Fortnite Season 5 has begun after the incredible Galatcus event which capped off a wonderful Season 4. While Season 5 has already been an incredible ride thanks to bounties and gold bars, lots of the community are understandably anticipating Winterfest 2020. This has resulted in people asking when does Winterfest 2020 start in Fortnite, and here you’ll find release date estimates as well as leaked skins including Gingerbread Renegade Raider.
While Season 4 gave us the beautiful She-Hulk, the charismatic Iron Man, and every tree hugger’s favourite tree in Groot, Season 5 has already given us a Mandalorian and Baby Yoda, plus God of War’s Kratos with an exclusive PS5 costume.
Although the Mandalorian and the world’s most brutal dad are great, below you’ll discover when Winterest 2020 could start in Fortnite, and you’ll also find some leaked skins which include Gingerbread Renegade Raider.
Fortnite Winterfest 2020 leaked skins
Leaked skins for the Fortnite Winterfest 2020 event include Gingerbread Renegade Raider.
However, aside from Gingerbread Renegade Raider, other leaked skins for the Fortnite Winterfest 2020 event include Snowmando, Frost Squad, and a new Fishstick.
In addition to all the above, it appears that there will also be a blue skin style for Codename E.L.F.
These leaked skins come courtesy of Fortnite Intel, and they are apparently leaked from the v15.00 update.
Gingerbread Renegade Raider has been leaked in Fortnite since October, and it’s possible that the skin will come out on day one the Winterfest 2020 event.
When will Winterfest 2020 start in Fortnite?
No official release date has been shared for when Winterfest 2020 will start in Fortnite.
However, it’s presumed that Winterfest 2020 will start in Fortnite on December 18th thanks to last year’s event beginning on said release date.
Others have hypothesised that it could begin on December 19th or 20th instead, but all estimates are largely in the same ball park.
While we don’t officially know when Winterfest 2020 will start in Fortnite, there are other leaks surrounding the event.
The lobby will apparently be the same as last year’s, meanwhile alleged sounds have been posted on Twitter.