The latest Fortnite season has kicked off, promising a giant change to the evolving on-line shooter curtesy of an exhilarating new cinematic. One which was directed by the Russo Brothers, the minds behind the field workplace smash Avengers: Endgame.
Anthony and Joe Russo have been revealed as the administrators for the newest Fortnite trailer, working with Epic Video games on character arcs that shall be revealed all through the remainder of the season, too. As long-standing followers of the sport (Epic Games’ Donald Mustard even appeared in Avengers: Endgame), the Russo Brothers have been thrilled to have an opportunity to set the stage for probably the most story-driven season in Fortnite but.
“It has been implausible working with the staff at Epic,” defined the pair in an announcement to Variety. “Fortnite holds a novel place in popular culture, and we predict (Epic chief artistic officer) Donald Mustard is a visionary storyteller who continues to take us all into unexplored territory.”
The practically three-minute cinematic reveals Fortnite’s Agent Jones descending on the island as soon as once more and battling enemies from throughout common tradition. It units up the transient single-player mission that kicks off this newest season. It additionally means the Russo Brothers had a hand in crafting the demise of Fortnite’s recognizable animated banana, Peely, who died by the hands of Road Fighter’s Ryu.
Donald Mustard defined that Epic approached the Russo Brothers as they have been storyboarding content material for Season 5 and planning the way it would possibly feed into the present season.
“The Zero Disaster Finale is a defining second for what’s coming subsequent within the evolving expertise of the island and Chapter 2 within the recreation,” Mustard defined. “Once we have been laying out the story for Season 5 and Season 6 we needed to inform it in a very genuine and character-driven approach, and we knew there was nobody higher to assist us do this then the Russos.”
Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 6 is obtainable now, that includes huge adjustments to the map, the inclusion of animals to the island, and extra. The Russo Brothers have additionally been busy, with their newest movie, Cherry, staring MCU alum Tom Holland, out now on Apple TV Plus.