LeBron James Fortnite Skin Release Date – How to Get the Skin

Source: Epic Games

After a bunch of leaks has hinted at LeBron James’ arrival in the Fortnite ‘verse, we finally know for sure what to expect thanks to Niantic!

The NBA legend will be the next celebrity to feature a Fortnite ICON Series skin, and we couldn’t be more excited. The best part is that the LeBron Fortnite skin will also come with other sleek cosmetics, including a glider, bling, or pickaxe.

Curious to find out more?

LeBron Fortnite Skin: Release Date Details

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Fresh leaks claim that the LeBron James skin might be available on July 14, in the Fortnite Item Shop. We don’t know for sure when it will air, but Epic Games should release more information soon!

LeBron Fortnite Skin: How to Unlock It

The LeBron James skin in Fortnite will come with a price between 1,500 to 2,000 V-Bucks. However, keep in mind that this estimate is based on previous crossover skins.

As previously said, LeBron will feature other cosmetics, including sleek back bling or a pickaxe. So, we should also expect a LeBron James bundle!

The set of cosmetics confirmed so far by Epic includes:

  • Wingspan Glider;
  • King’s Bling;
  • The Silencer celebration;
  • The Lion Pickaxe.
Source: Epic Games

Now, if you want to unlock everything, you should know that all you need to do is deal damage to players in 23 different matches (pretty much a blast, right?).

First LeBron Fortnite Skin Leaks

Popular tipster ShiinaBR offered the first details about the arrival of LeBron James to Fortnite, right at the beginning of July. They even posted proof on Twitter, as you can see below:

We can notice a cool, all black-costume with an incredible fashion detail: a gold lion. The second outfit is a bit more casual, LeBron is wearing a cute aqua “Taco Tuesday” t-shirt and, surprisingly, cargo shorts!

Finally, for the third and last outfit, LeBron models his amazing “Tune Squad” kit.

Stay tuned for more news as Fortnite will release new stuff soon!

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