The National Library of El Salvador Shines in a New Fortnite Map

The National Library of El Salvador Shines in a New Fortnite Map

14. May 2024 by Never

The gaming industry and its recognition continue to grow in Latin America. On Saturday, May 11, the National Library of El Salvador (BINAES) announced through its Twitter account the new update of Fortnite, the popular cross-platform battle royale game, featuring a map of the Historic Center of San Salvador.

Here’s everything you need to know about the BINAES map, how to access it, and what you can do there.

Accessing the BINAES Map in Fortnite

Step-by-Step Guide

  1. Physical Access: If you visit the National Library of El Salvador, after reading for 30 minutes, you can access exclusive Fortnite mini-games and enter the new library map.
  2. Virtual Access: For those who can’t visit in person, the map is accessible from any console. You can find the map by its name, “BINAES Challenge-El Salvador”, or by entering the code 0533-9684-6487 in Fortnite’s search bar.

Promoting Reading and Culture

This initiative aims to promote reading and encourage cultural engagement. The President of El Salvador, Nayib Bukele, even responded to the invitation, encouraging people to play Fortnite in the library’s gaming rooms and explore the new map featuring the Historic Center of San Salvador.

Exploring the BINAES Map

The BINAES map is a precise replica that includes five levels, each with unique mini-games. In addition to the National Library, the game map also features the front of the National Palace, the Metropolitan Cathedral, and the Gerardo Barrios Plaza.

Unique Features

  • Five Levels of Adventure: Each level offers distinct mini-games and challenges that players can enjoy while exploring the cultural landmarks.
  • Historical Landmarks: The inclusion of iconic locations like the National Palace and the Metropolitan Cathedral adds educational value to the gaming experience.
  • Cultural Promotion: By integrating these landmarks, the map helps to promote the rich history and culture of El Salvador.

Fortnite Integrates El Salvador’s Cultural Landmarks for an Educational Gaming Experience

The addition of the National Library of El Salvador and the Historic Center of San Salvador to Fortnite represents a significant step in blending digital entertainment with cultural education. This innovative approach not only enhances the gaming experience but also fosters a greater appreciation for reading and cultural heritage.