Now you can purchase an X-Wing glider in Fortnite, Epic Games announced Monday. The brand new glider has turn into out there the identical day EA launched a brand new animated quick introducing the story of Star Wars: Squadrons. The glider prices 1,200 V-Bucks.
This isn’t the primary time a Star Wars-themed merchandise has appeared in Fortnite. You may purchase a number of cosmetics, together with skins for Rey and Finn and a First Order Tie Fighter glider, as a part of a serious crossover occasion across the launch of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker final 12 months, and you could possibly get the Millennium Falcon as a part of the sport’s final Winterfest occasion. And EA and Epic have teamed as much as assist promote Star Wars video games prior to now, too. A stormtrooper was added to Fortnite with the discharge of Jedi: Fallen Order in November, and you could possibly get it without spending a dime when you purchased the sport on the Epic Video games Retailer.
Fortnite continues to be a key promotional venue for main cultural icons and has even performed host to different online game crossovers. Fortnite’s present season is Marvel themed, for instance, and for a time frame final 12 months, the sport had a complete space of the map that was in the style of Borderlands 3, full with cel-shaded visuals.