Fortnite X My Hero Academia: Everything You Need To Know

Fortnite X My Hero Academia: Everything You Need To Know
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Written by 

Coleman Hamstead


22nd Dec 2022 10:16

The long-awaited Fortnite x My Hero Academia Collaboration Event has finally arrived. This is one of the most content-filled Fortnite crossovers to date, complete with in-game items, Quests, and cosmetics. So, if you have an affinity for Heroes, you won't want to miss the Fortnite x My Hero Academia Collaboration Event.

Fortnite X My Hero Academia: Dates And Times

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My Hero Academia is live in Fortnite as of December 16, 2022, at 12pm GMT. You will have until December 30 at 12am GMT to duke it out with Deku's Smash, complete all the associated Quests, and grab the crossover cosmetics in the Item Shop.

Fortnite X My Hero Academia: Hero Training Gym Island, Quests, And Rewards

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During the Fortnite x My Hero Academia Collaboration Event, players can complete My Hero Academia Quests in Battle Royale/Zero Build and the Hero Training Gym Island to earn XP and My Hero Academia-themed rewards. To access the Hero Training Gym Island, visit the Discover tab and enter the Island Code: 6917-7775-5190.

In Hero Training Gym Island, you choose from one of three classes and go head-to-head in team vs. team combat. The fighting takes place in two different arena settings, and you'll have access to powerful tools like the Mythic Deku’s Smash. To win, you must earn more Rescue Points than the enemy team by securing eliminations or capturing Rescue Zones.

Below is a list of the limited-time My Hero Academia Quests:

Week 1

  • Rescue training dummies in the water (6)
  • Acquire Deku's Smash (1)
  • Damage opponents with explosives (500)
  • Time airborne using Shockwave Hammer (20)

Week 2

  • Eliminate an opponent while standing in snow or on ice (1)
  • Destroy structures with fire (10)
  • Emote within 25m of an opponent (1)
  • Sprint 1000m while under the effect of Slap (1000)
  • Visit different named locations (3)
  • Restore health or gain shields (300)
  • Deal damage to opponents with Deku’s Smash (100)


  • Assist in Eliminating Opponents at the Hero Training Gym (5)
  • Earn points by securing Rescue Points at the Hero Training Gym (25)

Complete the My Hero Academia Quests to earn the following rewards:

  • Complete the “Assist in Eliminating Opponents on the Hero Training Gym Island” Quest to earn the Deku Spray.
  • Complete the “Secure Rescue Points on the Hero Training Gym Island” Quest to earn the PLUS ULTRA Spray.
  • Complete a total of four My Hero Academia Quests to earn the Deku’s Glove Emoticon.
  • Complete a total of eight My Hero Academia Quests to earn the U.A. Cape Back Bling.

Additionally, you will receive 20K XP for each My Hero Academia Quest you finish.

Fortnite X My Hero Academia: In-Game Items

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While the Skins and cosmetics will make you feel like Deku and his comrades, you can fight like Deku too, with the Deku's Smash Mythic. Deku's Smash unleashes a devastating punch that will decimate structures and opponents. Deku's Smash is available in special All Might Supply Drops and My Hero Academia Vending Machines.

Fortnite X My Hero Academia: Skins And Accessory Cosmetics

The Fortnite x My Hero Academia introduces an abundance of Heroes and their accessories to the Item Shop.

Grab any or all of the following pieces of the My Hero Academia Set from December 16, 2022, at 12pm GMT to December 30 at 12am GMT:

  • Izuku Midoriya Skin
    • All Might Collectible Back Bling
    • Blackwhip Axe Pickaxe
  • All Might Skin
    • Principal Nezu Back Bling
    • All Smite Pickaxe
  • Katsuki Bakugo Skin
    • Grenade Backpack Back Bling
    • Cluster Buster Pickaxe
  • Ochaco Uraraka Skin
    • Uravity Booster Back Bling
    • Uravity Smasher Pickaxe
  • Symbol of Peace Emote
  • Hero Analysis Emote

Many of these My Hero Academia Skins and their accessory cosmetics include Alt Styles, Transformation Emotes, and Reactive Elements. Check out the selection in the Item Shop to see these Heroes in action!

With so much to do and collect, the Fortnite x My Hero Academia Collaboration Event should keep you busy! 

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Coleman Hamstead
About the author
Coleman Hamstead
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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