Fortnite Winterfest 2021: Challenges, Winterfest Cabin Gifts, And More
The time has come once again for the Fortnite Winterfest 2021 Christmas event. Fortnite is getting in the Christmas spirit with the return of the Winterfest Cabin, offering holiday-themed gifts and challenges for all players. Want to see what's under your tree? Here's everything you need to know about the Fortnite Winterfest 2021 Christmas event.
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Fortnite Winterfest 2021: Release Date
This year's Fortnite Christmas event began on December 16 and will last until January 6. So, Fortnite players will have a few weeks to engage in the winter festivities and enjoy all that Fortnite Winterfest 2021 has to offer.
Fortnite Winterfest 2021: Sgt. Winter Comes Bearing Gifts
Sgt. Winter, one of the iconic holiday skins from Fortnite past, plays a prominent role in this year's Fortnite Christmas event. Throughout the event Sgt. Winter will navigate a custom big rig sleigh around the island, tossing good and bad gifts at players that he passes. Sgt. Winter is quite beefy, boasting 300 health and 300 shields — so don't get on his bad side — as he will fight back against any players that dare attack him.
Fortnite Winterfest 2021: Winterfest Cabin Returns
The classic Fortnite Winterfest Cabin is back for the 2021 Christmas holiday. This year Sgt. Winter awaits us in the cabin with 14 days of presents to unravel, where players get to pick one present each day. This time around, the Winterfest Cabin arrives with a host of new modes. There are seven Winterfest Creative maps in total and the line-up consists of:
- Two Zone Wars maps
- Two Gun Game maps
- One FFA map
- One Prop Hunt map
- One Deathrun map
- Eager to go all out on the festive spirit? Fit in a visit to the Fortnite Nutcracker House location.
Fortnite Winterfest 2021: Winterfest Cabin Gifts
While presents are usually best kept as a surprise, those that just can't keep a secret will be happy to know that the contents of this year's Winterfest Cabin are out there as players pick up their first gifts. The list of all 14 Winterfest Cabin 2021 gifts is as follows:
- Winterfest 2021 Banner
- Foundation Contrail
- Holiday Sweater Wrap
- Winterfest 2021 Loading Screen
- Winterfest 2021 Music Pack
- "Epic Yarn" Emote
- "Scholar Festive" Skin
- "Scholar Festive" Pickaxe
- Winter Lights Wrap
- Winterfest 2021 Spray
- Shovel Male" Pickaxe
- Fortnite x Matrix Glider
- Animated Winterfest 2021 Emoticon
- "Banana Winter" Skin
- If you are looking for a gift a tad more Spider-Man inspired, check out our guide on the Fortnite Spider-Man mythic locations.
Fortnite Winterfest 2021: Christmas Challenges
What's a Fortnite event without challenges? Fortnite Winterfest 2021 is accompanied by its own set of special limited-time challenges. These challenges consist of tasks such as visiting Christmas trees scattered around the island and collecting items like Toy Biplanes. The full list of Winterfest 2021 challenges unlock as the event progresses, but there are 15 in total to work through across the event.
That concludes our guide on Fortnite Winterfest 2021. Make sure you are turning up each day to get the most out of this seasonal event.