Fortnite will be adding an Alien Xenomorph and a Ripley skin! The nostalgia 80's and 90's movie skin set is complete.
Fortnite really knows how to target their post-2000 baby-boom key demographic: Predator, Terminator and now Alien – it's an 80's and 90's skins reunion. Also, this is the Alien vs Predator sequel we never thought we'd get.
For the 15-year-olds among you that don't know: Alien was the sh*t back then. Definitely rewatch it when in company of a legal guardian or when you're of rated R age (look at us... so responsible), but for now, you can relive the horror with new Fortnite Alien Skins.
:: Incoming Transmission - Reality Log 426 ::— Fortnite (@FortniteGame) February 24, 2021
Target Description: Warrant Officer pic.twitter.com/P2aUBgDNdj
What Alien Skins Will Be Added to Fortnite?
Well, you saw the thumbnail, right? That's an Alien Xenomorph skin. So, yes, we're getting a Xenomorph skin. Apart from that, an in-game portal also teased the arrival of Ripley – so we're 100% expecting a Ripley skin as well (also you saw that in the thumbnail, so... duh). For the kids: Ripley is the main character in Alien. She's basically Alien's Khaleesi.
If you need any more proof and think 'well, this could all be photoshopped, sir' then here you go: Fortnite leaker and data miner ShiinaBR, also found these sound effects which might as well be straight from the 1979 movie:
New Portal Image + Sounds pic.twitter.com/fXb2RZdnNr— ShiinaBR - Fortnite Leaks (@ShiinaBR)
Other data miners also confirmed that there is data suggesting an extra-large skin is being added to Fortnite. Well... the Xenomorph is definitely bigger than a human, so really this is not a leak, this is early confirmation: Fortnite is getting an Alien Xenomorph and a Ripley skin.
What's the Release Date for the Alien Fortnite Skins?
We don't know.
No, really... we don't know...
Uhm... sorry? Promise to update you? We'll call?
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