Latest in Gaming

Image credit: Epic Games

‘Fortnite’ is getting a Batman crossover

Batman Day, a celebration of the Dark Knight's 80th birthday, takes place Saturday.
Kris Holt, @krisholt
09.20.19 in AV
245 Shares
Share
Tweet
Share

Sponsored Links

Epic Games

Batman Day, an event to mark the Caped Crusader's 80th anniversary, takes place this Saturday. Epic Games is getting in on the fun by bringing aspects of the iconic superhero's world into Fortnite.

Data miners found a ton of Batman-related items in this week's Fortnite update, so you should expect to see plenty of Batman-related items, such as skins, gliders (a Batcape, perhaps?), emotes and maybe even Gotham City itself. Epic will reveal more details about the crossover in a live stream at 8AM ET Saturday, which you can watch below.

Fortnite has had a number of other crossovers, including with The Avengers, Borderlands 3, Stranger Things, John Wick and the NFL. So, Batman is just the latest big name to make his way to the colossally successful battle royale.

That's not all when it comes to Epic's celebration of the Dark Knight, though. It's offering six Batman games for free through the Epic Games Store this week. The include the Arkham Collection (the remastered Arkham Asylum and Arkham City, along with Arkham Knight) and three Lego Batman titles: the original game, DC Super Heroes and Beyond Gotham.

All products recommended by Engadget are selected by our editorial team, independent of our parent company. Some of our stories include affiliate links. If you buy something through one of these links, we may earn an affiliate commission.
Comment
Comments
Share
245 Shares
Share
Tweet
Share

Popular on Engadget

Canon M6 Mark II review: Incredible performance from a flawed flagship

Canon M6 Mark II review: Incredible performance from a flawed flagship

View
Amazon adds thousands of Counter pick-up locations in the US

Amazon adds thousands of Counter pick-up locations in the US

View
The 2020 Honda Fit will use the automaker's new hybrid system

The 2020 Honda Fit will use the automaker's new hybrid system

View
The Morning After: Mazda's first EV opens wide with Freestyle doors

The Morning After: Mazda's first EV opens wide with Freestyle doors

View
Google launches Chrome 78 with forced dark mode and password checker

Google launches Chrome 78 with forced dark mode and password checker

View

From around the web

Page 1Page 1ear iconeye iconFill 23text filevr