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MGM’s Iconic Creed Franchise Makes Its Fortnite Debut

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Epic Games’ Fortnite and Metro Goldwyn Mayer (MGM) have announced the studio’s Creed franchise is making its’ Fortnite debut with a limited time integration starting March 1st. Championship boxer Adonis Creed is about to punch above his weight in one of the most popular online games ever created. The integration features a brand-new Outfit, in-game accessories, and a tournament in Fortnite inspired by the upcoming feature film Creed III opening in theaters and IMAX on March 3rd.


An exciting event not to be missed, on March 1st, Creed and Fortnite fans are invited to give it their all by participating in the Creed Cup, a Solos Fortnite Zero Build tournament, where players have a chance to unlock the highly coveted Adonis Creed Outfit and Heavy Bag Back Bling ahead of its Item Shop release.


Available on March 2nd, the Adonis Creed Outfit comes in both Main Event and Bionic Styles. With the Bionic option, players can make their arms glow either blue or orange as they take on their contenders. In addition to the Adonis Creed Outfit and the Heavy Bag Back Bling, other accessories fans will find in the Fortnite Item Shop include the Knockout Pick Pickaxe and the Target Training Emote. Additionally, on March 2nd players can complete five Quests in Fortnite to unlock the Creed’s Gloves Spray as an in-game reward.


Robert Marick, Head of MGM Consumer Products, said, “Creed has quickly established itself as one of the most inspirational stories for this generation of moviegoers and has really become a central part of pop culture. Being able to bring Adonis to one of the biggest games in the world—Fortnite—as Creed III arrives in theaters, offered us an opportunity to collaborate on something that is sure to be a landmark event.”