Fortnite Black Panther: Release Date, Skin Price, Backbling, Glider, Harvest Tool, How To Unlock It And Everything We Know

Wakanda Forever!

Chapter 2 Season 4 may have been and gone but the Marvel tie-ins aren't yet done in Fortnite.

New leaks all but confirm three all-new superhero skins and we just can't wait for them to finally drop onto the Island.

We aren't sure how'll they'll tie into the Zero Point, if they will at all, but here's everything we know about Black Panther appearing in Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 5!

Release Date

As of now, we do not know when the Black Panther skin will be released in the item shop.

However, there are several indications that this skin is all but confirmed. Not only was his super power a major part of the 

Including this tweet with leaked images from the game

Skin Price

This skin is going to be part of the Fortnite Marvel Royalty And Warriors pack!

You can check out our full rundown but we'd predicted that skin will be included in a bundle that will likely cost between $15-20.

We'll be sure to let you know when we get a more specific amount!



All Cosmetics Decrypted - 21 December

We have a full look at every item coming to the Black Panther set!

He'll have a cape backbling, short spear and sword harvesting tool, and a cool black glider!


FortTory posted the following images found within the files on the morning of patch V14.10.

We'll also be getting a second skin variant! It looks like this one is charged up with kinetic energy.


Back Bling

In this image below we can see that Black Panther will don his iconic Cape as a backbling.


No claws for this set, unfortunately, at least as far as we can tell!

Though from the above tweet we can see that Black Panther is getting a short spear and sword harvesting tool!



FortniteFevers posted the following images of the in-game icons for Black Panther and Venom


In-Game Abilities

By now most of us have saw the leaked abilities for Black Panther last season.

HYPEX noted a while ago that they are going to be called the following: 

  • Kinetic Absorption
  • Whirlwind Blast 

Black Panther's powers were the only ones which didn't have a skin tied to them at the time! Maybe Epic are finally fixing that.

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