How To Acquire J Balvin’s Fortnite Skin

The Icon Series Has A New Member

by Ben Stroud

Musician J Balvin is the latest of an evergrowing list of Icon Series members, ranging from names such as Ninja and Marshmello to Neymar Jr. and Harry Kane, all have been added to the popular Battle Royale game with their own Icon set.

The item bundle, which was made available on the twenty-sixth of August, includes a J Balvin outfit, a Glider, Emote, and a Back Bling that unsheathes as a Pickaxe, all of which available in the Item Shop. Of course, these items can be purchased as a bundle or individually, the choice is completely yours.

What’s Included?

Additionally to the basic style, the Icon set also comes alongside a Energia Balvin and the Fortnitemares classic Skeleton Balvin Style. Furthermore, you can also equip “The Real Back Bling” and “The Real Pickaxe. Last but by no means least, take to the Skys in the “Balvin Cruiser Glider”. All skins included in the Item Shop also come with J Balvin’s Jordan 1’s sneakers, to acquire this set, simply visit the Item Shop before the bundle expires. The set is expected to remain in the item shop for at least a week, alongside the recently revealed Morty skin.

J Balvin’s Fiesta

From the Twenty-Sixth of August to September Ninth, a J Balvin inspired event, designed by Fortnite community members takes place. Only available for a limited time, this event/experience releases alongside the Icon set, to make one full package for Fortnite fans globally. Although it isn’t as in depth as J Balvin’s in-game concert, fans of the musician are guaranteed an entertaining time.


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