Recent Fortnite leaks in Season 8 revealed a collaboration with Spanish fashion brand Balenciaga.
Fortnite Battle Royale’s latest crossover has revealed itself via several leakers on Twitter. The iconic video game will feature in-game skins and cosmetics themed to luxury fashion line — Balenciaga. Epic Games has not acknowledged the leaked collaboration yet. Still, several of the community’s members have discovered four different character outfits in the game files, which all but confirm the planned Fortnite x Balenciaga collaboration.
Another fashion titan enters the world of Fortnite Battle Royale, following a similar path to the Air Jordan collaboration from Chapter 1 - Season 9. Balenciaga is a Spain-based luxury apparel brand most famous for its shoes and other clothing selections. Their partnership with Fortnite Battle Royale includes four classic character models: Doggo, Banshee, Knight, and Ramirez.
Fortnite x Balenciaga also includes various backpack designs, a shoe pickaxe, glider, emote and wraps. It’s merely the latest in a long line of partnerships that bring well-known brands into the world of Fortnite. Some others of note include Ferarri, Marvel Comics, and DC Comics. Epic Games has not slowed its approach to expanding the worldwide intrigue of Fortnite.
Epic Games posted a blog post less than an hour after the initial round of leaks surface. They made the Fortnite x Balenciaga collaboration official with a trailer and list of purchasable cosmetics.
Here is the complete list of unlockable in-game items per Epic’s Balenciaga post:
The Fortnite x Balenciaga collection arrives in the Item Shop for most areas of the world on September 20 at 7 PM EST. Balenciaga returns the favor with its own line of Fortnite apparel due to launch over the next 24 hours. We’ll be sure to update this post with any additional information from the latest Fortnite collaboration!