It has been announced that TikTok sensation Khaby Lame will be receiving his very own Fortnite skin in the upcoming Chapter 4 Season 4. This collaboration between the popular battle royale game and iconic figures from pop culture has become a staple in Fortnite, allowing players to customize their in-game characters with the likeness of their favorite celebrities.
The announcement was made through a TikTok video posted by Khaby on August 23, 2023. In the video, Khaby opens a mysterious box with the Red Crescent Moon emblem, which has been indicated as a hint for the new season of Fortnite. The caption of the video reads “I'm in,” referencing the question “Are you in?” that Epic Games has been promoting recently.
Following Khaby's video, the official Fortnite X account shared a silhouette of a character from Chapter 4 Season 4 striking Khaby's signature pose. This teaser strongly suggests that Khaby will be included as an Icon Series cosmetic in the upcoming season of Fortnite.
The exact details of how players can obtain Khaby's skin are yet to be revealed. It is unclear whether the skin will be part of the Battle Pass for the new season or available for purchase in the Item Shop. Nonetheless, fans of Khaby and Fortnite players alike are eagerly awaiting this collaboration, as it means another beloved celebrity will be joining the game.
The inclusion of Khaby Lame as a Fortnite Icon Series skin further solidifies the game's position as a bridge between gaming and popular culture. With each new collaboration, Fortnite continues to push the boundaries of in-game customization and offers players the opportunity to play as their favorite pop culture icons.
– Khaby Lame's TikTok video published on August 23, 2023
– Official Fortnite X account's teaser post on social media