All Fortnite NPC locations in Chapter 5 Season 2

All Fortnite NPC locations in Chapter 5 Season 2
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Written by 

Daniel Megarry

Last updated 

6th May 2024 12:10

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NPCs are interactive characters you can find across the Fortnite map, letting you purchase weapons and items or even challenging you to a duel to earn XP and rewards.

There are plenty of characters to encounter in Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 2, but considering how big the new map is, you may struggle to simply stumble across them - so here's where you can find them all.

All character locations in Fortnite

Here are all of the NPCs in Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 2 and details of where they're located on the map:

Character Where to find them What they look like
1. Artemis At the entrance gates to Lavish Lair
Artemis
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2. Meowscles At the Lil' Villa landmark, just east of Fencing Fields
Meowscles
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3. Myna In the forest east of Rebel's Roost
Myna NPC
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4. Laguna At the Rescue Station landmark, northwest of Grand Glacier
Laguna in Fortnite
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5. Bravo Leader At the centre of Snooty Steppes
Bravo Leader NPC
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6. Poseidon Inside the train station at Reckless Railways
Poseidon in Fortnite
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7. Medusa At the northeastern side of Fencing Fields
Medusa
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8. Aphrodite At the Lovely Lodge landmark, directly south of Fencing Fields
Aphrodite
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9. Spartan Assassin Inside the giant warehouse at the Slumberyard landmark, east of Classy Courts
Spartan Assassin NPC
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10. Hope Hanging out inside Grand Glacier 
Hope NPC in Fortnite
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11. Khari At the Pantheon Path landmark west of Mount Olympus
Khari in Fortnite
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12. Clara Walking around the Coastal Columns landmark west of Pleasant Piazza
Clara in Fortnite
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13. Jittershock At the Reclaimed Villa landmark northwest of Snooty Steppes
Jittershock NPC
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14. Etheria Outside the building just north of Restored Reels
Etheria
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15. Charon At the Cloistered Castle landmark northeast of Lavish Lair
Charon
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16. Noorah Near the lake southeast of Restored Reels
Noorah
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17. Peely Camping just south of Restored Reels 
Peely in Fortnite
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18. Apollo Walking around the Summit Temple landmark northeast of Mount Olympus
Apollo in Fortnite
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19. Graveheart At the Cemetary landmark north of Reckless Railways
Graveheart NPC in Fortnite
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20. Anwar At the Dumpenhausen landmark south of Reckless Railways  
Anwar in Fortnite
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21. Lavendra On the eastern tennis court at Classy Courts
Lavendra
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22. Spirit Hunter Saeko  Inside the house at Rebel's Roost
Spirit Hunter Saeko
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23. Dummy Walking around the Piney Pumps gas station west of Lavish Lair 
Dummy NPC
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There are now 23 friendly characters on the map, with Anwar, Lavendra, Spirit Hunter Saeko, and Dummy being the latest additions. These replaced the NPCs from the Avatar: The Last Airbender crossover event.

As part of the current Star Wars event, you can also encounter Darth Vader and Storm Troopers around the map, although these are hostile NPCs who will attack you on sight - so be careful around them! 

If previous seasons are anything to go by, more characters will likely be added as Chapter 5 Season 2 progresses, and I'll update this page once that happens.

What do NPCs do?

Talking to NPCs in Fortnite will fill out your character list - which is great if you're a completionist - but you can also purchase high-tier weapons or healing items from them as long as you have enough Gold Bars.

An NPC in Fortnite
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Some NPCs offer special services like giving you a prop disguise to hide in or activating a rift to send you into the sky so you can glide across the map. A few characters, like Artemis, can also be hired as bodyguards for the remainder of the match.

All bosses in Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 2

Aside from the friendly NPCs listed above, there are also four boss characters you can encounter in Fortnite right now: Hades at The Underworld, Cerberus at Grim Gate, Zeus at Mount Olympus, and Ares at Brawler's Battleground.

Unlike previous boss fights in Fortnite, you'll need to summon these characters by interacting with glowing statues that represent them. These can be found on podiums at their base locations like in the screenshot below.

Ares statue in Fortnite
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When summoned, each boss will send out a wave of enemies that need to be eliminated before they'll appear themselves. Make sure you come prepared with a loadout of decent weapons, healing items, and maxed-out shield where possible.

It's worth the effort, as defeating them will reward you with a powerful Mythic weapon and a Medallion that grants a unique power. For example, Ares' Medallion will add damage to ranged weapons while Cerberus' Medallion lets you dash in the air.

Just remember that holding a Medallion will also give away your location to other players, so it's no good carrying one if you're trying to be stealthy!

During the Star Wars crossover event from May 3 to May 14, 2024, you can also battle Darth Vader on the island at the northernmost point of the map. Defeating him will reward you with his Lightsaber weapon.

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Daniel Megarry
About the author
Daniel Megarry
Daniel is GGRecon’s Deputy Guides Editor. He graduated from university with a degree in Journalism & English Language before covering video games and LGBTQ+ culture at publications including Gay Times and Dexerto. His favourite games include Pokemon, Kingdom Hearts, Resident Evil, and anything Nintendo. You can reach him on [email protected].
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