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What are the Stoneheart Trials in Fortnite?

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We've broken down everything you need to know about Fortnite's latest event - the Stoneheart Trials.

Valentine's Day might be over but that doesn't mean the celebrations have to stop. In fact, Epic Games is offering Fortnite players the chance to earn some themed rewards up until Feb. 20. The rollout of the Stoneheart Trials brings Fortnite's Creative and Battle Royale modes together for players to try their hand at earning some exclusive rewards.

But what exactly are the Stoneheart Trials? And what do you need to do in order to take part?

What are the Stoneheart Trials in Fortnite?

The Stoneheart Trials is an event running in Fortnite from Feb. 14 to Feb. 20 11:59 p.m. ET. Players who sign up to win in-game items simply by playing the Battle Royale mode or by checking out some special Creative maps.

For Battle Royale, players will need to place in the top 10 for Solo matches. For every two top 10 placements, players will earn themselves one badge towards unlocking a reward. As for Creative, players can earn a reward by playing and voting for their favorite map out of the six available. These have been brought to you by some up-and-coming French creators. Below, we've listed the creators and their map codes:

  • Darki: 3489-5945-4957
  • Mension: 5808-1158-7751
  • Edouard: 8256-4820-6746
  • Lemoon: 1169-6046-7349
  • Volviic: 6472-4495-2088
  • Wiskstars: 9315-7745-8668

How to Play the Stoneheart Trials in Fortnite

In order to play the Stoneheart Trials in Fortnite, players will need to sign up by logging into the Stoneheart Trials website with their Epic Games account. Check the Challenges page in order to see which objectives need to be met, as well as to keep track of your progress.

It may take up to 90 minutes for progress to refresh on the page.

What are the Rewards for the Stoneheart Trials?

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The following rewards are up for grabs in Battle Royale mode:

  • One badge unlocks the Doomed Affair Spray.
  • Six badges unlock the Hearty Wrap.
  • Eleven badges unlock the Thorns of Passion Pickaxe.  

As for Creative, trying out and voting for maps will earn players the Grim Devotion Emoticon.

Players will have until Feb. 20, 11:59 p.m. ET to take part and earn rewards.