Fortnite is doing a crossover with Naruto Shippuden, the wildly popular shonen anime series.
After maybe a year’s worth of speculation, the spikey-haired ninja is indeed coming to the battle royale phenomenon that is Fortnite. Epic Games finally made the announcement on Wednesday with a single teaser titled “Believe It!”, which is a quote Naruto repeats in the English dub.
Check out Epic’s teaser for the Fortnite x Naruto Shippuden crossover for yourself below. It’s all coming out next week on Nov. 16, so anyone eager to try out whatever activities, skins or items coming with the crossover won’t have to wait long.
Coming soon. pic.twitter.com/11JclYcXir
— Fortnite (@FortniteGame) November 10, 2021
Rumors of a Fortnite x Naruto Shippuden crossover have existed in data mining circles for a while. HYPEX, a well-known Fortnite data miner, even shared details about Naruto appearing in Fortnite hours before Epic Games made the official announcement.
Fortnite x Naruto will be added on the 16th along with a Hidden Leaf Village Creative Hub. The hub and cosmetics will be released on the