Holiday cheer returns to the Island once again with Fortnite Winterfest 2021! The winter wonderland festivities kicked off today on December 16th, 2021, at 9 AM ET and run through January 6th, 2022, at 9 AM ET with plenty of surprises to help players get into the holiday spirit. This includes 14 free Presents from Sgt. Winter, new festive Outfits, icy items, and the arrival of Spider-Man (No Way Home) and MJ (No Way Home) Outfits, which will be in the Fortnite Item Shop later today on December 16th, 2021 at 7 PM ET. Players will even be able to put on and take off No Way Home Spidey’s mask with his built-in Emote!
- With the re-opening of the Winterfest Lodge, this is where Sgt. Winter will be giving players 14 Presents — including two Outfits (Krisabelle and Polar Peely) over the course of Winterfest 2021. (There’s a third gift Outfit that players can get another way, too.). Players will be able to unwrap a new Present at the Winterfest Lodge every day for 14 days, and if they miss any days, they can visit the Lodge up until January 6th at 9 AM ET to open them up!
- Krisabelle: a festive take on the community-inspired Isabelle
- Polar Peely: one cool banana (literally)
- Not only is he giving out Presents, but Sgt. Winter also has some wintery objectives for everyone. Every day for 14 days, he’ll announce a new Winterfest Quest on the “Quests” page, each one with an XP reward! Additional rewards include the Snowmando Board Glider, Ffrosty Back Bling, and more as players complete Quests.
Winterfest Creative Islands:
- Take your holiday adventures to the next level in Creative, where players can hop into featured creations from Fortnite’s Winter creator callout. Check out the Winterfest tab next to “Discover” to learn more! After playing for two hours total across Creator-made maps/games, you’ll receive:
- Ol’ Cracky Emoticon
- Llama Deerest Spray
- Merry Marauder Banner & 2022 New Year’s Banner