Fortnite Shop Update August 2: What new Skins, gliders, pickaxes are in shop today?

Fortnite Shop Update August 2: What new Skins, gliders, pickaxes are in shop today?

The Fortnite shop was just updated and today the item shop has a series of skins that avid collectors may want to get hold of.

Today, players can pick up two rather excellent sets.

First up, you can grab the Legendary Battle Hound skin for 2000 V-Bucks along with the Silver Fang pickaxe for 800 V-Bucks.

On top of this players can also obtain the Bandolier skin for 1500 V-Bucks along with the Stop Axe pickaxe for 800 V-Bucks.

Those are the headline items from the new shop refresh but there’s plenty more on top of that from the pool of Daily Items.

This includes the Steelsight Skin and First strike  skin, costing 1500 and 1200 V-Bucks respectively.

There’s also the Ice Breaker pickaxe, costing 500 V-Bucks and Snow Squall glider, also for 500 V-Bucks.

Last, but by no means least, you can also grab the Eagle and Wiggle emotes for just 500 V-Bucks apiece.

Keep reading for everything you need to know about games upcoming challenges coming later today, Thursday 2 August.

Free Challenges:

  • Build Structures (250)
  • Jump through flaming hoops with Shopping Cart of ATK (5)
  • Eliminate opponents in Dusty Divot (HARD) (3)

Battle Pass Challenges:

  • Deal damage with Sniper Rifles to opponents (500)
  • Search Chests in Flush Factory (7)
  • Search between a gas station, soccer pitch, and Stunt Mountain (HARD) (1)
  • Pistol Eliminations (HARD) (3)

What were the previous Fortnite Season 5 Challenges?

If you missed a week and want to go back and complete some past challenges from Season 5, here’s the list of what you’ve missed out on.

Plus some links to helpful guides to assist you with completing some of the more tricky weekly challenges.

Week 3 Challenges (July 26th 2018)

  • Deal damage to opponents in a single match (500)
  • Use a Launchpad (1)
  • Follow the treasure map found in Flush Factory (HARD) (1)
  • Search chests in Fatal Fields (7)
  • Shoot a Clay Pigeon at different locations (5)
  • Eliminate opponents in Haunted Hills (5)
  • Explosive weapon eliminations (HARD) (3)

Week 2 Challenges (July 19th 2018)

  • Deal damage with Assault Rifles to opponents (1000 total, 5 Battle Stars)
  • Search 7 Ammo Boxes in a single match (7 total, 5 Battle Stars)
  • Eliminate opponents in Paradise Palms (HARD) (3 total, 10 Battle Stars)
  • Score a basket on different hoops (5 total, 5 Battle Stars)
  • Search chests in Loot Lake (7 total, 5 Battle Stars)
  • Search between an oasis, rock archway and dinosaurs (HARD) (1 total, 10 Battle Stars)
  • Sniper Rifle Eliminations (HARD) (2 total, 10 Battle Stars)

Week 1 Challenges (July 12th 2018)

  • Deal damage with SMGs to opponents (500 total, 5 Battle Stars)
  • Search a Supply Llama (1 total, 5 Battle Stars)
  • Clinger, Stink Bomb, or Grenade Eliminations (3 total, 5 Battle Stars)
  • Search Chests in Snobby Shores (7 total, 5 Battle Stars)
  • Search floating Lightning Bolts (7 total, 10 Battle Stars)
  • Follow the treasure map found in Risky Reels (1 total, 10 Battle Stars)
  • Eliminate opponents in Retail Row (3 total, 10 Battle Stars)