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Questions tagged [fortnite-save-the-world]

A 2017 co-op sandbox survival mode of Fortnite, developed by Epic Games for Windows, macOS, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. It is currently not on IOS, Android, or the Nintendo switch. Use [fortnite-battle-royale] for questions about the Battle Royale mode.

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What exactly does “online” mean in the Fortnite friend list?

I was wondering what "Online" actually means. It seems to me as though people waiting in lobby are "BATTLE ROYALE LOBBY n/4", and people in a game are "PLAYING BR .." but what is "Online"? Launcher ...
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When will I get daily challenges for V-bucks in STW?

I recently started playing Fortnite:Save The World. My friend told me there were daily challenges worth V-bucks and Gold. However, I am unable to see any in the (Quests tab). I am at the 3rd Storm ...
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How to calculate how much damage a weapon will do at a certain level?

I want to know if there is a way to know the stats of a weapon at any given level. For example: if I have a level 1 Seigebreaker schematic it does x damage at level 1, I can also see that it does x ...
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Is Fortnite: Save the World's global chat really global, or instanced?

Fortnite: Save the World has a Global chat room that is available in the pre-game lobby. I've seen default General chat rooms in other games, like Overwatch, but those seemed to be instanced, and ...
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How to get to Twine Peaks after the new Canny Valley storyline?

So I was at Stormshield defense 6 before the new system came out. After the new system I was set back in my questprogress. Now after finally having reached page 7/7 in the new system at Defense 3, it ...
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Is there any way to reset or delete Save the World progress in Fortnite?

How can I wipe all Save the World progress in Fortnite Season 5 (Xbox). I have looked in the game settings and Epic Games forums to no avail. Can I wipe it manually or would I need to contact Epic ...
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Start Fortnite Windowed?

I want to be able to start Fortnite windowed before launching so I'm assuming there will be a setting in a local file somewhere that tells the game if it should launch fullscreen or windowed but I can'...
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Save The World / Battle Royale skins; are they interchangeable?

I recently bought the Save The World standard edition and I was curious as to whether or not the heroes earned there are playable in Battle Royale. For instance, I just started grinding out some of ...
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“Unsupported Graphics Card” in Epic Games Launcher (GTX 1080)

I'm trying to play Fortnite on my PC but it does not work. When I install the Epic Games Launcher (I'm on Windows 10) it throws the error: There is a problem with your graphics card. Please ensure ...
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How can my backpack be overflowed?

This hasn't happened to me before. But when I started farming building resources a few days ago, I started to have this noticed a few times. When ever I end a mission I started with 0 stone, wood and ...
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How to tell if a Save The World mission will have a “major storm incoming”?

I recently started playing the Save the World campaign. I love exploring absolutely every single nook and cranny in the mission maps. I play solo, so it takes me a very long time to fully explore a ...
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Why isn’t this building collapsing?

Well the title pretty much says all I want to know. I was just building around in my base and I tried to collapse a huge complex of a building. Destroying a key structure made the complex start ...
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Failed to initialize BattlEye Service in Fortnite

I installed Fortnite, and then Windows Update tells me it needs to restart to install Windows 10 Build 17083, so I restart my PC and the update successfully installs, but the thing is - when I run ...
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Can I see the progress of a update on a game(fortnite)using my phone?

I am going to a visit and I started updating fortnite but sometimes my internet crashes and the update stops...so I’d there any possible way to see the progress of the update??
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Fortnite Install issues

I am trying to download an update for Fortnite. However downloading the patch seems near impossible. It will burst up to 100KB/s at most and then just drop. Making a 4 gb download take ages. I then ...
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Where are the best places to cop some copper?

I need copper for crafting. I've found it in some random caves, but usually only find about one copper per location. Are there specific maps/missions that have more caves and are more reliable for ...
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How do the team boosts work?

There are some tech stations around town that activate a team boost for three BluGlo. I've found health, building, and speed boosts. Do they always work for two minutes, and what exactly is the perk? ...
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How do I increase my stamina?

I run out of stamina easily and the only increase I've seen comes from upgrading a ninja character. What are my options for running faster and longer?
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What does the lightning bolt icon represent?

The traps each have a lightning bolt icon next to a number. In other games this would indicate power, but they don't need power to run, right? What does the lightning bolt measure?
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Are there other ways to get People?

Note: I am referring to the resource People, not Survivors or Heroes. While putting Fortnite on the backburner for a little bit (to allow time for bug fixes, etc), I have made sure to continue ...
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What does the mid-mission Commander XP bar actually represent?

After each full day has passed, the total experience you've gained that day is tallied up on-screen, which makes sense. However, it then shows a progress bar filling up with the experience you've ...
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What does the skull icon over an attacking Husk mean?

While defending my fort, I've seen a skull icon appear over an attacking Husk, but haven't been able to figure out what it means. It's happened a few times now, but I was finally able to get a ...
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Does anything come of tickling the llamas?

On the Loot screen, there is a button dedicated to tickling the llama piñatas. When you do this, they will respond to it with different dialogue, with different types of llamas having their own lines....
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How do Patrol Wards work?

Occasionally, I'll pick up a Patrol Ward floor trap, which boasts the description: Prevents patrols from spawning within the range of the Ward. Can I use this trap to funnel monsters during the ...
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What do I need to do to earn the tier 6 mission chest reward?

I've noticed that no matter how well my team and I have done in missions so far, we have never gotten a tier 6 mission chest. Even after earning two of three platinum medals, completing all optional ...
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Is there any use for collecting extra BluGlo during a mission?

While some quests (Ride the Lightning, Defend the Atlas, etc) require BluGlo to complete, others don't require any at all. Also, random objects on the map sometimes require BluGlo, like team buffs and ...
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Is there a way to scroll through the skill tree faster?

As I progress through the game and unlock more nodes in the skill tree, I've found that it takes a frustratingly long time to get to the nodes I want to unlock whenever I go to the skill tree, since ...
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How do I give others permission to build in my fort?

I've noticed that when playing with friends, they are unable to build anything without my permission. However, I can't seem to find where I can give them permission. It's neither in my Options menu ...
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Can Defenders die?

Defenders are helpful during missions, especially when you're alone, however they need to be kind of close to the action to actual get involved (which can lead to them taking quite a bit of damage). ...
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Is it possible to enter Storm Shield Home Base without actually getting a mission?

I would like to modify my fort around the Shield Generator, but I don't want to get involved in a defense quest. Is it possible to just enter location, gather resources, and start building?