Fortnite Chapter 4 Season 5: Top 5 best drop locations in OG map


Fortnite Chapter 4 Season 5: Top 5 best drop locations in OG map

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The Fortnite Chapter 4 Season 5 update returns the game to its roots from Chapter 1. Players are nostalgically remembering the old terrain and weaponry from the battle royale. Epic Games has also added battle stars back into the game, which has not had this function for a while. The new update has even brought back the OG map from Chapter 1, and players are going bonkers over the best drop locations on the map and the battle pass!

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The biggest hit in the battle royale shooter genre for Epic Games is Fortnite. Players also adore the game because of its distinct mechanics, which set it apart from other shooting games. Furthermore, the game now features a ton of additional material thanks to the Chapter 4 update. Furthermore, the best part about the recent update is the OG Fortnite map coming to the game!

In the game, everything old has returned in a fresh way, giving players a nostalgic rush! Furthermore, veteran gamers are returning to the game along with vintage items. The player count of the game is soaring through new heights and has peaked the game’s lifetime count!

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5 Best Drops in Chapter 1 Fortnite Map

It may be rather tricky to navigate the Fortnite Chapter 4 Season 5 map and identify the optimal drop zones. Choosing where to land on the globe might be difficult because there are so many drop zones, especially because each zone has a different offering. Certain zones provide fantastic treasure but will also see more competition, turning into a never-ending PvP zone.

Fortnite Chapter 4 Season 5: Top 5 best drop locations in OG map
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Because of their locations, certain zones are excellent for rapid rotations, while others may not have the most fantastic gear or the fastest rotation, but they are still the safest to land in. Furthermore, some zones are prone to heavy hitters and OG players. These zones can prove good for not just looting but also killing! So, dropping into these zones would require a lot of patience and skills, too!

Wailing Woods

Fortnite Chapter 4 Season 5: Top 5 best drop locations in OG map
Drops in Chapter 1 Fortnite Map: Wailing Woods (credits: -KJH-)

For those who would like to play Fortnite in a more subdued manner, Wailing Woods offers a distinctive and peaceful beginning. Its thick foliage and abundance of cover allow players to gather resources and strategize more stealthily. For players who want to start their Fortnite match with a more deliberate approach, where survival and planning are crucial, Wailing Woods offers a compelling environment.

Named Location Wailing Woods, which debuted in Pre-Season of Fortnite: Battle Royale, is situated on the northeastern tip of Athena Island. Wailing Woods had relatively little mobility and treasure before Season 6, but two changes over the season made it one of the greatest areas in the game for those who want to play passively. Each of the four cabins has different levels of treasure. Packed with resources and treasure, the two or three stories are large.

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Shifty Shafts

Fortnite Chapter 4 Season 5: Top 5 best drop locations in OG map
Drops in Chapter 1 Fortnite Map: Shifty Shafts (credits: Nooobus)

Shifty Shafts puts players on the lower levels of the map, although other players like to be high above the action. In addition, though, the nearby homes consistently provided excellent opportunities for looting, with excellent weapons and equipment that could be found and used at any point during the round. Furthermore, Shifty Shafts is a good start for all those who want to avoid constant fights!

Dusty Depot

Fortnite Chapter 4 Season 5: Top 5 best drop locations in OG map
Drops in Chapter 1 Fortnite Map: Dusty Depot (credits: Zylaz)

Even though Dusty Depot didn’t look like much at first, it turned out to be an excellent spot to retreat to and recuperate. Players can use this area to escape the fight they are in, in case they are losing. The Depot is still a popular drop location on the Season 1 map since it offers excellent areas to hide and shield yourself from approaching fire, putting you in a good position immediately. Also, the loot players can get in this part of Fortnite’s OG map is really great, too!

Retail Row

Drops in Chapter 1 Fortnite Map: Retail Rows (credits: Ninja)

Even among the most devoted Fortnite players, Retail Row is still a crowd favorite. Its setting offers a dynamic blend of close-quarters fighting and strategic gameplay, similar to Tilted Towards but less chaotic. It’s also a highly disputed zone since it delivers some fantastic riches. This part of the OG map is also Ninja‘s favorite, as the streamer used to contest this area a lot during the OG Fortnite days!

Tilted Towers

Drops in Chapter 1 Fortnite Map: Tilted Towers (credits: NICKMERCS)

For good reason, Titled Towers was one of the first battlegrounds in Fortnite. Every home in the neighborhood is cherished and well-known. Players will land at Tilted Towers and be thrown right into the action between Big Ben and Main. Furthermore, even though landing in such a place might be dangerous, the homes’ shelter provides an excellent view position. Many streamers loved this area and are amazed to land here once again!

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Titled Tower is a really iconic location! Situated in the middle of the Battle Royale Map, Tilted Towers is a named place close to Dusty Divot, Salty Springs, Shifty Shafts, and Loot Lake. An “unlucky spot” at Tilted Towers was damaged three times. Ironically, No Sweat Insurance was the only structure there to survive completely when Tilted Towers was demolished during The Unvaulting Live Event. The same building and a few more would be involved in this once more. There were several indications of the meteor striking tilted towers during Season 3.

All these are some of the greatest spots for dropping in the OG Fortnite map, and players will ace the game if they play carefully. This new update has really given fans loads of nostalgia, and fans are really loving it!

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