In Fortnite Season 5 the developers introduced new in-game currency such as Gold Bars. That can be useful to purchase and upgrade weapons in the game.
Actually, V-Bucks are the main currency in Fortnite. The players have to use real cash to top-up this currency in the game.
Whereas, the Gold Bars are not a purchasable one like V-Bucks, which is the good news for those who try to avoid micro-transactions.
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How to Earn Gold Bars in Fortnite Season 5
Gold bars can earn by complete quests and bounties, eliminating players, or finding hidden stashes around the island. These bars can spend to purchase new guns, NPCs as your own personal body-guard, upgrade your weapons.
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How to hire NPC character by using Gold Bars
By using new currency Gold Bars you can hire a NPCs character as a in-game body-guard. Follow the below steps to hire a character by using bars.
1. Load up Fortnite Battle Royale
2. Locate the NPC location and jump from the Battle Bus near to the location.
3. Approach a character, until a speech bubble appears.
4. Interact, and spend your Gold Bars to purchase the character.
5. Now, the character has been served as a body-guard in the game.
From the above guide you can know how to hire a Fortnite character using Gold Bars. But know it’s all about locating the NPC locations.
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You can check all the NPC’s locations in the below map which was shared by meetlootlama on Instagram.
Fortnite all NPC locations in season 5