Save The World | v23.00 Homebase Status Report

12.5.2022
By The Fortnite Team

The cold air and winter breeze have just started as we make our way into our second week of Save the World’s Winterfest! Learn about Week 2 of the Frostnite Challenges, the new Fully Realized Starter Pack, and the Black Knight returning to the Event Store.

Frostnite Challenges Week 2: Merry Melee

The brutal winter cold has frozen up all of your ranged weapons, making them no good here. That means it’s time to get up close and personal with your melee weapons! Overcome this challenge and you will be fittingly rewarded with the most festive melee weapon, the Tree of Light!

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Tree of Light

Both joyful and powerful, this festive blade will chop down Husks and activate a stunning light every eight hits.

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Introducing Colby in the Fully Realized Pack

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It's her world. We just live in it. Jump into Save the World and grab the Colby Outfit with the Fully Realized Pack available now! This new Pack features:

  • Colby Outfit
  • Teth-R 128 Back Bling
  • Thrash-R Grips Pickaxe

And in Save the World specifically:

  • Access to the “Save the World” PvE campaign
  • Fully Realized Challenges - Earn up to 1,500 V-Bucks by completing these Save the World Daily Quests.

The Fully Realized Challenges are unlocked after having completed the "Homebase Stormshield Defense 3" mission in the "Save the World" campaign.

Note: The cosmetic items of this Pack are usable throughout Battle Royale, Save the World, and creator-made islands. This new Pack will have no impact on existing Founder daily login rewards or V-Bucks earned through gameplay, which is exclusive to early access Founders. These items may appear in the Fortnite Item Shop in the future.

Black Knight Garridan Returns

Black Knight Garridan makes his return to the Event Store. The Black Knight Garridan’s Standard Perk, Knight’s Impact, will Increase Hardware Impact by 33%. His Commander Perk, Knight’s Impact+ increases Hardware Impact by 75%. Additionally, Goin' Constructor can trigger Kinetic Overload. Finally, his Team Perk, Kinetic Overdrive, allows Kinetic Overload to occur an additional time. Fortnite Save The World Black Knight Garridan Jpg 1920x1080 2d5c84a3745f

“Not your average knight in shining armor” - Black Knight Garridan

Major Bug Fixes

A number of important bug fixes were included in the v23.00 game update, including:

  • Fixed an issue that made players unable to change keybindings for dismounting and sprinting with wildlife. 
  • Fixed an issue in which the Emote button was nonfunctional on the victory screen.
  • Fixed an issue in which the camera in Twine Peaks would jitter when navigating around some terrain.