Whereas Tremendous Smash Bros. and Kingdom Hearts often is the long-reigning kings of the crossover in gaming, Epic Video games’ Fortnite has rapidly made its case to assert the throne over the past a number of years. Ever since Marvel’s Thanos entered the fray sizzling on the heels of Avengers: Infinity Warfare, Fortnite has exploded with new crossovers. Whereas the skins and characters accessible have expanded far, far past that of the Marvel Universe (regardless that it devoted a complete season to numerous Marvel heroes and villains dealing with off towards Galactus), Epic Video games appears to be dipping again into that effectively another time.
A teaser picture launched on social media by the official Fortnite channels options the god of mischief’s signature horned helmet with the caption, “It appears Mecha Cuddle Grasp wasn’t the one one who discovered their method to the island. Appears to be like like a trickster snuck his approach by way of the portal and into the Fortnite Crew this July.”
Whereas Fortnite already options the likes of Black Panther, Deadpool, Wolverine, Storm, Iron Man, Thor, Physician Doom, Groot, and extra, Epic Video games and Marvel need to strike whereas the iron’s sizzling. Disney Plus’ Loki sequence has turn out to be extra well-liked because the season has continued (episode three launched earlier this week). The crossovers broaden effectively previous the Marvel heroes and villains, nonetheless, with occasions that includes characters from The Strolling Lifeless, Tomb Raider, Terminator, God of Warfare, Halo, Road Fighter, Horizon Zero Daybreak, Star Wars, and, sure, Marvel’s important competitor DC Comics.
Whereas we do not have way more details about Loki’s look in Fortnite, we do know the trickster is arriving sooner or later in July. Till then, we’ll simply must make do with one of many myriad different Marvel gaming choices, because the comics and films big continues to broaden its attain within the gaming world by way of titles like Spider-Man, Guardians of the Galaxy, Iron Man VR, and Avengers. For extra on Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy from the workforce at Eidos-Montréal, make sure you hit up our protection hub right here.