Silk Sonic duo Bruno Mars and Anderson Paak have joined Fortnite, bringing their smooth signature style to the game’s new Icon Series.
Nate Nanzer, VP of global partnerships, Epic Games. said: “Bruno and Anderson are long-time Fortnite favourites, and we’re thrilled to welcome them to Fortnite’s Icon Series. The Icon Series is a celebration of the most dynamic figures in culture – Silk Sonic’s entry will allow players to express themselves as the iconic duo with reactive signature style outfits and accessories, and to discover new music through the new Icon Radio station.”
From today, 7th February, Fortnite players can enter the Silk Sonic Cup tournament, while from 11th they can don in-game Silk Sonic outfits and listen to the radio station featuring tracks from ‘An Evening with Silk Sonic’.
“When Fortnite asked me if I wanted to create an outfit for the game, I asked, ‘Are CGI muscles off the table?’ They said ‘no.’ I said ‘deal.’ I’ll see you on the Island!” exclaimed Bruno Mars
Anderson Paak said: “When Fortnite agreed to give Bruno CGI muscles, I said, I’m in. He could use the help, so I support it. And it makes me cool. Win, win.”