Fortnite's annual Halloween event to feature J Balvin concert
Fortnite's annual Halloween event- Fortnitemares 2020: Midas' Revenge has begun today and will go on till 3rd November.
The event will feature many additions to the island, new weapons and a virtual music concert where J Balvin will debut his brand new song ft. Sech.
Here is everything you need to know about the Fortnitemares 2020
The event will mark the arrival of Shadow Midas
The game makers pitch that the event will mark the arrival of Shadow Midas who, along with his Henchmen, has taken over The Authority and they now plan to turn players into Shadows.
Once you get eliminated, you turn into a Shadow and return to the island to turn other living players as Shadows as well. These Shadows will have additional powers like possessing the bodies of vehicles.
The event will come with new challenges new weapons and special rewards
Fortnitemares event will come with new challenges, special rewards like Midas' Shadow Wrap, the Smash O'-Lantern Pickaxe, Bobo Back Bling, and more. It has also made available a new Party Trooper outfit in the Item Shop.
The game will have new Halloween-inspired weapons like a Pumpkin Rocket Launcher, Fiend Hunter Crossbow, Witch Broom, or just a new invention by the main character called Shadow Midas.
Additionally, Fortnite Creative will feature four Fortnitemares-inspired featured islands where users can discover digits of mysterious code. A total of 20 digits are buried inside these haunted islands, and finding them will earn the player the Wrath's Wrath Wrap.
The event will feature a virtual concert where reggaeton star J Balvin will be performing.
The big highlight is that reggaeton superstar J Balvin will be headlining the in-game event. During his performance at the Afterlife Party, the singer will also debut his brand new song ft. Sech. Epic Games says that the party begins at the Main Stage in Party Royale on October 31 at 9pm ET (6.30am IST on November 1).