Epic Games encourages users to reveal the appearance of the new map from Season 1 of the Battle Pass from Fortnite Chapter 3 by using the hashtag #FortniteFlipped on social media. Just below we tell you what this peculiar community action consists of:
Fortnite: Epic Games proposes to users to reveal the map of the new season
After 10:20 p.m. CET on 12/04/2021, which is when the The End event from Season 8 of the Battle Pass from Fortnite Chapter 2, Epic Games shared a subdomain of the official Fortnite website: https://fliptheisland.com/es-ES/
What Epic Games proposes is very simple: on this website we can check the progress of unlocking the map. Every time a person tweets something on the social network Twitter, including the hashtag #FortniteFlipped, this will add to the total unlock progress. In this way, the new Fortnite season gains visibility, and players can see what the new Fortnite island will look like, which we know is the “inverted” version of the island from Chapter 2. In fact, and from the leaked Chapter 3 Season 1 Battle Pass trailer, we know that the official name is precisely “Investment“.
This is a peculiar marketing maneuver that is going to be perfect for Epic Games, since in just an hour and a half after the web was up, it reached 18%, revealing two huge portions of the map. Scores of users of the social network Twitter are helping the global effort by using the hashtag #FortniteFlipped.
Another curiosity that we have been able to know via datamining is the fact that, As users use the hashtag #FortniteFlipped, the “F” of the Fortnite logo will rotate, and in its last state it will change to a thumbnail of The foundation.
We will update this news as we reach milestones of interest, as well as when it reaches 100% and we have visual access to the new map of the island.
Source: Epic Games, Fortnite Battle Royale, own elaboration