Epic Games has announced the event Rift Tour, to be held between the days August 7-9, 2021. This event has brought with it new challenges Y missions a Fortnite Battle Royale, and will also bring a concert. Although it has not yet been confirmed to Ariana Grande, all the clues point to her being the main artist of it. Just below we tell you what are all the news about this new event from Season 7 of the Battle Pass of Fortnite Chapter 2:
Fortnite: this is the Rift Tour; dates and times
The “Career” tab of the Fortnite Battle Royale menu has been replaced with one of “Rift Tour”. Here we can see the dates and times of the event:
- American continent: August 7, 2021 at 00:00 CEST
- Global: August 7, 2021 at 8:00 p.m. CEST
- Asia and Oceania: August 8, 2021 at 6:00 a.m. CEST
- Europe and Middle East: August 8, 2021 at 4:00 p.m. CEST
- American Continent – Session 2: August 9, 2021 at 00:00 CEST
Within this new tab we can confirm our attendance at the event, although a place will not be reserved automatically. Epic Games recommends being in-game 60 minutes before the Rift Tour session we want to attend.
We don’t know anything else, or if there will be a specific playlist for the Rift Tour event, or if it will take place in normal game modes. We will update this information as soon as we learn more about it.
Fortnite Season 7: Rift Tour missions
The Rift Tour event of Season 7 of the Battle Pass of Fortnite Chapter 2 has also brought missions, which will allow us to earn free rewards. Rift Tour missions will be available until Sunday, August 8, 2021. We have until then to complete them. Once this date passes without us having completed these missions, we will lose their respective rewards forever.
- Interact with Rift Tour posters (0/1) – Reward: Artistic Rift graffiti
- Use an alien hologram platform located above the party UFO (0/1) – Reward: Cloudy Cat Emote
- Pick a date on the Rift Tour tab and play a game (0/2) – Reward: Astral Weapons loading screen
Besides this, for attending the Rift Tour event itself, we will get a free new umbrella.
Source: Epic Games, Fortnite Battle Royale, own elaboration