Two of the grooviest R&B musicians today are joining Epic Games’ Fortnite universe! The Fortnite Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak skins have been added alongside a new radio station — bringing the music duo to the free-to-play battle royale online game!
Announced by Epic Games in partnership with Atlantic Records, Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak are popularly known together as Silk Sonic and are joining other artists in letting fans accessorize and use outfits and materials based on their works! Here’s the details on the Silk Sonic set via press release.
Listen to the New Fortnite Radio Station, ‘Icon Radio’ – live now!
- Players can turn on ‘Icon radio’ inside cars and listen to tracks from ‘An Evening with Silk Sonic’ – with one and only Bootsy Collins as the radio host
- The launch of ‘Icon Radio’ is an exciting new way Fortnite is bringing the latest music to its millions of players
About The Silk Sonic Outfits: (available from February 11, 00:00pm GMT)
- The Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak Outfits are coming into the Fornite universe as the Silk Sonic Set, which also includes accessories based on each member of the duo:
- Bust out a mic with the Sound Scepter Pickaxe (sold with the Bruno Mars Outfit), then wear it as a Back Bling when back on the beat of the path!
- Skate around with the Freedom Wheels Emote
- The outfits both include a reactive style…we won’t ruin the surprise
Compete in The ‘Silk Sonic Cup’ Tournament: (Monday February 7)
Players can compete in the Duos Silk Sonic Cup for a chance to unlock the Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak Outfits early, along with the Silk Sonic Spray for earning at least 8 points.
Fans can also tune in to a new radio station in Fortnite called Icon Radio, with Bootsy Collins as the host and songs from Silk Sonic’s catalog available to play in the game! Additionally if players want to get their hands in the costumes and outfits early, they can compete in the Fortnite Silk Sonic Cup which begins this Monday, February 7!
For info on the last Fortnite update 1.000.055, check out the details and datamined content here.
The Fortnite Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak skins will be out for players to grab this February 11.