according to a number of leaks and peas. He will join The Mandalorian as one of the new tracks for Fortnite Chapter 2 season 5. The news that a Kratos skin is coming to Fortnite has come from a variety of sources and a mix of both leaks and official peas. Starting with official sources, the latest season of Fortnite is themed to bring most elite hunters from across the multiverse to the island.
The official Fortnite Twitter account has posted audio logs from Jonesey (now pronounced by Troy Baker) as he searches the universe for hunters to join him. One of the audio logs, published on the official PlayStation Twitter account, mentions a man who has defeated gods with his bare hands. Sounds familiar?
Incoming audio transmission from @FortniteGame pic.twitter.com/SdpmU7OmkM
̵1; PlayStation (@PlayStation) December 2, 2020
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The secret was not kept long when Twitter user @Hypex, a Fortnite leak that exactly leaked The Mandalorian skin before it was announced, revealed that Kratos is coming to Fortnite. And a new leak, this time on PlayStation Store, also claimed that God of War is coming to the island.
Kratos will soon be a skin! (Released for a better picture) pic.twitter.com/S6lgYMcGJR
– HYPEX (@HYPEX) December 2, 2020
Fortnite Chapter 2 season 5 is the latest event after Nexus War, which was Fortnite’s biggest crossover with the Marvel Universe. This latest event seems to be less focused on a particular property, but instead on the theme of badass hunters.
The Mandalorian is thus one, and Kratos seems to be another. Who else can join this growing list?Fortnite players can instantly unlock The Mandalorian Beskar armor skin by purchasing Battle Pass. After completing 100 levels, players will unlock a Baby Yoda backbling.
Fortnite recently announced a monthly subscription service that comes with the latest match pass, as well as exclusive cosmetics for a monthly fee. Take a look at IGN’s Fortnite wiki for more on Epic’s growing battle king with more realities.
MattTM Kim is a reporter for IGN.