Fortnite’s fourth season, filled with superhero themed skins, will soon get its super villain. The Mad Titan Thanos, the villain in Marvel’s Avengers Infinity War, will invade one of the worlds most popular, free to play, video games beginning May 8th. Marvel will crossover with Fortnite to bring the villainous Thanos to the Battle Royale. drop players into a world of chaos. Players start with limited resources. They must search the map for weapons and building materials, all the while, fending off attacks from the other 99 players in the match.
Thanos and his fully powered Infinity Gauntlet will enter the fray in a special mode, the aptly titled, Infinity Gauntlet Limited Time Mashup. The new mode will see the Infinity Gauntlet, and all its stones will randomly spawn into the world. The lucky player who survives the mad rush to claim the Gauntlet, will be transformed into Thanos, gaining the powers of the Infinity Gauntlet.
Do you play Fortnite? Are you as excited as we are to potentially play as Thanos? You will get your chance beginning May 8th. No end date for the mode has been announced yet.
Marvel’s Avengers Infinity War is currently racking up mad amounts of cash in theaters. Fortnite is available, for free, on Mobile Devices, PC, PS4 and Xbox One.