How to get the FNCS Major 1 Drops in Fortnite

How to get the FNCS Major 1 Drops in Fortnite
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Written by 

Coleman Hamstead


2nd Feb 2023 12:06


The FNCS Major 1 Drops are bonus cosmetics that you can earn by simply tuning into the event. Drops are an opportunity to get exclusive limited-time Fortnite rewards for free.

This guide will teach you everything you need to know to get the FNCS Major 1 Drops in the game so that you can make the most of them.

NCS Major 1 Drop schedule

FNCS Major 1 begins February 2, 2023. The competition will run for over a month, with the Grand Finals set to occur on March 5, 2023. The FNCS Major 1 Drops will be obtainable throughout this period!

How to get the FNCS Major 1 Drops

To begin earning progress on Twitch toward the Fortnite FNCS Major 1 Drops, you must link your Epic Games and Twitch accounts. To do this, visit and log into your Epic Games account.

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While logged in, navigate to Account and then to Apps and Accounts by clicking your username in the top right-hand corner of the screen. Under the Accounts tab of Apps and Accounts, connect your Twitch.

With your Epic Games and Twitch accounts connected, tune into the official Fortnite Twitch channel to catch the action and accumulate watch time toward the FNCS Major 1 Drops.

How to get the FNCS Major 1 Drops on YouTube

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If you prefer to watch your competitive Fortnite content on YouTube, rest assured that you can still earn the FNCS Major 1 Drops.

To qualify for the FNCS Major 1 Drops on YouTube, you must link your Epic Games and YouTube accounts. You can do this by navigating to your Settings on YouTube and then the Connected apps tab. 

After connecting the two accounts, keep tabs on the FNCS Major 1 schedule and watch it unfold live on the official Fortnite YouTube channel to earn progress toward all the FNCS Major 1 Drops.

FNCS Major 1 Drops in Legends Landing

If you don't feel like going through the trouble of linking accounts and claiming rewards, the easiest way to go about getting the FNCS Major 1 Drops is to watch in Legends Landing. Legends Landing is a Creative Mode Island designed specifically for competitive Fortnite watch parties.

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Hangout on Legends Landing while matches of FNCS Major 1 are live, and you will automatically earn the FNCS Major 1 Drops in due time!

A new batch of FNCS Drops has arrived, and there are all sorts of methods to obtain them. Watch Major 1 of the FNCS on Twitch, YouTube, or in Legends Landing to add the FNCS Major 1 Drops to your Locker.

FNCS Major 1 Drops

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There are five exclusive FNCS Major 1 Drops altogether. The rewards you can earn for tuning into FNCS Major 1 include:

  • Badge of Glory Back Bling
  • FNCS Banner Icon
  • Winning Streak Loading Screen
  • High Stakes Victory Spray
  • GG Goo Emoticon

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That's everything you need to know about the FNCS Major 1 drops in Fortnite. Don't forget to head over to our Fortnite homepage for even more guides and news coverage of the iconic free-to-play shooter. While you're in Creative Mode, check out some of the Fortnite horror codes.

Coleman is a freelance journalist at GGRecon. While gaming has always been his passion, it wasn’t until he worked as a Sports Journalist at the Community College of Baltimore County that he found his enthusiasm for writing. In the time since Coleman has had his work featured in publications such as The Washington Post/Launcher and ESTNN. Coleman is a graduate of Towson University with a degree in Sport Management and Business Administration.

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