Fortnite - Cobweb location: Destroying cobwebs in The Authority explained

The best places to find cobwebs in The Authority.

Destroying three cobwebs in The Authority is one of the challenges in Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 4.

The now abandoned Authority is slowly falling into ruin and, amongst the remaining chests, this former spy headquarters is becoming infested with spiders. It's time to clean the place up a bit and destroy some cobwebs!

Completing this challenge will earn you 25,000 XP, which will help you unlock the new Season 4 Battle Pass skins.

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The Authority location in Fortnite explained

The Authority is located in the centre of the Fortnite map in E4.

The location of The Authority on the Fortnite map.

There are multiple ways to enter The Authority; you can land on the walls and zip line in, glide to the top of the building or simply swim through the main entrance.

In previous seasons, The Authority was home to a number of hostile NPC characters, but now, as the cobwebs suggest, it has been abandoned, making other players the only enemy you have to look out for.

The best way to destroy a cobweb is by shooting it and you'll need to destroy three in total to complete this challenge, so make sure you keep an eye on the counter.

Fortnite Season 4 has arrived and it’s brought the Marvel universe with it, including Thor, Groot, Storm, Mystique and Iron Man. There’s also a new Victory Umbrella to earn, new map locations and a special Wolverine skin to unlock, with the challenges being investigating claw marks, finding the Loading Screen picture at a Quinject Patrol Site, Wolverine's Trophy, launching off the Sentinel Hands, locate a Trask Transport Truck and how to defeat Wolverine. Make sure you know how to drive a car and use the gas stations too! Don't forget to raid a Quinjet landing spot or The Collection location! Finally, there are new challenges for you to complete, including driving boats beneath the coloured bridges and visiting Panther's Prowl.

Cobweb locations in The Authority in Fortnite explained

To complete this challenge you need to destroy three cobwebs inside The Authority in Fortnite. Thankfully, there's actually quite a lot of cobwebs to be found, so, hopefully, this challenge won't take you very long at all.

When searching for cobwebs, look up into the high corners of rooms or between the metal railings that make up a lot of The Authority.

Look to the ceiling to find cobwebs.

The best place, however, to find cobwebs is on the western side of The Authority's ground floor. You'll be able to find a good number of cobwebs in this area, including one by the former cells, another in an abandoned office and a third cobweb by some crates.

The western portion of the ground floor is best place to find cobwebs.

Cobwebs only need to be shot a couple of times to be destroyed and, remember, you must destroy three to complete this challenge.

If you want to learn more about Fortnite Season 4, we recommend checking out our pages on the Season 4 Battle Pass skins, Wolverine challenges, including how to defeat Wolverine, Tony's Stark's hidden lab and how to open the Doom's Domain vault.

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