How to get Giannis Antetokounmpo skin in Fortnite - Release date, cost, and more

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Giannis Antetokounmpo in Fortnite

If you're looking into how to get Giannis Antetokounmpo in Fortnite, this is what you need to know. Though Fortnite is known for collaborating with movies and games, it is not averse to bringing real-life people into the game like LeBron James or John Cena. The new season shows that they pushing this even further.

Being a fast and tall basketball player, you may think this is used in-game. Luckily, Giannis' hitbox and skills are exactly the same as other skins. This is how we think you will get him and how much we think he will cost.

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When is the Giannis Antetokounmpo skin release date?

As of right now, we don't know when the Giannis Antetokounmpo skin is due to drop into Fortnite. It will definitely come out during the current season of Fortnite, which is due to end in the middle of March. This means we will get the Giannis Antetokounmpo at some point within the next few months.

As we don't have the release date just yet, we don't have a release time either. This being said, we know a few things about how Fortnite works. Big updates tend to come to the shop on Tuesdays. Knowing this, we should see Giannis Antetokounmpo arriving in the shop on a Tuesday. We'll update you here when we have more information!

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How do I get the Fortnite Giannis Antetokounmpo skin?

As of right now, we know that the Fortnite Giannis Antetokounmpo skin won't be part of the premium battle pass. There will likely be a few ways you can get the skin. The first is through some extra challenge or event, when the skin drops. You could be required to do some special challenges or engage in some event in-game, with the Giannis skin as the ultimate reward.

As well as this, you may be able to get the skin in a cup or tournament. The Fortnite team tend to put up tournaments every now and then, where you can play games to win special goodies. Given Giannis' sporting roots, it would definitely be fitting.

Finally, if you can't unlock the Giannis Antetokounmpo skin through one of these methods, it seems likely that you will have to buy them from the Item Shop. They will likely come as part of a bundle, or can be bought by themselves for a slightly higher cost.

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How much is the Giannis Antetokounmpo skin in Fortnite?

If you are able to buy Giannis Antetokounmpo, you will likely be able to grab a bundle with extra cosmetics for just over 2,000 V-Bucks. If you want just to buy the skin alone, it seems likely it will cost anywhere from 1,500 to 1,800k V-Bucks.

We'll have more information on the cost of skins and any bundles closer to their release date. We'll update here as soon as we have more information.

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