Street Fighter Blanka and Sakura in Fortnite: How to Get the Skins

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Wondering how you can get the Street Fighter stars Blanka and Sakura in Fortnite? Well, you should know that the competition is tough and a special tournament is waiting.

Street Fighter characters Blanka and Sakura will soon air to Fortnite as the latest crossover Epic Games has prepared. We’ve seen quite a lot of Street Fighters collabs in the past, including Chun Li, Cammy, Ryu, and Guile, so the new one is exciting!

We’ve compiled a cool list of everything you should know, including when Blanka and Sakura will arrive in the game.

Blanka & Sakura in Fortnite: Release Date

Source: Epic Games

Street Fighter stars Blanka and Sakura are coming to Fortnite to celebrate the iconic franchise’s 35th anniversary!

Blanka and Sakura will be available starting April 28 at 5 PM ET/ 8 PM ET/11 PM BST in the in-game shop. The skins will also feature sleek matching cosmetics. Epic didn’t announce any prices, but the skins should cost around 1,500 V-Bucks, with bundles or other cosmetics between 2,000 and 3,000 V-Bucks.

Blanka & Sakura in Fortnite: the Bundles

Both Street Fighters characters will come with a bundle including nice matching cosmetics, as follows:

Blanka

  • Blanka Delgado alt style
  • Built-in Blanka Backflip Emote
  • Blanka Chan Back Bling
  • Tropical Hazard Kebab Pickaxe

Sakura

  • Sakura Gym alt style
  • Built-in Sakura’s Victory Sway Emote
  • Hanakaze Claw Back Bling
  • Fighting Tournament Trophy Pickaxe
  • Kayari Buta Glider
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Blanka & Sakura in Fortnite: the Cup

The Street Fighter x Fortnite collab will welcome two Blanka & Sakura Cups, which is totally amazing!

The first Cup will air starting April 27 and is Android only in Zero Build Duos. As for the second Cup, all platforms would be able to join in Battle Royale Duos beginning April 28. How cool is that?

Players can play up to 10 matches within their area’s 3-hour time windows, and points can be earned for eliminations and high match placements. Also, the top competitors in every region will get the Bonus Stage Loading Screen featuring Blanka & Sakura!

Stay tuned for more Fortnite news and tips!

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