reward: High coStakes contrail.
- High Stakes crowbar Harvesting Tool.
So, along with the week 9 challenges you will also complete the Fortnite High Stakes challenges to get a hand on new spray, contrail and crowbar harvesting tool.
Fortnite High Stakes Release Date, Update 5.4
Fortnite High Stakes event was delayed a bit due to some controlled-related bug in the upcoming update 5.4. Now, Fortnite High Stakes event is scheduled to be launched on 6th September with the availability of the patch 5.4 on the same day.