Fortnite allows players to customize the look of their characters, offering an extensive range of unique cosmetics to suit anyone’s taste.
One component of the player’s avatar that can be changed is the back bling. As its name may suggest, a back bling is a backpack-like object that’s attached to the player’s back. The game allows players to choose from something as simple as a traditional backpack to a cosmetic that doesn’t even remotely resemble a bag.
Back blings offer no advantage to the players and are instead merely a cosmetic upgrade for the look of their character.
Much like any cosmetic in Fortnite, back blings can be acquired through different methods. They can be purchased in the store, earned through the battle pass, or attained during promotional campaigns held by Fortnite or in collaboration with other companies.
Due to the variety of methods to obtain them, different back blings are rarer than others. Here is a list of some of the rarest back blings in Fortnite today.
The Response Unit back bling launched as part of Fortnite‘s collaboration with NVIDIA. The cosmetic upgrade was originally only available with the purchase of a new NVIDIA GeForce GTX graphics card, desktop computer, or laptop after November 2018. This deal was called The GeForce Fortnite Bundle and was originally the only way to get the back bling until it was released in the Fortnite store as part of the Reflex outfit. Players who received the outfit through purchasing a GeForce bundle were gifted a different variant of the skin to the one available in the store.
In April 2018, Fortnite experienced problems with its systems, leaving some players unable to play. Due to this, they decided to give back to the community by awarding all players the Rust Bucket back bling. Part of the Storm Scavenger set, Rust Bucket is considered a rare item as when it was given away Fortnite had a much smaller player base than…