# Epic’s Fortnitemares Event Returns with Spooky Surprises
October 11, 2023
Are you ready for some Halloween-inspired mayhem? Epic Games has announced the return of their annual Fortnitemares event in Fortnite, and it promises to be a frightfully good time. From new skins to exciting weapons, there’s something for everyone to enjoy in this year’s spooky extravaganza.
## The Pumpkin King and Alan Wake Join the Battle
One of the highlights of this year’s Fortnitemares event is the introduction of two iconic characters. Players can now don the skin of the Pumpkin King himself, Jack Skellington, from the beloved movie “The Nightmare Before Christmas.” Additionally, fans of horror writer Alan Wake will be thrilled to know that they can transform into the enigmatic protagonist, adding an extra layer of excitement to their Fortnite experience.
## Thrills and Kills with Extraordinary Weapons
No Halloween event would be complete without some terrifying weapons, and Epic Games has delivered on that front. Players can get their hands on the Wood Stake Shotgun, perfect for taking down any vampire or monster that crosses their path. The Thorne’s Vampiric Blade brings an air of mystique to the battlefield as it delivers devastating blows. And let’s not forget the iconic Pumpkin Launcher, a holiday staple in Fortnite that never disappoints.
## Zooming Through the Skies on a Witch Broom
For those looking for a more whimsical experience, the Witch Broom has been unvaulted just in time for Fortnitemares. This magical transportation tool allows players to soar through the sky, unleashing their inner witch or warlock. It’s a fantastic addition to the game that adds a touch of enchantment to the Halloween festivities.
## Themed Quests, Rewards, and More
Fortnite’s Fortnitemares event wouldn’t be complete without a host of themed quests and enticing rewards. Players can embark on special missions that are tailor-made for the spooky season, earning exclusive in-game items and cosmetics along the way. Additionally, the popular limited-time PvE Horde Rush mode makes a triumphant return, providing a thrilling cooperative experience for players to enjoy with their friends.
## Join the Festive Spirit
As the Fortnitemares event kicks off, players are buzzing with excitement. Social media platforms have been abuzz with players sharing their anticipation for the event and all it has to offer. Fortnite’s official Twitter account released a statement encouraging players to take on Kado Thorne, discover new weapons, and earn in-game rewards.
## Share Your Thoughts
Are you ready to dive into Fortnite’s Fortnitemares event? Let us know in the comments section below. Share your thoughts, strategies, and favorite moments from the event. Join the Fortnite community as we celebrate Samhain in the most extraordinary way possible. Happy haunting, Fortnite enthusiasts!