general • Feb 07, 2019
Fortnite 'Share the Love' Event
Epic Games has officially announced their Share the Love event as a celebration of Valentine's Day, announcing new cosmetic rewards and challenges. Here is the text from their blog post:
Love is in the air! In celebration of Valentine’s Day, you’re invited to join us for the #ShareTheLove event. Jump in for special rewards and Challenges starting February 8 until February 27.
Players who currently support a Creator or enter a Creator Code between February 8 - 22 will receive the free Cuddle Hearts Wrap. You’ll receive the item wrap when the v7.40 update releases. Don’t worry, we’re keeping track.
Jump into Fortnite and share the love with your favorite Creator!
OVERTIME CHALLENGES & REWARDS
Did you complete your 10 weekly Challenges and are looking for more? We have you covered! Starting with the v7.40 release, all players will have access to new, additional Overtime Challenges. Complete these Challenges by the end of the Season to unlock 5 new rewards including the Valentine Wrap and Vines Contrail.
And for Battle Pass owners, the Overtime Challenge rewards will include new unlockable styles for the Trog, Powder, and Onesie outfits.
DOUBLE XP WEEKENDS
All players will receive double XP during the weekends of February 15-17 and 22-24. Level up your Battle Pass before the season ends!
FEATURED ISLAND FRENZY
We’re celebrating the brilliance of our community creators with a rotating set of featured islands, appearing in Fortnite Creative... Every. Single. Day. The Featured Island Frenzy will start on February 12 and end on February 22. Show your support by jumping into Creative each day and playing with friends.
Announcing the “Share the Love” Competitive Series. We will run several placement matches on the weekend of February 9 and 10, placing top performers directly into the higher divisions based on their performance. Some new features in the tournament system will be used during the “Share the Love” Competitive Series with more unlocking with the v7.40 update.
Competition will be split across four separate divisions which will run simultaneously each day:
[Open Division] --> [Prospect Division] --> [Contender Division] --> [Champion Division]
Players will unlock the next division by earning a pin during any daily session. Players who manage to earn a pin during a Champion Division session will unlock access to the Champion Division Finals to take place February 23 and 24.
Look out for special sprays related to the “Share the Love” Competitive Series for each division of the competition!
SHARE THE LOVE
This event is all about you and your squad, enjoy it! The #ShareTheLove event ends on February 27, right before the arrival of Season 8.
From everyone at Epic, thank you. ❤️
-The Fortnite Team