How to Mark an Enemy Using a Flare Gun in Fortnite

The recent update for Fortnite Chapter 3 Season 1 brought along fresh new content like two new weather features, tornadoes, lightning, weekly challenges, and more. The developers have brought back the Flare Gun, and there’s a new weekly challenge associated with it as well. Mark an enemy player using a Flare Gun is a new quest that requires you to make use of the newly unvaluted weapon. 

In this Fortnite guide, we will explain where you can find the flare gun and how to mark an enemy player with it.

Where to find a Flare Gun in Fortnite Chapter 3

The old fan favorite Flare Gun has finally returned, and what better way to use it than for a weekly challenge? For the uninitiated, the Flare Gun is a non-damaging gun that can be shot into the air to mark any enemies in the nearby area. The gun is best used for rushing in on an enemy squad or marking close-by targets. You can find the Fortnite flare gun in chests, floor loot, and supply drops.

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In order to get one quickly, you might want to drop in a location that is filled with chests or floor loot. Here are some locations that you can check out: The Daily Bugle, Chonker’s Speedway, Logjam Lumberyard, Shifty Shafts, and Condo Canyon.

How to mark an enemy player with a Flare Gun in Fortnite Chapter 3

After getting your hands on a Flare Gun, completing the mark an enemy player challenge is relatively quite easy. All you need to do is ensure you are in a location that is filled with enemies, equip the Flare Gun, aim it towards the area you want to scan, and press fire. It will fly into the air and begin searching for enemies. Once the enemy is found and marked, the challenge will be completed. Good luck!

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