All Wastelander Challenges and Beacons in Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 3

Scarletrune |  Published: May 25, 2024

This article will show you what the Wastelander Challenges are and where the Wastelander Beacons are located in Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 3.

Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 3 introduces a new challenge system called Wastelander Challenges. These optional quests add extra difficulty and will make matches harder. However, it will also give you bonus XP and rewards for completing the active quest. If you want to challenge yourself, we are here to help you find the locations to do the quests and how to complete them!

All Wastelander Challenges in Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 3

All Wastelander Challenges in Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 3
Epic Games

Here are the six possible Wastelander Challenges available in the new Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 3:

Burnin’ Hot ItemsTake damage when picking up items.
Full ThrottleTake damage while standing still.
Jammed ClipsReloading is disabled.
Perma-DamageHealth/shield items are not going to be usable.
The Ground is LavaTake damage while touching the ground.
UnshieldedCannot gain shields.

Completing these challenging quests will test even seasoned battle royale veterans in Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 3. Mobility and teamwork are key!

All Wastelander Beacons in Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 3

All Wastelander Beacons in Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 3
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You can accept a random Wastelander Challenge by interacting with Wasteland Beacons at one of the four map locations:

  • A small island between Brutal Beachhead and Redline Rig
  • North of Rebel’s Roost POI
  • Outside Dumpenhausen Landmark
  • Slumberyard Landmark, east of Classy Courts

Act fast, as the Watelander Beacons lock after the first few Storm Circles. Challenges only last for the current match.

Wastelander Challenges Rewards

Wastelander Challenges Rewards
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Wastelander Challenges can grant you a large XP bonus upon match completion. One report indicates earning 220,000 XP for a victory with the “Full Throttle” challenge active.

There is also a special reward for winning a match with any Wastelander Challenge – the exclusive Wastelander’s Mark weapon wrap. This sleek cosmetic proves you succeeded in conquering Fortnite’s toughest trial.

With high risk comes high reward in the Wastelander Challenges. Dare to attempt this hardcore test of Fortnite skill for bonus XP and bragging rights. Stay sharp out there, Wastelanders!