Fortnite Fortbytes are something new for the game, introducing a series of collectables to find throughout the season, instead of as part of a specific weekly Challenge.

These Fortbytes locations, when all are found, are teased to help decrypt a secret that'll become apparent as the season draws to a close. The good news is you can get started now, so it's not such a rush when the season ends.

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Specific Fortbyte locations:

Interested in other aspects of Fortnite's new season? Our Season 9 Battle Pass skins and map changes and our Fortnite patch notes pages can help.

What are Fortnite Fortbytes?

Fortbytes are 100 computer chips that will appear across the map for those that own the Battle Pass.


At the start of the season, there are 18 to find, each requiring a different unlock method.

Some require you earn a certain about of XP, others for finishing a certain position within a match a set amount of times, while others require you visit areas of the map with specific skins - such as the Sentinel frozen island location.

Furthermore, there is one new Fortbyte added to the map each day.

As you find Fortbytes, a mysterious image will begin to be uncovered. As you collect more, you'll earn rewards and the tease of new secrets surrounding Season 9's story.

Additionally, finding a total of 90 Fortbytes will unlock this season's Utopia Battle Star skin.

Many will take a while, so don't worry if you don't unlock them right away. That said, as with the loading screens and other objects in Fortnite, once Season 9 is over, the Fortbytes are gone for good, so the sooner you can work to unlock them, the better!


Fortnite Fortbytes list: How to unlock all Fortbytes available so far

With the Season 9 Battle Pass having just launched, there are only a certain amount of Fortbytes available.

Here is a list of the Fortbytes that are available in Fortnite so far:

Fortnite numberHow to unlock Fortbyte
Fortbyte 1 Awarded for gaining 175,000 XP
Fortbyte 2 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 3 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 4 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 5 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 6 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 7 Accessible by using the Cuddle Up Emoticon inside a rocky umbrella
Fortbyte 8 Found within Junk Junction
Fortbyte 9 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 10 Awarded for gaining 60,000 XP
Fortbyte 11 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 12 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 13 Found at a location hidden within Loading Screen 2
Fortbyte 14 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 15 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 16 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 17 Found within wooden fish building
Fortbyte 18 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 19 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 20 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 21 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 22 Accessible by using Rox Spray in an underpass
Fortbyte 23 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 24 Found within Fatal Fields
Fortbyte 25 Awarded at Battle Pass Tier 40
Fortbyte 26 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 27 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 28 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 29 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 30 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 31 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 32 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 33 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 34 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 35 Awarded for gaining 225,000 XP
Fortbyte 36 Accessible by Sentinel on a frozen island
Fortbyte 37 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 38 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 39 Awarded for completing 6 challenges from Week 2
Fortbyte 40 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 41 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 42 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 43 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 44 Awarded at Battle Pass Tier 20
Fortbyte 45 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 46 Awarded at Battle Pass Tier 100
Fortbyte 47 Found between a Reboot Van, pirate camp, and a crashed battlebus
Fortbyte 48 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 49 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 50 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 51 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 52 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 53 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 54 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 55 Within Haunted Hills
Fortbyte 56 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 57 Awarded by finishing top 10 in squads, duos or solo 25 times
Fortbyte 58 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 59 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 60 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 61 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 62 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 63 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 64 Accessible by Rox on top of Stunt Mountain
Fortbyte 65 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 66 Awarded by finishing top 10 in squads, duos or solo 75 times
Fortbyte 67 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 68 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 69 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 70 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 71 Awarded for completing 6 challenges from Week 1
Fortbyte 72 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 73 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 74 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 75 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 76 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 77 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 78 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 79 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 80 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 81 Accessible in the daytime near a mountain top cactus wedge
Fortbyte 82 Accessible by solving the Pressure Plate Puzzle NW of The Block
Fortbyte 83 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 84 Awarded at Battle Pass Tier 60
Fortbyte 85 Awarded for gaining 30,000 XP
Fortbyte 86 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 87 Awarded by finishing top 10 in squads, duos or solo 50 times
Fortbyte 88 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 89 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 90 Awarded by finishing top 10 in squads, duos or solo 100 times
Fortbyte 91 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 92 Accessible by using Rock Love Spray near a lavafall
Fortbyte 93 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 94 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 95 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 96 Awarded at Battle Pass Tier 80
Fortbyte 97 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 98 Fortbyte TBC
Fortbyte 99 Awarded for gaining 125,000 XP
Fortbyte 100 Fortbyte TBC

Fortnite Fortbytes locations map

As well as the above Fortnite Fortbytes locations list, here is a Fortbytes map so you can see each individual location at a glance.

Fortnite Fortbyte locations map

Of course, if you need more details, here are specific Fortbyte locations:

The Season 9 Battle Pass has arrived - which you can read in more detail thanks to Fortnite patch notes - alongside new Fortnite Challenges. These include finding oversized phone, big piano and giant Dancing Fish Trophy locations, plus Fortnite Air Vent locations and Fortnite Sky Platform locations. There are also new Fortnite Fortbyte locations to discover and Utopia Battle Star locations and a new Victory Umbrella to earn, too. And, for a limited time only, there's the Fortnite John Wick event.

Fortbyte 7 location: Accessible by using the Cuddle Up Emoticon inside a rocky umbrella

First, make sure you have unlocked and equipped the Cuddle Up Emoticon - it unlocks at Tier 8 as part of this season's Battle Pass.


The Fortbyte 8 rocky umbrella location is found outside of a named location, but visible from the map as it's a formation in the ground.

Specifically, the rocky umbrella location just south of the Block.


You'll want to drop in on the southern-most part from above, as it's above the door and the ground.


Use the Cuddle Up Emoticon near the Fortbyte 7 location, and the Fortbyte is yours.


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Fortbyte 8 location: Found within Junk Junction

The Fortbyte 8 location is found in Junk Junction (the named location in the far north-west), specifically the main building in the centre.


Entering from the west side on the ground floor, you'll find a long room.


Turn left as soon as you enter - don't go as far as leaving this room - and you'll find the Fortbyte 8 location above the mattress in the corner.


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Fortbyte 13 location: Found at a location hidden within Loading Screen 2

You can head to this Fortbyte location without having unlocked the Utopia Loading Screen for Week 2 first.

To find Fortbyte 12, head to the desert area, specifically where the dinosaurs are surrounding the road running through it, just as the road bends.


Once here, just to the south, is a wooden building. Look behind the wooden building, and you'll find a portable toilet.


Approach the portable toilet, and you'll be prompted to pick up the Fortbyte 13 location.


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Fortbyte 17 location: Found inside a Wooden Fish Building location

The Wooden Fish Building location is in the north-east of the map, specifically in one of the four hot springs north-east of Lazy Lagoon.


Specifically, you need to look inside the 'tail' of the wooden fish.


Break it open with your axe, and the Fortbyte 17 location will be inside.


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Fortbyte 22 location: Accessible by using Rox Spray in an underpass location

First, make sure you have unlocked and equipped the Rox Spray - it unlocks at Tier 6 as part of this season's Battle Pass.


Now it's time to find the Fortbyte 22 underpass location. You'll find this at Neo Tilted, the named location in the middle of the map.

Specifically, you'll have to go to the underpass in the south-west - where a road goes underneath another one - and to the west of the lorry against the wall is the Fortbyte 22 location.


Standing here, use the Rox Spray to unlock the underpass Fortbyte.


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Fortbyte 24 location: Where to find the Fatal Fields Fortbyte location

The location of Fortbyte 24 is within a house within Fatal Fields.


Specifically, it's the house in the middle of the named location, just south of where the Slipstream runs through.

Once inside, head upstairs, and find the second door on the right.


Now check the far corner, next to the writing desk, where you'll find Fortbyte location 24.


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Fortbyte 36 location: Where to find the Sentinel frozen island Fortbyte location

The frozen island location referred to in Fortbyte 36 is to the south of the frozen area of the map in the south-west, specifically the west-most island.

Playing as Sentinel, visit the south edge of this island, where you'll see the Fortbyte location.


Pick it up, and the Sentinel frozen island location Fortbyte is yours!

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Fortbyte 47 location: Where to find the Reboot Van, pirate camp and crashed battlebus Fortbyte location

Fortbyte #47 is found between a Reboot Van, a pirate camp and a crashed battle bus, and it's one of the harder ones to track down if you don't know where to look from the off.


Head to Quadrant E3 and go towards the north-east (top right) corner of that quadrant, into the woods.


Fortbyte #47 is on the ground in the woods there. It's just into the woods from the nearby Slipstream, where two dirt paths cross.


You don't have to do anything to make it accessible, so just head up to it and grab it and the Reboot Van, pirate camp and crashed battlebus Fortbyte location is solved!

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Fortbyte 55 location: Where to find the Haunted Hills Fortbyte location

Fortbyte #55 is found somewhere within Haunted Hills, and is thankfully pretty easy to spot.


Head to Haunted Hills by whatever means you fancy, in quadrant B2, and look for the small building just to the north of the main church-like one.


Head inside and round the corner, and it'll be there - next to where a chest often spawns.


Grab it, as usual, and that's Fortbyte #55, found within Haunted Hills, all done!

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Fortbyte 64 location: Accessible by Rox on top of Stunt Mountain

The Fortbyte 64 location can only be accessed by Rox, the skin available as part of purchasing the Season 9 Battle Pass.

You'll then want to find the Stunt Mountain location, which is the mountain more-or-less square in-between Snobby Shores, Pleasant Park and Neo Tilted.


You know you're in the right place when you see the circle of tall trees and ramps on top of a mountain.

Land there, and provided you're playing as Rox, Fortbyte 64 is yours.


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Fortbyte 81 location: Where to find the Fortbyte accessible in the daytime by a mountain top cactus wedge

Fortbyte #81 is found in the desert area of the map, specifically on top of a mountain with a 'cactus wedge' on it.


Look for the circular mountain on the border between Quadrants I8 and I9.


It's actually in a skeleton ribcage just by the cluster of cacti, but you might find it's inaccessible even when it looks like daytime.


There's no trick to it though, you just have to make sure it's properly daytime - so no stars up in the sky, as if it were just turning from night to day or day to night - which might mean waiting in-game for a bit, or quitting out and trying again until it's the right time of day (we recommend Team Rumble or any currently live LTM for this so that you're not wasting yours or other people's time too much!)


There's a suggestion from some that you need to destroy one or all of the nearby cacti to make it accessible, but that's not true: you just need to be there at the right time of day for it to work, so keep trying!


Grab it when it is accessible, and that's Fortbyte 81, accessible during the daytime by a mountain top cactus wedge, all done!

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Fortbyte 82 location: How to solve the Pressure Plate Fortbyte Puzzle NW of The Block

Fortbyte #82 is found northwest of the Block - described as NW of the Block in-game - and requires you to solve a fairly simple Pressure Plate Puzzle. Note that you'll ideally need a squad of four players to get this done, before you dive in!


Look for the cluster of trees north-west of the Block, on the left hand side of quadrant D1.


Amongst those trees you'll see three pressure plates with footprints on them, and a currently unavailable Fortbyte.


The Fortbyte 82 Pressure Plate Puzzle solution is simple enough: you need four people playing together (in a squad or not, it doesn't matter).

Three players need to stand on the pressure plates, one on each, and then the fourth player can grab the Fortbyte. If any of you step off the pressure plate it'll become unavailable again, so if all four of you want to claim it, you need to take turns grabbing it one at a time.


Rotate through your party so you all get to grab it one at a time, and you're all sorted! This one in particular works well in large-team LTMs as well, we found, as your allies nearby will generally get the idea and help you out if you're short a player.

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Fortbyte 92 location: Where to find the Accessible by Rock Love Spray lavafall Fortbyte location

Fortbyte #92 is found by a lavafall, and made accessbile by you using the Rock Love Spray nearby.

First, make sure you have the Rock Love Spray unlocked and equipped - it's unlocked as a free reward for reaching tier 2 of the Season 9 Battle Pass, whether you've bought it or not.


Head to the Pressure Plant from the south, and in front of it you'll see the highest lavafall (a "waterfall" made of lava...), with three crate containers on the ground nearby.


On a ledge just north of those, on the west (left) hand side of the lava, you'll see the Fortbyte - but you'll need to use the spray to make it accessible for you to claim.


Spray it on the nearby wall, and the Fortbyte will unlock for you to grab it as usual.


And that's Fortbyte #92, accessible by using the Rock Love Spray by a lavafall, all done!

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