Fortnite's brand new v21.50 update implemented some amazing content, including the return of the beloved Late Game Arena game mode.

Now, players are gearing up for all sorts of content were in store for towards the tail-end of the season.

One of the upcoming challenge sets is the Shadow of Phantasm, and we're going to breakdown all you need to know!

Fortnite Shadow of Phantasm Week: Dates

The new weekly event was added during the V21.50 update as a bit of a surprise and swiftly announced by Epic as soon as the patch went live.

The event is going to run from August 30th at 9:00 am EST until September 7, at 9:00 am EST.

Epic has noted the following regarding the new event.


A samurai in life and a phantom in the afterlife, stealth is no stranger to Phantasm. In the upcoming Shadow of Phantasm Week, the Suppressed Assault Rifle, Suppressed SMG, Shadow Bomb, and Shield Bubble will be unvaulted! Complete special Quests for XP while using these items that are back with a vengeance. Shadow of Phantasm Week starts August 30 at 9 AM ET and ends September 7, 2022, at 9 AM ET.

Fortnite Shadow of Phantasm Week

The Shield Bubble may not be stealthy… but it's a futuristic fit for futuristic samurai. Be warned: it can’t shield against a Kamehemaha!

You’ll be able to find Suppressed Assault Rifles and Suppressed SMGs from the ground and Chests, and Shadow Bombs and Shield Bubbles from the ground, Chests, and Supply Drops. What about the Quests? The Quests will be findable on the Quests page in the “Shadow of Phantasm Week” category!

Fortnite Shadow of Phantasm Week Challenges and Quests

For now, we only have one set of challenges for the Shadow of Phantasm event, but we'll be sure to update this page as more news flows in!

  • Remain Shrouded From a Single Shadow Bomb For 10 Seconds 0/1
  • Use a Shield Bubble in 4 Different Matches 0/4
  • Collect a Suppressed SMG and a Suppressed AR in The Same Match 0/2
  • Collect a Shield Bubble and Use a Smoke Bomb in a Single Match 0/2
  • Upgrade a Suppressed Weapon at an Upgrade Bench 0/1