Fortnite Double XP Weekend Is Live Now Making It a Great Time to Get Those Skins

Fortnite Double XP Weekend Is Live Now Making It a Great Time to Get Those Skins

Epic is offering players a bonus payout, before Season 5 rolls into town.

Fancy bagging yourself some bonus Fortnite XP this weekend? Then you're in luck, for the bonus 100% XP event for Fortnite Battle Royale is live right now.

From today (June 29), all the way until July 2, you'll automatically earn double XP in Fortnite. This is basically Epic giving players a last chance to unlock as many of the Season 4 Battle Pass reward tiers as possible, before Fortnite Season 5 arrives on July 12, and the reward slate is wiped clean once again.

You can link this double XP event to complete as many Fortnite Challenges as possible this weekend for double the rewards. Head over to our Fortnite Week 9 Challenges guide, for a complete breakdown of how to complete all seven challenges for the week, each of which will help you progress up Season 4 Battle Pass reward tiers.

As for the items on the Season 4 Battle Pass reward tiers that you can unlock, there's the legendary Omega skin sitting at the final level 100 for you. Check out our best Fortnite skins page for additional elite cosmetic items for your character to equip.

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