‘Fortnite’ Brings Stormtroopers to the Frontline

They can’t aim, but a new brand extension deal sees Stormtroopers joining the fight in "Fortnite" regardless.

License Global

November 15, 2019

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It’s an exciting time for Disney’s “Star Wars” franchise, with the final installment in the saga “Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker” due to hit Cinemas in Dec., "The Mandalorian" streaming on Disney+ and the latest video game, “Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order” coming to consoles Nov. 15.

With these titles in mind, global gaming phenomena “Fortnite” is bringing Imperial Stormtrooper character skins to the battlefront with every purchase of “Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order” from the Epic Games Store.

Not only is this a licensed character skin created to entice more players to “Fortnite”, but a huge bolster to Epic Games’ store platform and the “Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order” launch sales.


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