Fortnite, the iconic battle royale game, is set to receive a visit from Formula 1 racing star Lewis Hamilton. The renowned F1 racer is joining the exclusive Fortnite Icon Series, which features collaborations with various celebrities and artists.
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Lewis Hamilton Set: A Glimpse of the Trailer
In the recently released trailer, Hamilton is seen navigating through a mesmerizing maze of mirrors. The reflective surfaces bring a transformation as Hamilton’s appearance undergoes a change. He then runs through a glass rift, transporting him to the vibrant and action-packed Fortnite Island.
Exclusive Skin and Accessories
As part of the Lewis Hamilton Set, players can expect a unique skin for their in-game character. The predominantly black outfit with a distinctive mask features eye-catching green, gold, and purple accents. The set doesn’t stop there; it includes Hamilton’s beloved pet dog, Roscoe, as a Back Bling. Roscoe is seen wearing a matching suit and even sits in front of a glider resembling a surfboard. Additionally, a harvesting tool in the form of a sword completes the set.
Fortnite Icon Series: A Storied Lineup
Hamilton joins an illustrious lineup in the Fortnite Icon Series, which includes global icons such as Marshmallow, Major Lazer, Travis Scott, Neymar Jr., and more on the artistic side. Athletes like Harry Kane, LeBron James, and now Lewis Hamilton have also made their mark in this exclusive series.
Scheduled Arrival on November 17
The Lewis Hamilton Set is scheduled to hit the Fortnite Item Store on November 17. Fans and players alike are eagerly anticipating the chance to grab this unique collaboration and showcase the racing legend’s style on the virtual battlefield.
Fortnite OG Season and Fan Service
This announcement comes on the heels of Fortnite’s OG season, a nostalgic trip back to Chapter 1, delighting long-time players. The inclusion of the Lewis Hamilton Set adds another layer of fan service, blending the worlds of gaming and Formula 1.
With Fortnite’s commitment to offering engaging and diverse content, the arrival of Lewis Hamilton in the Icon Series is sure to captivate fans. The exclusive set not only brings a fresh and stylish look to in-game characters but also adds a touch of the racing world with Hamilton’s iconic dog, Roscoe, making it a must-have for enthusiasts of both Fortnite and Formula 1.
Fortnite, available on multiple platforms including PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, Switch, PC, Mac, and Android, continues to evolve as a dynamic and ever-popular battle royale experience.