Fortnite’s upcoming world music sequence could have an interactive expertise for every artist
Epic Video games has introduced the subsequent set of musical performances coming to Fortnite, referred to as the Soundwave Sequence. The brand new sequence will function artists from around the globe, and gamers will have the ability to expertise music from every artist in an interactive expertise in-game.
Epic is well-known for bringing musical performances to Fortnite, together with spectacular reveals for large artists like Travis Scott and Ariana Grande and concert events hosted on the non-violent get together royale island. However Epic is more and more working with its neighborhood to create signature experiences for the sport in Fortnite’s Artistic mode, akin to with this summer season’s Simple Life digital live performance and the Balenciaga-themed “Unusual Instances” hub. The primary present within the Soundwave Sequence, that includes Egyptian artist Mohamed Hamaki, will proceed that development, as will the long run reveals within the Soundwave Sequence, Epic tells The Verge.
Hamaki’s present kicks off on October 1st at 2PM ET and might be out there till October third at 2PM ET. Curiously, there might be a number of methods to see the occasion: you may attend by leaping right into a devoted playlist or watch it throughout a typical battle royale match through a picture-in-picture mode, which has been used up to now to indicate aggressive Fortnite in sport. (This picture-in-picture function will solely be out there for sure occasions throughout the 48-hour Hamaki occasion.)
The brand new sequence seemingly marks Epic’s subsequent initiative to make Fortnite one thing greater than only a sport. The concert events not solely supply one thing else for gamers to do, however the picture-in-picture function may maintain gamers locked into Fortnite’s universe for music as a substitute of turning to one thing like Spotify.
Within the coming months, the Soundwave Sequence can even function Australian singer-songwriter Tones And I, Brazilian rapper Emicida, Japanese pop artist and music producer Gen Hoshino, and French-Malian singer Aya Nakamura, Epic says.