The good news for PlayStation users! You surely can get the Throwback Axe OG from the PlayStation store. Now, the Throwback Axe OG is available and you can pre-order it as fast as possible due to it having limited time by visiting the official site to get it.
If you already know the OG Throwback Axe default and its function, making a pre-order from PlayStation store is totally a-must for you. Otherwise, for those who are so strange with the OG Throwback Axe, we guess that you won’t understand how reliable the pickaxe is. Even though this pickaxe is worth having.
What is Fortnite Throwback Axe OG Default?
If you are not yet knowing the function of the OG Throwback Axe default but we suggest you to know what the Fortnite OG Throwback axe before. However, by deeply knowing the Throwback Axe at least you will understand how valuable the axe is in Fortnite and use it for some purposes.
Throwback Axe is an Uncommon Harvesting Tool in Fortnite Battle Royale which is available by purchasing it from the Item Shop or PlayStation Store starting from November 4, 2020 and January 15, 2012.
Why is OG pickaxe default? Indeed, the Throwback Axe is a throwback to the Chapter 1 days which was taking a look at the Chapter 1 default Harvesting Tool. Somehow, with the HOE Decal on the front make it being removed and a more bright texture to it.
Here’s the information of Throwback Axe
- Type: Harvesting Tool
- Rarity: Uncommon
- Unlocked: Item Shop or Playstation Store
- Release Date: On November 4, 2020.
- End Date: On January 15, 2021
- Cost: Free
As we can see for the availability date of OG Throwback Axe, this Axe will be the longest lasting consecutive which runs in Item Shop history. if you pre-order the Throwback Axe on the PlayStation Store, it means that you already unlock it easily.
Why does the OG Throwback Axe come?
As the hottest battle royale game in the world, Epis Games surely has breakthrough to up-to-date information technology. Coinciding with the launch of the PS5 in November as the next highly sophisticated generation, Epic Games is also making the original Fortnite Throwback Axe available on the PlayStation Store.
The launching of the PS5 is all tied into Fortnite next generation upgrade for PS5 and Xbox Series X. The two definitely bring a higher quality resolution and frame rate along with faster loading times with more dynamic physics. Here, Epic Games also want to give the reward for the players for their loyalty by bringing back some OG items.
Along with the launch of the Fortnite Throwback Axe, it looks like some Fortnite original default skins which are making a comeback as well. Moreover, it is also completing the retro revival to contrast with all the next generation improvements.
Some time ago, Epic Games has announced the resolution Fortnite which will run on both the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X. Indeed, both consoles have Fortnite apps at launch and run at 60 FPS on 4K resolution. Furthermore, Epic Games also mentioned that the players can have a chance to obtain the OG pickaxe in Fortnite Chapter 1 for free.
You need to know that the default pickaxe was already changed with the launch of chapter 2 but the players can obtain the OG pickaxe in this month.
You may not wonder anymore that Fortnite Chapter 2 comes with a ton of changes added to the game, not least of which was in the cosmetic division. Well, one of the first things that you should notice when going to Fortnite Chapter 2 was a change to the default skin and the OG pickaxe in the new chapter.
Upgrading to the previous version of Fortnite does not mean all fans really like the shift. Some even petitioned Epic Games in order to add the OG defaults back as styles for anyone who played during Fortnite Chapter 1.
Finally, Epic Games announced that they will release the Throwback Axe on November 4, 2020 on all platforms but you can grab it in-game through the PlayStation Store or Item Shop.
The Throwback Axe will be available for Fortnite users until January 15, 2021. This’s just about a month and a half from now. You still have plenty of time to unlock and grab it. However, the next generation console of PS5 has been released this month and has become the favored mode of playing Fortnite for a large portion of the community.
On November 4, 2020 also bring the next Marvel Knockout Super Series tournament in the Ghost Rider Cup. So you will have a chance to pad your locker this Wednesday.
How reliable the Throwback Axe is!
As we know that pickaxe is involved as a Fortnite Harvesting Tool as a tool which is used for gathering any resources in Fortnite. Used as a weapon, the pickaxe is no doubt anymore. It will be dealing 20 damage per hit. But, the pickaxe is better used as the Harvesting Tool to collect any Fortnite resources. Moreover, in Fortnite Chapter 2: Season 1, the Harvesting Tools had a new look as well as gliders.
In Fortnite Battle Royale mode, the harvesting tool has a function in almost the same way as it can do in Fortnite Save the World mode. The Battle Royale pickaxe is different from Save the World pickaxe in which the players can buy the cosmetic Harvesting Tool for it so making it and sound different from the default pickaxe. This cosmetic does not offer an advantage in the game-play same as the skins and weapons.
So as with Throwback Axe OG default as you ever seen in Chapter 1, the player can use the Throwback Axe to gain any resources with it. Apart from gaining the resources, it also functions as a last resort weapon which deals 20 damage if you need. This Axe used to do 11 damage in Fortnite Chapter 1 Season 1. It changed to 10 in Season 2 and 20 damage in Season 6.
The Harvesting Tools are generally available either through buy with V-Bucks or a reward from achieving tiers of the Battle Pass season. Moreover, the pickaxe can be gained by completing any challenge offered in a certain season. But that’s totally different from the Throwback Pickaxe in which if you really want to have it, you kindly have to pre-order from PlayStation Store or Item Shop. The good news, the Throwback pickaxe is available for free.
More About the Kinds of Harvesting Tools
Harvesting Tools are usually available either buying with V-Bucks, as a reward after completing the challenge or as a reward after reaching tiers of the season of the Fortnite Battle Pass or even kindness of Epic Games as the Throwback pickaxe does. However, the Throwback pickaxe is available due to the Epic Games’ kindness at all.
Knowing about all kinds of Harvesting Tool in Fortnite is not totally wrong for you, is it? Well, in this chance, we’re going to show you all kinds of Harvesting Tools that you can get in Fortnite. So, here they are:
1—Battle Pass Harvesting Tool
There are a ton of the Harvesting tool names which are included as Battle Pass Harvesting Tool. The Battle Pass here was starting from Fortnite Chapter 1 Season 10 to Fortnite Chapter 2.
2—Item Shop Harvesting Tools
The item shop harvesting tools can be obtained by making a purchase from Fortnite Item Shop using V-Bucks. There are many kinds of pickaxes which are included as item shop harvesting tools. Some of them are Astral Axe, Bitemark, Bottom Feeder, Branch Basher, Candy Axe and many more.
3—Limited Time Offers Harvesting Tools
The kinds of pickaxes included as limited time offers can be exclusively bought using the real currency as you have.
4—Promotional Harvesting Tools
The kinds of promotional harvesting tools are exclusive to the gaming platform in which your account associates to. The platform here includes Nintendo Switch, Xbox One and PlayStation. (Eg: The Throwback pickaxe along with the PS5 launch)
5—Unreleased Harvesting Tools
Unreleased Harvesting Tools are recently available to the public of Fortnite. It still leaks as Fortnite cosmetics.
Getting the Throwback Pickaxe, is it possible?
Fortnite fans really have waited for the launch of OG default cosmetics. Now, the Throwback Pickaxe will enliven the Fortnite island as after it launched in November. Of course, there are a lot of Fortnite players wondering whether they could get the free Throwback pickaxe or not even if they’re not a PlayStation user.
They definitely can get the answer from some YouTube videos from the popular Streamers which will inform you the latest news about the Throwback pickaxe Og default. Unfortunately, if you’re still confused how to get the Throwback pickaxe, don’t worry, dude! In this post, we’ll guide you how to get the Throwback pickaxe as well as possible.
The good news, all platform users really will have a chance to gain the Throwback Pickaxe as long as they can keep any requirements which it’s offered. But so sorry for iOS users! If you are an iOS user, you definitely cannot claim the Throwback pickaxe. This axe is just available for PC, PS4, PS5, Nintendo Switch, Xbox Series X and also Android devices.
Well, what are any requirements to get the OG Throwback Pickaxe default? Here’s how:
All things that you have to do to get the Throwback pickaxe is to log into the Fortnite app. Because the Throwback Pickaxe is now available in the PlayStation Store, well the primary way you have to go to the official PlayStation store to pre-order the pickaxe. You definitely can claim the Throwback pickaxe wither from Fortnite Item Shop or PlayStation Store.
Even though it is available in this shop but the price has been set to free. So you won’t spend your money or V-Bucks to purchase it.
- Through PlayStation Store
If you want to claim the Throwback pickaxe through PlayStation Store, you surely can visit the official site at https://store.playstation.com/en-gb/product/EP1464-CUSA07669_00-CH1PIK0000000001. Once you are at the page of PlayStation Store, you will see the Fortnite Throwback Axe available for free. The next way, you just simply click on the orange Pre-Order button to start making purchases.
Once you click it, you will be directed into the page which requires you to sign in to PlayStation with one of your Sony accounts. Fill the Sign-In ID (or Email Address) if you already have a PlayStation account. While if you have no account yet, you can create a new account first to claim the Throwback Pickaxe.
After you log into the PlayStation account, you can continue following step-by-step until you successfully obtain the Throwback Pickaxe. Congratulations! You now already have the Throwback Pickaxe and use it for any purposes.
- Through Fortnite Item Shop
If you are not a PlayStation user, you surely can claim the Throwback pickaxe through the Fortnite Item Shop. Of course, the Throwback pickaxe will be available in the claim reward section. To get it through the item shop, you just simply get a Fortnite app on your device. Then, go to the claim section at Items Acquired. Then, you will see the Throwback pickaxe available. You just click on the Claim button under and then the Throwback pickaxe will be yours seen in your locker.
Getting the Fortnite default skins, is it possible?
Apart from claiming the Throwback pickaxe from the Item Shop or PlayStation Store, you can also get the Fortnite default skin. But many Fortnite fans still doubt whether it is possible to get the default skin back or not. Even though there is no yet an official announcement confirmed by Epic Games, the original default skin of Fortnite seemingly will also return back.
It was proven by a Twitter user who responded to the news of the Throwback pickaxe with hopes one day the Fortnite original default will return too after the Throwback pickaxe. Then, the official Fortnite account on Twitter just simply replied “soon” with the side-eye emoji.
So many fans hope that the Fortnite original default skin will be released as soon as possible to complete the Throwback pickaxe.