Fortnite Aquaman Challenge: Use A Whirlpool At The Fortilla

The Week 1 Aquaman Challenge in Fortnite asks you to use a whirlpool at The Fortilla. Where is The Fortilla? How to use a whirlpool? Find your answers here.

It’s time to make a splash in Fortnite’s new Season 3 which is live right now. A new season brings new challenges and this time, Epic Games have collaborated with DC comics to bring you an Aquaman Challenge. By completing five Fortnite Aquaman Challenges and buying the Season 3 Battle pass, players will be able to unlock the Aquaman skin. The first challenge for this season is to use a whirlpool at The Fortilla. In this guide, we will show you how to do it easily.

How to Use A Whirlpool at The Fortilla – Aquaman Challenge Guide

The first thing you should know is the location of The Fortilla in Fortnite’s flooded map of Season 3. It will be shown in the southwest area of the map and it’s located to the south of Holly Hedges. Here it is:


Once you find the location, the next step is to find a whirlpool.

A whirlpool is a body of rotating water caused due to opposing currents, so you should be looking for something like this in the water.


As soon as you spot it, go inside it. The whirlpool is not very subtle so it won’t be a problem to locate it, even from a height. Putting yourself inside the whirlpool will launch you upwards, successfully completing the Week 1 Aquaman Challenge in Fortnite.

That is pretty much it. It’s a very easy challenge to do. It will get you acquainted with using a whirlpool so that you can utilize it for your benefit in battles. Using it at the right time might also help you escape an opponent in the game, so this challenge will be quite useful.

How to Get Aquaman Skin in Fortnite Season 3?

Arthur Curry Aquaman Skin in Fortnite

Every week, a new Aquaman challenge will be revealed and gradually you will be on your way to get the trident-wielding Aquaman skin or the Arthur Curry version of the skin. If you miss a challenge in the first week, it will be available during the entire Season 3, so don’t worry. For the Week 1 Aquaman challenge, go ahead and use a whirlpool at the Fortilla. Swim into it or fly into it, but make sure to get into it!

In Fortnite Season 3, players also have to complete the mission of finding 3 Gnomes scattered around the map. Want to get their locations? Then read our guide on how to find Gnomes at Homely Hills in Fortnite Season 3.