Can be thrown. Cuddles enemies and then bursts with joy.
— In-Game Description

Cuddle Fish are a category of Fish found in Fortnite: Battle Royale, added in Chapter 2: Season 6.

Fishing

Cuddle Fish are caught usually in Fishing Holes, but they can be caught in calm waters too at a still decent chance. They are found in stacks of 3 for a max of 6 and can be caught in any body of water, with all versions being found anywhere. They can be caught with any rarity fishing rod.

The maximum size of Cuddle Fish can be 70cm, the minimum being 35cm.

Variants

Name Image Location
(Pink) Cuddle Fish
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Anywhere
Blue Cuddle Fish
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Anywhere
Green Cuddle Fish
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Anywhere
Orange Cuddle Fish
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Anywhere
Red Cuddle Fish
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Anywhere

Functionality

Cuddle Fish are thrown on the floor like Proximity Mine and attach/cuddle to an enemy when they come near, dealing 35HP of damage.

Similarily to the Proximity Mine, they can also be shot to activate, dealing the same amount of damage.

Strategy Guide

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The risk was calculated... but I'm bad at math.
This section outlines a strategy. Feel free to add tips, tricks and general advice about the topic.


  • If you obtain 6 Cuddle Fish (the max stack size), you can throw them down in one place to attach to one enemy. As there are 6, they deal 210 damage in total - a guaranteed elimination, even with shields.

History

Chapter 2: Season 6

  • Update v16.00: Cuddle Fish are introduced along with the new season, acting similarily to the Proximity Mine. They are added to the Fishing Collection Book and come in five versions:
    • Cuddle Fish
    • Blue Cuddle Fish
    • Green Cuddle Fish
    • Orange Cuddle Fish
    • Red Cuddle Fish
  • Disabled in Competitive Playlists.
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