Fortnite Season 6 next big crossover has been revealed that is Fortnite NBA event. In this article, we will be going over every bit of detail that we currently have on this event.
Epic Games is going beyond limits to keep their crossover legacy interesting. Recently, they had a collaboration with Star Wars and one of the best story mode game Tomb Raider.
And now they are trying to bring real-life sports through their crossover event.
A couple of weeks ago Neymar Jr one of the biggest names in soccer got his very own Fortnite skin and if leaks are to believed then their next focus is on Basketball – which is said to be named Fortnite x NBA event.
Fortnite NBA event Start Date?
Fortnite’s Basketball event with the NBA is set to go live in-game on Wednesday, May 12 at 8AM ET | 5AM PT | 5:30 PM IST, according to leaked details from dataminer ‘ShookPA.’
However, there is no information on the length of this event – it can either be a breif event or it might end with Season 6 on Monday, June 7.
Anyhow, we will keep you updated with the details.
How will the Basketball event work in-game?
There is no official announcement from Epic Games but from the leaked files here is everything we know about the working of this event.
As the event goes live, players around the world will get to pick their favorite NBA team. Once the choice is locked in, gamers then earn points for their franchise by completing Daily Tasks. There’s no telling what these objectives might look like, but it appears they’ll be limited to the Team Battles playlist.
Ticking off three of these Daily Tasks will earn you the Grand Champion Spray. Moreover, the top three NBA teams at the end of the event will secure some goodies for every player repping their banners.
Leaked Fortnite NBA event rewards
|1st||500 V-Bucks + NBA Championship Back Bling|
At the time of writing this article, there has been no official confirmation from Epic Games or any developers of the game.
But we will keep updating you if anything adds up to the story.