Leaks from Fortnite point to X-23’s inclusion in the game.
Marvel and Fortnite have worked together frequently, and there are rumors that they may do so again soon. Together, Epic Games and Marvel have produced 47 skins. When Avengers: Infinity War was released, the game included the well-known Marvel antagonist Thanos. Numerous other well-known characters, like She-Hulk, Groot, and Iron Man, have participated in the game before.
Spider-Gwen was most recently included in the battle royale game in Chapter 3 Season 4. A new part of the Item Store now makes hints about the debut of a different Marvel superhero. With the name X-23, Epic Games has added a new category to the Fortnite store.
Fortnite just added an "X-23" Shop Section. Collab coming soon 👀🔥 pic.twitter.com/AmMHw8ahc5
— HYPEX (@HYPEX) October 6, 2022
To start with, Laura Kinney goes by the pseudonym X-23. According to the comics, scientists used Wolverine’s genetic material to clone X-23, a female character. the protagonist of Logan, a popular movie from 2017. The reports mostly allude to Fortnite getting the mutant superhero X-23 skin from Marvel Comics.
According to the leaks, X-23 from Marvel might be the next skin added to the game
The X-23 portion of the in-game shop hints that a skin portraying the mutant superhero will be introduced to the game, claims well-known Fortnite data miner HYPEX. A list of other Marvel characters that may soon be included in the game was tweeted by game enthusiast Justin Neagle.
POSSIBLE UPCOMING COLLAB: "X-23" (Marvel)
A shop section called "X-23" just got added to the API! pic.twitter.com/QI6ek4myHy
— Shiina (@ShiinaBR) October 5, 2022
Another character on the list is Spider-Gwen, who was most recently introduced to Fortnite. However, none of the other characters have received formal confirmation, so as of right now, they are all just rumors. Another well-known data miner for Fortnite named Shiina also tweeted about the inclusion of the X-23 area. Additionally, she thinks that this indicates a “potential impending cooperation.”
New/Re-Added Shop Tabs:
– Ariana Grande
– Spacefarer Ariana Grande
– SavinTheBees Locker
– Carlox Locker
– MelanyLoLee Locker
– J Balvin
– Welcome to the Melloverse
– Silk Sonic
– More Spooky Offers
— iFireMonkey (@iFireMonkey) October 5, 2022
Another well-known Fortnite leaker, iFireMonkey, posted a lengthy list of future products for the game’s shop. This list prominently includes X-23. Hopefully, the Fortnite creators will provide us an official confirmation of the relationship in the coming days. Crossing our fingers until then.