06 May 2021 12:06 PM +00:00

Toona Trouble Teases Fortnite Bendy Collaboration

Yesterday the official Fortnite Twitter account posted a comic featuring everyone's favorite jacked cat, Meowcles.

This strange, three-panel comic features the muscle kitty finding a strange greyscale fish, eating it, and then being consumed by a mysterious black ink.

While the comic versions of Meowcles, Fishstick, and other Fortnite characters have been teased in the past, this comic features a very specific aesthetic hinting at something more.

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Fortnite x Bendy and the Ink Machine

Not long after the Fortnite comic released, @theMeatly responded with the following:

How... familiar. :) Nope, we didn't "invent ink" or "rubberhose" but pretty sure that scary ink turning people into cartoon versions sounds pretty #BENDY to me. :) As always, I wish @FortniteGame and their players nothing but luck and happiness..
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For those unfamiliar, @theMeatly is the Twitter account of Kindly Beast, Bendy and the Ink Machine developers.

Bendy and the Ink Machine is a series of first-person horror games set in a world of vintage animation, featuring a particular aesthetic that feels like Bioshock meets Steamboat Willy.

The villain of this series is Ink Bendy, a deformed version of Joey Drew Studios' (the in-game animation studio) most popular character.

Bendy promo image
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BENDY: Why is old animation so creepy?

What does this mean for Fortnite?

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It is hard to tell, but it feels like a collaboration s on the way.

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Fortnite Cartoon Comic Bundle

In the Fortnite Chapter 2, Season 6 Battle Pass there are two levels, 88 and 91, that feature an item with a similar style to the Toona Trouble comic.

Season 6 also happens to be the Season with a comic-book tie-in with Batman/Fortnite: Zero Point.

Could the possible Bendy collaboration come in the form of some Cartoon Comic Bundle?

If so, what items could players expect to see?

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Versions of Bendy, including his original and Ink looks, could be included.

Where does Meoewcles fit it, or is he just a means of promotion?

At this point, it is too early to tell.

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