What a great time to start playing Fortnite!

Starting TODAY, one of Epic Games’ biggest titles, Fortnite, will be celebrating its #Fortnite1st with (you guessed it) a limited time in-game event!

To earn these special birthday cosmetics, you must complete 3 birthday challenges and quests in-game. Check the list below:

From the Fortnite team:

Each challenge you complete will unlock a slice of the birthday cosmetic set. Share your squad’s best birthday cake dance party with #Fortnite1st on TwitterInstagram and Facebook.

  • Deal 1,000 damage to opponents to unlock the Fortnite Birthday! Emoticon
  • Dance at different birthday cakes to unlock the Happy Birthday! Spray
  • Play 14 matches to unlock 5,000 XP.
  • Complete all 3 challenges to earn the Birthday Cake Back Bling

Complete the Fortnite Birthday questline in Save the World and earn the Birthday Brigade Ramirez Hero! Earn tickets to spend on Birthday Llamas which can contain Heroes and weapons from every event this year (not including quest rewards).

The in-game celebration lasts until August 7, so you have plenty of time grinding these items!