Fortnite Thanos Cup Brings Back The Marvel Villain
When Thanos came to Fortnite in 2018, it became the first major crossover event of the game’s now storied history in that regard. Whether players missed him before or just hoped he’d return someday, Thanos is coming back to Fortnite for the first-ever Thanos Cup, where top qualifiers will have a chance to unlock the Thanos skin in Fortnite for free and ahead of his Item Shop debut.
Thanos will hit the Item Shop next week on June 26 at 5 PM PT / 8 PM ET. He’ll come bundled with the Infinity Gauntlet Back Bling including all six Infinity Stones properly placed and ready to wipe out half of the island–okay, that part’s on you, actually. It seems entirely likely that Epic will once again sell the Snap Emote too, so players can complete the look.
Fortnite Thanos Cup
Before his Item Shop release, Thanos can be won in the Thanos Cup. In the game’s Competitive tab on June 21, players will find the Thanos Cup, an open tournament for all Fortnite players willing to vie for The Mad Titan’s new cosmetics. In Duos mode and across up to 10 matches during the tournament’s three-hour time limit, players will need to survive the Storm, outlast and eliminate other opponents, and score cumulative points, following a similar scoring system to other Fortnite Cups of this nature, whereby players get more points the longer they survive and for every elimination they record.
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