Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 3 Map Changes and New POIs

ruekuma |  Published: May 24, 2024

Discover all the changes in the Fortnite map and explore four new POIs introduced in Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 3 in this article.

A massive sandstorm recently hit the Fortnite island, making a new dried-up area called the Wasteland in the southern part. This Wasteland, which introduces four major new places, will reside as a new area throughout the season. This article breaks down all the map changes and new POIs in the Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 3.

New Map and POIs in Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 3

Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 3 Map
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The group known as the “Wasteland Warriors” have quickly taken over this area with these POIs:

Brutal Beachhead

Brutal Beachhead Fortnite POI
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Brutal Beachhead is the main base for the Wasteland Warriors crew. This location is run by their tough leader Megalo Don. Expect lots of fighting here.


Nitrodrome Fortnite
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A chaotic automobile arena hosted by Ringmaster Scarr. You’ll see over-the-top vehicle action at this circular arena.

Redline Rig

Redline Rig Fortnite
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The Machinist‘s fuel refinery provides nitro boosts that make vehicles and players super powerful.

Sandy Steppes

An area that used to be nice vista views, now turned into a harsh sandy desert by the sandstorm.

Beyond these major Wasteland locations, several other classic Fortnite POIs remain intact. Other Remaining Locations on the Map are as follows:

  • Rebel’s Roost
  • Lavish Lair
  • Classy Courts
  • Grand Glacier
  • Reckless Railways
  • Grim Gate
  • Pleasant Piazza
  • Brawler’s Battleground

Exploring the New Map of Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 3

Vehicles take center stage this Wrecked Season, with new customizable combat vehicles and weapons roaming the Wasteland of Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 3.

You’ll want to make regular pit stops at Redline Rig to get your vehicle nitro boosts and other upgrades from The Machinist. Then go to the Nitrodrome to test out your powered-up vehicle in Scarr’s destructive arena events.

Whether driving through Sandy Steppes’ dunes or fighting at Brutal Beachhead, the new map and POIs in Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 3 offers a fresh experience filled with rough, gasoline-fueled battle zones.

Get ready to explore the new Wasteland area and check out other updates and additions in the Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 3, including new skins and cosmetics to complete your journey through the new map.