As if Fortnite isn’t busy sufficient, now Kratos, from PlayStation’s God of Warfare franchise, will be part of the sport as a playable pores and skin.
PlayStation’s official Twitter made a moderately ham-handed tease of this crossover at 2 p.m. Wednesday, and Fortnite social media maven Hypex adopted with a few pictures displaying Kratos’ placement within the sport.
“The subsequent man you’re selecting up has actually vanquished a number of gods, together with his naked arms, in a match of uncontrollable rage,” Agent Jones, the Fortnite lore character making an attempt to place actuality again collectively, says within the teaser. That does kind of slim issues down a bit.
Fortnite’s Season 5, Chapter 2 received going at midnight, and its “Zero Level” theme means just about something goes. Galactus, the Marvel Universe’s world devourer, rolled up on the set Tuesday, plunging every little thing into space-time chaos and beginning a giant crossover-palooza.
Already now we have The Mandalorian and his trusty sidekick Child Yoda (actual identify: Grogu). There’s additionally a … uh, sentient plate of buttered flapjacks in a cowboy hat. So, yeah, all that makes Kratos’ go to to no matter airplane of existence that is moderately tame by comparability. Artfully performed, Fortnite chief continuity officer, whoever you could be.
Kratos’ Fortnite kind is predicated on his bearded God of Warfare (2018) look, however nonetheless recognizably Kratos, with the distinctive warpaint and deathly pale pores and skin. Kratos will doubtless return in a sequel, once more set within the Norse mythos, on PlayStation 5 someday in 2021.