We just had basketball legend LeBron James join the Fortnite ICON Series and now World Champion and Content Creator Bugha is next. Bugha gets his own LTM Bugha's Later Game and we have all the info on when Bugha joins the Fortnite ICON Series, what is part of his set, and how the LTM works.
Bugha is the Fortnite World Cup Solo Champion, a huge Content Creator and a core member of the community. Only one week ago LeBron James' arrival in Fortnite was announced and we covered everything for you. Now the next legend is to join the Fortnite ICON Series. Before we start going into the details, here is the official trailer of Bugha's arrival in Fortnite:
When is the Bugha Fortnite ICON Series Release Date?
If you believe it or not, Bugha will be availabel ein Fortnite tomorrow, July 20, 2021 at 8 PM ET. Bugha's making an entrance with his personal LTM called Bugha's Late Game, where you have to prove yourself in an Arena Mode to qualify for a one-day, cash prize tournament.
What is the Bugha Fortnite ICON Series Set?
The Bugha ICON Series Set will include the following:
- Bugha Outfit
- Zoey Trophy Back Bling (yes, it's a World Cup trophy with a pug inside)
- Bugha Blades Pickaxe
- Bring It Around Emote
Besides the default style, the Bugha Outfit will also come with the Bugha Elite Style and the World Champion Bugha Style.
How does Bugha's Late Game work?
Bugha's LTM: Bugha's Late Game will run from July 20 until July 28 and put players in the middle of competitive Fortnite. You and your Trio will drop on the island while the storm is already closing in. The devs also collaborated with Bugha to come up with nine starting inventories grouped into three team loadouts. Each trio gets assigned one of those loadouts and then has to earn Hype while playing Bugha's Late Game Arena. Every player who earns at least 1500 Hype before the end of the event on July 28 will be eligible to participate in the tournament.
The tournament will take place on July 28 across two rounds. Each round will be two hours with a maximum of ten matches each. All qualified players will compete against others in their region for a share of the huge $100.000 prize pool.
Note: Players must have 2FA enabled on their Epic account before competing!