The virtual world of Epic Games’ Fortnite and the metaverse connecting the plains with us here in the real world just got a Balenciaga high-end fashion upgrade this morning with the unlocked collaboration of Epic Games and the powerhouse Spanish designer brand. On Monday, the partnership began with the drop of the new Balenciaga X Fortnite Collection bringing Demna Gvasalia’s clothing and notable signatures into the Fortnite universe and giving players of Fortnite a luxury experience usually reserved for celebrity status influencers.
The collection is called the “Balenciaga Fit Set” and it is the first high-fashion Fortnite skins created for the oh so popular online video game. In addition to the four new Balenciaga inspired skins, other released additions include pickaxes, backpacks, wraps, an emote, and a glider.
Fortnite’s beloved character Doggo is officially dripping in style. Stroll with confidence through the Fortnite gameplay with a white Balenciaga X Fortnite hoodie and Balenciaga Nevermind Cat Sunglasses.
With components laid out for the real world and the virtual experience bringing the experience closer together and expanding Fortnite’s reach towards the fashion industry. Kim Kardashian walked the Met Gala red carpet in a mysterious unlocked avatar skin dress from Balenciaga last week and today the announcement was made.