Where to Find Blast Powder in LEGO Fortnite

Muhibul Alam Chowdhury
By Muhibul Alam Chowdhury
3 Min Read
Credit: Epic Games

Everything you need to know to find Blast Powder in LEGO Fortnite.

LEGO Fortnite is a co-op survival game with a large focus on crafting. Before you head into the wild to brave the monsters of the world, you’ll want to be well prepared.

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There are various items you can make and will need to make as you progress. As such, you will want to have access to the many resources you can acquire in the game, common or rare.

Dynamite is one of the most useful items in the game. You can use to it extract resources, fight groups of enemies, and more. However, to craft dynamite, you’ll need a rare resource called Blast Powder.

Furthermore, you can also use Blast Powder to craft Activation Switches and Thrusters to make flying machines. As such, Blast Powder is a very valuable resource for you to get your hands on.

This guide focuses on Blast Powder, where to find it, and how to acquire it.

How to Get Blast Powder

Pirate Skeletons
Credit: Epic Games

The most consistent way to acquire Blast Powder is to fight Pirate Skeletons. These mobs appear in the Beach Biome at night. Defeating Pirate Skeletons is a very reliable source of Blast Powder and you can get a good stockpile by beating just one or two groups of them.

Here are some tips to effectively and efficiently take down Pirate Skeletons:

  • Use ranged weapons such as crossbows, as Pirate Skeletons run in numbers and can easily overwhelm you in close combat.
  • Another way to counter their number is to bring along a companion, whether a villager or a friend.
  • Bring along a shield, to counter the skeleton archers, otherwise you’ll spend a lot of time dodging arrows.

Alternatively, you can also find blast powder as drops from other enemies and in chests. However, these drops are pretty rare. Therefore, taking down pirate skeletons is currently the best method to acquire Blast Powder.

Uses for Blast Powder

Blast Powder can be used to craft some very useful items, such as Dynamite. Furthermore, if you want to make flying structures and vehicles, Blast Powder will be your best friend.

A full list of all crafting recipes using Blast Powder is shown in the table below:

ItemRecipe
Activation Switch1x Wood 1x Blast Powder
Boom Barrel6x Plank 3x Blast Powder
Small Thruster1x Wooden Rod 1x Blast Powder 1x Torch
Large Thruster3x Wooden Rod 2x Blast Powder 1x Torch
Dynamite1x Blast Powder 1x Knotwood Rod
Crafting Recipes using Blast Powder

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Muhibul Alam Chowdhury is a Guide writer at GameRiv.