The upcoming comic crossover between Marvel and Fortnite could offer more than just a new story, if a recent social media leak is to be believed.
In February, Marvel announced Fortnite X Marvel Zero War, a collaboration between Epic Games’ battle royale and the comic book titan, starting June 8. A month later, special variant covers for the series were announced featuring characters from both sides of the collaboration. . Now, news has broken that these variant covers could tease new skins and other cosmetics that players can earn by purchasing the real-world comics.
Free cosmetics for each Fortnite/Marvel comic issue:
– Outfit (BD 1)
– Wrap (BD 2)
– Pickaxe (BD 3)
– Spraying (BD 4)
– Loading screen (BD 5)
You will receive an additional OUTFIT if you use all the codes!
— Shiina (@ShiinaBR) April 15, 2022
According to prominent Fortnite leaker ShiinaBR on Twitter, the comic line will give players a special cosmetic with the purchase of each of the five issues, including a skin in issue 1, followed by a wrap, pickaxe, spray and a loading screen in numbers 2 to 5 respectively. An additional skin will also be available, according to the leak, for each player who redeems all five codes.
around the same time, Hypex— another prominent Fortnite content creator — shared more variant covers of the upcoming series, including one showing a character Fortnite has yet to see: Spider-Man 2099. While Peter Parker — the original webslinger — appeared in his comic and Tom Holland form in recent months, we have yet to meet Miguel O’Hara on the Fortnite island. If these clues come to light, that could change by the end of the summer.
This limited comic series appears to be on the same schedule as Batman/Fortnite: Zero Point, a six-issue limited event featuring DC Comics’ super detective Batman that ran from April to July last year. . Each of these issues also included a special cosmetic for Fortnite, including unique skins for Harley Quinn and the Caped Crusader himself.
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