How to fix Fortnite Syndicate Quests Not Working Bug

It's frustrating to encounter these bugs!

Fortnite players eagerly anticipate the release of new Syndicate quests, which offer an opportunity to earn significant XP points and make progress on the coveted Battle Pass. However, it appears that the latest batch of quests may be causing disappointment among players, as many are reporting issues with progressing beyond the third stage. This bug or glitch has left numerous players feeling stuck and unable to advance, leading to growing frustration and disappointment. So we created this guide to help you fix the Syndicate Quests Not Working bug in Fortnite.

How can I fix the Syndicate Quests Bug in Fortnite?

Specifically, the quest titled “Survive storm phase while carrying a weapon of Epic rarity or higher” appears to be bugged. Despite surviving multiple storm cycles with an Epic weapon in hand, the quest will not advance. However, we want to assure you that Epic Games is already aware of this issue and is working hard to resolve it as soon as possible. Unfortunately, we do not have an exact timeframe for when the bug will be fixed, but there are some workarounds you can try.

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Firstly, you can attempt to switch out your Epic pickaxe with a Rare or Uncommon one, as this may help with the issue. Alternatively, equipping the default harvesting tool and then picking up an Epic weapon in a regular lobby might work as well. Some players have reported success with this method. It’s important to note that this fix may not work for everyone, and you need to wait for a patch from Epic Games. Nonetheless, it’s worth giving these solutions a try if you’re stuck on Stage 3 of the Syndicate quests.

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Raul Cosmin is a Contributing Writer at Pro Game Guides who has been immersed in gaming for over a decade. He is a passionate gamer, a die-hard fan of Fortnite, and an expert in mechanics and strategies for multiple titles in the competitive FPS scene. Though Raul has only been writing professionally for less than a year, his love for gaming—and the industry broadly—are long-standing and infectious. Raul is thrilled to continue his exciting gaming career here at PGG, and he hopes you follow along to see his latest and greatest guides!

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