Twitter Goes Into a Frenzy as Fortnite Community Reacts to the Gorgeous Ariana Grande Skin

Published 08/05/2021, 12:29 PM EDT


After weeks of leaks and rumor, the Fortnite Rift Tour event is almost around the corner. Following the massive success of the Travis Scott in-game concert last year, fans have waited for a new one. For over a year, the community received no such content, which had disappointed a lot of members. However, it’s all about to change when Grammy award-winning artist Ariana Grande will perform in two days.

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The iconic pop star has provided hits like 7 Rings, God is a Woman, Rain on Me and many more. So, fans are really excited about her virtual concert in the popular Battle Royale title from Epic Games. Along with that, she has also arrived as a skin in the game today, and Twitter can’t handle all the style and swag her character has.

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Twitter star struck by the newly added Ariana Grande skin in Fortnite

Following the recent announcements about the Rift Tour event, the game finally has the new Ariana Grande skin. Over the last few days, the developers had teased her arrival with small tidbits about her bundle. The Icon Series bundle includes the Ariana Grande Outfit with the Rift Goddess variant. Along with that, it also has the Piggy Smallz Back Bling and the Lil’ Floaticorn Emote. Finally, fans will also receive the Sweetener Sailshards Glider and the 7 Rings Smasher Pickaxe with the Gem Striker variant.

Following her arrival in Fortnite, fans took to Twitter to share her excitement. Many players who were fans of the artist exclaimed how pretty her character looked. A lot of them applauded the developers at bringing out the glitz and the glamour of Ariana Grande. Some fans had already bought it, and showcased their chops at the game while representing Team Ariana.

Ariana Grande’s arrival in the world of Fortnite has sparked a lot of interest about the game in the artist’s fandom. Many of her stans and fanatics have also contemplated about installing the game just to play as her. It seems like the marketing tool employed by Epic Games to attract more players is working quite well.

Fans can’t wait for the Rift Tour event

Along with that, Fortnite has also gained a lot of hype for the upcoming concert following the arrival of Ariana Grande. Fans have a lot of expectations for the event, and they want to see it have the same impact as the Travis Scott and Marshmello concert. In the end, if it’s close to the coolness of Ariana’s skin, then fans should have an amazing time during the show.

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It remains to be seen how the Rift Tour event will play out. Fans will see Ariana Grande perform some of her biggest hits, and players will experience it with some breath-taking visuals. Along with that, they might also expect to see some surprises as well, so they should definitely keep their eyes peeled to the screen.

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Rupesh Nair

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Rupesh is an eSports author at EssentiallySports. Currently a student at Mumbai University, he has been involved with eSports since his childhood. Having played titles like Fallout 4, Minecraft, FIFA, Portal 2 and Halo 4 extensively, Rupesh has a deep understanding of the sport.

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