Ariana Grande is the following performer to get an enormous Fortnite in-game live performance. The popstar might be featured in-game as a part of the Rift Tour occasion in August, Epic Video games introduced on Sunday with a brief teaser video on Twitter.
The Rift Tour event might be an enormous in-game musical spectacular and can add a number of beauty gadgets to the sport, together with an official Ariana Grande Icon sequence outfit to the store — if certain leaks are correct.
Whereas a number of different singers have carried out Fortnite exhibits within the final yr, none of them have reached the heights — or had full in-game occasions — the best way Travis Scott did in 2020. Nonetheless, evidently Grande’s occasion will seemingly be on the identical stage as Scott’s if not even bigger, at the very least based mostly on the main points that Epic has introduced up to now. The occasion might function extra gameplay sections than Scott’s final yr, and even visitor artists, however up to now Epic has solely revealed Grande because the occasion’s headliner.
Throughout Scott’s in-game concert, the Fortnite map morphed right into a semi-choreographed music video, altering colours, turning gamers the wrong way up, and flying them via area, all whereas an enormous model of the rapper danced across the map and translated his signature onstage power straight into the sport. Gamers even had the prospect to get in on the enjoyable with a Travis Scott outfit and emote for gamers to purchase within the in-game retailer.
The Rift Tour will start on Aug. 6 at 6 p.m. ET within the Americas for its first engagement. Subsequent, the occasion will go occur globally on Aug. 7 at 2 p.m. ET. The occasion might be reside for gamers in Asia and Oceania on Aug. 8 at 12 a.m. ET, whereas gamers in EU and ME can attend on Aug. 8 at 10 a.m. ET, ending with an encore for the Americas on Aug. 8 at 6 p.m. ET.
Epic was initially going to announce extra details about the Rift Tour on Aug. 2, but it surely’s not clear if the developer launched this teaser video early as a result of leakers and knowledge miners have been beginning to uncover information for Ariana Grande in-game, or if there’s extra to be revealed on Monday.
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