Fortnite Battle Royale to features the skins of England national football team striker Harry Kane and German midfielder Marco Reuss. The game developers announced this on the official website.
From June 12, individual Fortnite football player skins of the Kane & Royce Pack will be available for purchase. The arrival of soccer icons in Fortnite has been planned to coincide with the start of the 2020 UEFA European Football Championship on June 11th.
There will be a competition in the “battle royale format” as part of the tournament, with cash prizes for the winners. More information is available in the material on the official website.
Epic games has eyes on UEFA 2020, The UEFA EURO 2020 Football Championship will take place from June 11 to July 11, 2021. It was initially planned for June-July 2020, but was moved owing to concerns of a covid pandemic. The event will feature a total of 24 teams.
Partnership with such a big event like UEFA 2020 is not as big deal for Fortnite, since Fortnite is still extremely popular, especially among younger gamers, and has a number of skins, playable characters, and other collaborations, including the Marvel franchise, Star Wars, Borderlands, Batman, Ghostbusters, and a slew of others.
About Harry Kane & Marco Reuss
Harry Edward Kane MBE is an English professional footballer who captains the England national team and plays as a striker for Premier League side Tottenham Hotspur. Considered one of the best strikers in the world.
Marco Reus is a German footballer who currently plays for Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund and captains the German national team. The addition of professional football players skins in Fortnite will be loved by the players.