Epic Games brings among the greatest celebrities to its in style battle royale sport Fortnite. There have been appearances from artists reminiscent of pop singer Ariana Grande, EDM artist Marshmello, and even the Fortnite World Cup winner, Bugha (AKA Kyle Giersdorf). And now, Epic is including one other famous person to the sport as a brand new pores and skin, and this time it is the Columbian artist often known as the “Prince of Reggaeton,” J Balvin.
The singer joins the Fortnite Icon sequence and brings alongside the J Balvin set within the merchandise store. The set consists of the J Balvin Outfit, an Emote, Glider, and a “Back Bling that unsheathes as a Pickaxe,” in response to the official Fortnite weblog publish from Epic Games. Fans will have the ability to buy the set from the merchandise store beginning August 26, 2021, at 8 PM ET. However, there’s a option to get the pores and skin earlier (and totally free).
How to Get J Balvin Skin Early in Fortnite
Although the pores and skin releases on August 26, Fortnite gamers can get the outfit on August 24 by competing within the J Balvin Cup. The particular cup is a Duos event, by which two gamers should work collectively to earn as many factors of their respective area in a three-hour time-frame.
Players can compete in a most of 10 matches to earn factors in direction of the cup. Epic additionally needs gamers to do not forget that they might want to have 2FA enabled in Fortnite and be at the least stage 30 earlier than collaborating. Those that rating sufficient factors will likely be rewarded with the J Balvin pores and skin and the Back Bling/Pickaxe.
La Fiesta Event in Fortnite
For much more J Balvin enjoyable, Fortnite gamers can expertise an occasion known as “La Fiesta” from August 26 to September 9. It’s a community-made expertise that’s centered throughout the Columbian music artist. It’ll positively give followers of the singer one thing to stay up for.
Fortnite Season 7 could also be coming to an in depth quickly, however there are nonetheless many quests and challenges that gamers can dive into to unlock all the Battle Pass rewards. There’s no official affirmation on what’s in retailer for Season 8, however some leaks level in direction of Fortnite getting a brand new open-world fantasy RPG limited-time mode.
Fortnite is at present free-to-play on PC, PS4, PS5, Switch, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X/S.
Source: Epic Games