Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 1 map POIs: All changes & new locations

Nikhil Bahuguna
Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 1: Underground map during sunset

Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 1 is now live, introducing a new map for players around the world to enjoy. After a brief return to the OG map in Fortnite, Chapter 5 Season 1 brings plenty of map changes and new POIs, so here’s all you need to know.

Fortnite has welcomed Chapter 5 Season 1 after Eminem‘s ‘The Big Bang‘ event, bringing a ton of new content and exciting changes for everyone to try out. The latest season went live on December 3 and unlike the previous season, there’s a brand-new map for you to jump into.

While the core gameplay across various modes remains the same, getting to know the new POIs on the map can be critical for dropping in the hot loot spots. So, whether you want to play aggressively or wish to survive from zone to zone, here are all the map changes and new POIs in Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 1.

Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 1 new map

The new map in Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 1 is split between the usual lush green biome and the snow-covered biome. The entirety of North, East, and South-east is covered with snow, on the other hand, Western, Southern, and mid parts of the map are the green terrains.

Let’s take a closer look at some of the locations on the new map in Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 1:

  • The chaparral biome (dry region) is situated in the West, with the Ritzy Riviera marina
  • Northwest’s boreal forest contains the Rebel’s Roost mansion
  • The central part of the map is entirely grassland biome (wide open areas of grass)
  • The alpine Hazy Hillside village and Grand Glacier Hotel can be found in the east, which comprises the boreal tundra (coniferous trees) and boreal snow biomes (constant snowfall)
  • Snow can be found across different parts of the map that aren’t in the boreal snow biome

There are also several rivers and lakes throughout the map, connecting various parts of the map. Additionally, a railway line connects covers the central parts of the map, and you can board the train via the Grand Station, located towards the West of the grassland biome.

Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 1 map locations: New POIs

Here are all the POIs confirmed so far for the Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 1 map:

  • Rebel’s Roost
  • Lavish Lair
  • Classy Courts
  • Grand Glacier
  • Hazy Hillside
  • Ritzy Riviera
  • Pleasant Plazza
  • Snooty Steppes
  • Reckless Railways
  • Ruined Reels
  • Fencing Fields

As Chapter 5 Season 1 progresses in Fortnite, the devs will likely introduce more changes. We’ll make sure to provide an update here so check back in from time to time for the latest developments.

So there you have it! That’s all you need to know about Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 1 new map POIs. For more content on Fortnite, be sure to check out the following:

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