Fortnite Patch 29.01: Midas Returns and Exciting New Content

Fortnite Patch 29.01: Midas Returns and Exciting New Content

20. March 2024 by Never

The highly anticipated Fortnite Patch 29.01 has arrived, bringing with it a plethora of new content, including the long-awaited return of Midas, fresh weapons, thrilling missions, and captivating items. Let’s delve into the exciting features of this latest update:

Midas Ascension Event

The highlight of Patch 29.01 is the Midas Ascension event, marking the triumphant return of Midas to the island of Fortnite.

Players will embark on a thrilling adventure to assist Midas in escaping the island aboard the legendary yacht, “The Marigold.” The event spans from now until April 2nd, offering players the chance to participate in an epic storyline and earn exclusive rewards.

Midas Ascension Event Missions

The Midas Ascension event introduces a series of captivating missions divided into five phases, each unlocking sequentially throughout the event:

  • The Rise of Midas: Available Now!
  • Et tu, Brutus?: Available on March 20th
  • Jules vs. The Golden Touch: Available on March 25th
  • Myths of Midas: Available on March 27th
  • The Great Heist of The Marigold: Available on March 28th

Completing these missions will reward players with a variety of enticing prizes, including the Cerberus Medallion spray, the Greed Retro Backpack, and the Golden Queen Glider.

Midas Ascension Cup

Prepare for intense competition in the Midas Ascension Cup, a solo tournament scheduled for March 24th. Compete against players from your region to earn points and secure exclusive rewards, including the Ascended Midas outfit and the Golden King Cape. Don’t miss this opportunity to showcase your skills and claim victory in the ultimate showdown.

Chains of Hades and Mini Bubble Shield

In addition to the Midas Ascension event, Patch 29.01 introduces new mythical powers and items to the game.

Discover the Chains of Hades, a potent mythical power that can be found on the ground, in chests, or by defeating Hades himself. Additionally, players can now wield the Mini Bubble Shield, a smaller version of the classic bubble shield, providing temporary protection with unique vulnerabilities.