Fortnite Goes Big With Travis Scott’s Astronomical- New Cosmetics And Concert Dates Revealed With Patch 12.41

Published 04/21/2020, 6:34 AM EDT


Earlier this week, we reported that a Travis Scott event could be coming to Fortnite sooner. Lots of players spotted in-game teasers. For instance, posters with a music symbol and a glowing purple object in the sky. Moreover, in some specific areas of the map, the rapper’s song “Highest In The Room” was heard playing softly. As credible Fortnite leakers and data miners also took to their decryption skills, it seemed to confirm that Fortnite was indeed gearing up for another significant event.

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Travis Scott’s Astronomical Challenges In Fortnite

Earlier, Epic Games confirmed a new list of Fortnite Astronomical Challenges. These are releasing today, April 21. Consequently, the downtime for patch 12.41 already kicked off, which will incorporate Travis Scott’s Astronomical event into the game.

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As a result, Travis Scott will be entering the Icon Series, and players will be able to collect new outfits and emotes. Acquire the new loot by completing new Challenges, and by attending the Astronomical live event. Players will unlock the Astroworld Cyclone Glider and two loading screens for free just by showing up at the in-game concerts the rapper will be hosting.

Meanwhile, credible Fortnite leaker HYPEX leaked some of the exclusive Travis Scott cosmetic items on his Twitter account. For example, new emotes, backpacks, skins, etc. which are listed below, you can check them out!

What Time Is Travis Scott’s Astronomical Concert

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Epic Games said, “From April 23-25, blast off into a one of a kind musical journey featuring Travis Scott and the world premiere of a brand new track. Astronomical, an other-worldly experience inspired by Cactus Jack’s creations, built from the ground up in Fortnite.”

According to the announcement, Travis Scott will premiere a new song on Fortnite as part of a unique “experience” called “Astronomical.” It draws inspiration from the rapper’s record label, Cactus Jack’s creations.

Beginning Thursday, April 23, multiple tour dates are set for Fortnite players all across the globe to experience Astronomical. The five-part concert will span from April 23-25. Therefore, gamers from various timezones can tune in to hear the artist’s latest creations. Doors to the show open 30 minutes prior. It is advisable for fans to join in as early as they wouldn’t want to miss out. Here’s the schedule for Travis Scott’s Astronomical provided by Fortnite on Twitter. Don’t miss out!

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Souhardya Biswas

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Souhardya Biswas is an eSports writer for EssentiallySports. He joined the organisation in 2020, wanting to explore the sphere of professional eSports journalism. His passion for gaming started with titles like GTA San Andreas, Far Cry 2, Modern Warfare 2, FIFA 09, eventually developing an interest in Battle Royale games like PUBG and Apex Legends.

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