The Fortnite Winterfest Challenge has been suggested to start on December 17, and a video has leaked, but the event that has not yet started can be postponed. Data miners working on the game have access to in-game images.
With the coming of the New Year games also new year events started to offer to users. Finally Fortnite's Winterfest 2019 confused leaked information. Data miners like HypeX shared videos and photos allegedly from Fortnite Winterfest 2019 yesterday. Images show the theme of the game in the winter menu.
Forbes had suggested that the Fortnite Winterfest will start as of December 17th, but users say the festival has not yet begun and the event may be postponed. In addition, the announcement that the game announced the festival date was removed.
The animations of the game, such as hazelnut breaker or fireplace details, such as cosmetic arrangements or playability and tasks are not known to be related. Previously leaked festival task list included:
- Searching for Christmas stockings in Winterfest cabin (1 piece)
- Campfire resuscitation (1 piece)
- Hiding in Sneaky Snowman in different matches (2 pieces)
- Warming by the fireplace in the Winterfest cabin (1 unit)
- Dancing in New Year's trees in different named locations (5)
- Treasure search in 60 seconds after landing on Battle Bus (1)
- Using gifts (2 items)
- Frozen booty opening (1 piece)
- Damage an opponent with a coal ball (1 piece)
- Destroy Sneaky Snowman with beam saber or pickaxe (1 pc)
- Ice boxes search (2 pcs)
- Burning the frozen fireplace on the shores of Sweaty Sands, Craggy Cliffs or Dirty Docks (1 unit)
- Search for ammunition boxes at The Workshop, Shiver Inn or Ice Thrones (2 items)
Each mission will give toys such as skateboarding or new year gifts. HypeX also leaked three new Winterfest themed looks. These are the frozen version of the Fishstick look, the 'Frozen Nog Ops' look and the 'The Devourer'. The last is a human-sized version of the Polar Peak monster, which previously fought the giant teddy bear. HypeX claims that these views will be released in the December 23 release, but this claim has not been proven.