How to Get Free Rewards by Participating in the Fortnite Lantern Trials Event

Nawshad Noor
By Nawshad Noor
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Credit: Epic Games

Fortnite players can earn free Rewards from the Lantern Trials event simply by playing the game.

The Fortnite Lantern trials event has officially begun and players can earn free rewards including a Spray, Emoticon, and Weapon Wrap. This event is part of the upcoming Ramadan Celebration and offers rewards inspired by it.

Below you will find all the details related to the Lantern trials tournament including eligibility, event duration, how to participate, and more.

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Fortnite Lantern Trials Event:

According to the official FAQ, the Lantern Trials is defined as, “The Lantern Trials is a unique challenge for eligible Fortnite players. Play Fortnite for a chance to earn badges and receive in-game rewards!”.

How to Participate:

To register for the Lantern Trials event first you need to head to the Lantern Trials official event page. After that log in using your Epic Games credentials and the registration is complete.

After your registration is complete you can track your event progress from the same event page.

Free Rewards and How to Earn Them:

The Lantern Trials event has three free rewards. They are-

Lantern Trials Event Spray Credit: Epic Games
Lantern Trials Free Emoticon Credit: Epic Games
Lantern Trials “Lantern Glow” Free Animated Wrap Credit: Epic Games

The rewards can be earned by simply playing Fortnite after completing the registration.

For every 40 minutes of Fortnite you play you will earn one badge. The free rewards are for 1 badge,6 badges, and 11 badges. The first badge is given upon completing the registration. The timer only counts when playing Solo, Duos, or Squads mode. To get all the rewards the total playtime required is around 7 hours.

Event Duration:

The Lantern Trials event duration is from 10:00 AM 05/10/2021 to 11:59 PM 05/16/2021 (GMT+3).


There are some eligibility requirements for participating in the Lantern Trials event according to the official info. But some people reported that despite being from regions outside the eligible ones’ they were able to register for the event.

The official eligibility requirements are given below-

  • 13 years of age or older
  • Must have an active Epic Games account
  • Residents of Egypt, United Arab Emerites, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman, and Jordan

At the time of writing this article residents of other regions are also able to participate.

1 Million Player Limit:

According to the official rules there is a 1 Million player limit for the Lantern Trials event. After 1 Million players have registered the website is supposed to close down.

We still don’t know how many players have already registered for the event so if you want the rewards then make haste.

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Nawshad Noor is a former Editor at GameRiv.