Take The High Ground As Obi-Wan Kenobi In Fortnite On 26th May

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The Star Wars collaborations just keep on coming in Fortnite. Next Thursday, fans will be able to get their hands on an Obi-Wan Kenobi skin, just in time for the brand new Disney+ show’s launch, which airs on 27th May.

If you’re an eager Jedi and want to get your hands on the costume early, you can compete in the Obi-Wan Kenobi Cup. Kicking off this Sunday, 22nd May, you’ll need to be at account level 50 and have two-factor authentication enabled on your Epic account. Lightsabers and e-11 Blaster Rifles will be making a return, too, and you’ll also have a chance to get the Desert Essentials Back Bling alongside Obi-Wan.

The tournament is a Battle Royal Duo one, and you’ll be able to play up to ten matches within your region’s three-hour time window. You can find out exactly what time the tournament starts in your area by checking the “Compete” tab in-game.

As well as the outfit, you’ll be able to get all of these goodies below when Obi-Wan joins properly on 26th May:

  • Desert Essentials Back Bling (included with the Outfit): An assortment of tools perfect for living an isolated existence on a remote desert planet.
  • Obi-Wan’s Blade Pickaxe: An ol’ reliable partner.
  • Jedi Interceptor Glider: Your new fighter has arrived.
  • Obi-Wan’s Message Emote: An important transmission…

Check out Epic Games’ news post in the link below, and for the rules of this weekend’s Cup, you can read them right here.

Are you excited for Obi-Wan Kenobi in Fortnite? Let us know in the comments.

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