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Disambig-iconFor the article on the the last version of the same name, please see Rickety Rig

The Rig was a named location in Fortnite: Battle Royale owned by the company, Spillexx. It can be found near Slurpy Swamp. Like all new Points of Interest in Chapter 2, this POI has Henchmen, a boss, a vault, and, at one point was either captured or protected by Midas (the latter being more likely).


Chapter 2: Season 2[]

  • Update v12.00: Added The Rig.
  • Update v12.20: The Rig has been heavily damaged and taken over by SHADOW. Boats from nearby have gotten closer to support the remaining structure.

Chapter 2: Season 3[]


  • You weren't able to use Crash Pads at this location.
  • There were a few easter eggs nodding to the movies from Season 4.
  • There was a Green Lantern reference here.
  • There were blueprints for a Vindertech Pulsar, a weapon in Fortnite: Save the World.
  • The Cyclo suit could have been found here replacing Ventura's male counterpart Venturion's Suit.
  • If you look on top of the Weeping Woods tower, you were able to see a SHADOW telescope watching them.
  • In v12.20, The Rig became an A.L.T.E.R. base. It was blown up into pieces and oil was poured into the ocean. Because of the drastic change, players would have to re-discover it if they haven’t already.
  • To get the Liquid Gold achievement, you must pick up a legendary weapon there.
  • The Rig shows a resemblance to the Oil Rig from the videogame: Rust. There are many similarities but it is unknown if this was the inspiration.