Fortnite: How to Get the J Balvin Skin Early
Epic Games welcomes some of the most famous celebrities to its battle royale gameFortnite. Artists such as Marshmello (EDM artist), Ariana Grande (pop singer), and even theFortniteWorld Cup winnerBugha(AKA Kyle Giersdorf). Epic has added another star to the game with a new skin. It’s J Balvin, a Columbian artist better known as the “Prince Of Reggaeton”.
The singer joins the Fortnite Icon Series and brings the J Balvin set to the item shop. According to Epic Games’ official Fortnite blog post, the set includes the J Balvin Outfit and an Emote, Glider and a “Back Bling” that can be used as a Pickaxe. The set will be available for purchase in the Epic Games item shop from August 26th, 2021 at 8 PM ET. There is an alternative way to get the skin sooner (and free).
How to get J Balvin Skin in Fortnite
Fortnite players will be able to get the skin on August 26. This special cup is a Duos tournament in which two players work together to earn points in their region within a time limit of three hours.
To earn points towards the cup, players can only compete in 10 matches. Epic reminds players that they must have Fortnite 2FA enabled and be at least level 30 to participate in the cup. The J Balvin skin will be awarded to players who score enough points.
La Fiesta Event in Fortnite
Fortnite gamers can enjoy “La Fiesta”, an additional J Balvin event, from August 26 through September 9. This community-made event is all about the Columbian musician. Fans of the singer will have something to look forward to.
Fortnite Season 7 is coming to an end soon, but players still have many quests and challenges to complete to unlock all Battle Pass rewards. Although there is no official confirmation of what Season 8 will bring, some leaks suggest Fortnite may get a limited-time open-world fantasy RPG mode.