How to mantle objects in Fortnite

fortnite player mantling over a bus

Fortnite players can mantle up and over objects in a fast fashion to either outplay their enemy or evade their pursuit. Here’s how you can mantle objects in Fortnite and how to do it while under the effects of “Slap.”

Fortnite has evolved a lot over the years, adding crazy ways for players to get around the map along with collaborations that introduced the Nimbus Cloud and Web-shooters.

As well as this, the game’s core mechanics have also evolved, as the game now features sliding and mantle mechanics which give the game a much better flow and pace. Mantling is especially great for those who enjoy Zero Build, as it allows players to reach heights without the need for building.

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That said, some are wondering how to mantle objects in Fortnite, perhaps provoked by an in-game Quest, so here’s our guide.

How to mantle objects in Fortnite

To mantle in Fortnite, simply press and hold the jump button and move in the direction of the object you wish to mantle. You can let go of the jump button once you have fully mantled the object.

Combine this with a slide before you jump and mantle the object to improve your movement greatly.

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fortnite character jumpingFortnite players can jump from a height and catch themselves by mantling.

How to mantle objects under the effects of Slap in Fortnite

Fortnite players trying to complete the Quest that requires them to mantle while under the effects of Slap can follow these steps to complete the task:

  1. Enter a game of battle royale.
  2. Find barrels of “Slap” and break them while close by to receive the effects.
  3. Proceed to mantle on any object 10 times to complete the Quest.

Well, there you have it, that’s how you can mantle in Fortnite and complete the Quest in Chapter 4 Season 1.

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