Fortnite: Battle Royale’s Season 6 might need launched music to the sport, however developer Epic Video games is taking issues a step additional with a official collaboration with famed EDM DJ Marshmello. It would even play an enormous half within the upcoming Fortnite Season 8 subsequent month.
As a part of a brand new model 7.20 patch launched Tuesday, Epic Video games launched what’s clearly some sort of music video from the musician. The file itself is known as “FortniteGameContentMoviesFestivusVideo5MinTest02.mp4.” Inside minutes, Fortnite data-miners like [@lucas7yoshi](https://twitter.com/lucas7yoshi_/standing/1085137437762953216) found the video and uploaded it to the web.
The tune is a remixed model of “Wolves,” a collaboration between Marshmello and Selena Gomez. The visuals are trippy, to say the least, and contain shuffling LEGO our bodies and Mario Kart-esque visuals greater than something that appears prefer it’s from Fortnite. However there’s a digitized model of Marsmello that would feasibly be launched to the sport.
Might that imply a official Marshemello outfit is coming to the world of Fortnite?
Marshmello’s supervisor Moe Shalizi teased the information in an Instagram story on Monday: “One thing is coming with Mello and Fortnite subsequent month that’s gonna have the world shook.”
Regardless of the true nature of this collaboration, it received’t come into full impact till someday in February. That additionally occurs to be when Season 7 ends and Season 8 begins, so this mysterious new collaboration might coincide with some large modifications to the world of Fortnite that has all the things to do with subsequent season.
For anybody unfamiliar with Marshmello, it’s the stage identify utilized by musician Christopher Comstock. That weird persona comes with a recognizable helmet/masks that appears like a marshmallow with crudely-drawn Xs for eyes and a grinning mouth accomplished in an analogous fashion.
Marshmello famously participated in a pro-am Fortnite match at E3 2018 and received with Ninja as his associate, elevating $1 million for charities within the course of. The 2 have performed Fortnite collectively on quite a few events earlier than and since, in the end making Marshmello not solely a well-known musician however a outstanding determine within the Fortnite fan group as properly.
Spotify has a reasonably useful playlist of important Marshmello tunes for anybody that wishes to get much more acquainted with the musical artist earlier than he turns into a fair greater a part of the Fortnite group someday in February.