Fornite’s Thanos event was great because it worked for everyone
As Fortnite approached its fourth season, players were intensely focused on the changes that were coming in the wake of a massive comet crash. But what no one was expecting was that, just a few days after the new season ushered in an altered map and more secrets to uncover, the game would also receive a brand new mode connected to the biggest movie on the planet. On May 8th an Avengers: Infinity War crossover event kicked off, which let players grab a hold of the Infinity Gauntlet and turn into Marvel supervillain Thanos, complete with his awesome, destructive powers.
It wasn’t just a brilliant marketing ploy for both game and film, it was also a lot of fun. For skilled players Thanos was a thrill to play as, while for everyone else he...
Published on 16 May 2018 at 06:19PM