Fortnite Is Hosting Diplo, Young Thug, And Noah Cyrus In Another Concert-Style Event
Fortnite's Party Royale mode will be used for a musical event this Thursday, June 25.
Fortnite: Battle Royale continues to operate as more than just a game. Having recently premiered a Tenet trailer and hosted a unique musical event featuring Travis Scott, the game is set to once again play host to a concert-style event, this time featuring Diplo (AKA Thomas Wesley), Noah Cyrus, and Young Thug.
The event is officially dubbed Diplo Presents: Thomas Wesley With Special Guests Noah Cyrus and Young Thug. It takes place live on Fortnite Party Royale's Main Stage this Thursday, June 25, at 6 PM PT / 9 PM ET. You can see start times listed below--it will be rebroadcast on Monday, June 29, at 9 AM PT / 12 PM ET if you miss out and still want to see it for yourself.
There's no word on how long the event will last, but it marks the first of its kind since the start of Chapter 2, Season 3 last week. With it taking place in Party Royale, you can expect weapons to be disabled to let you take part in the event without having to worry about another player eliminating you. Meanwhile, another entertainment-centric event has been announced, as Fortnite will broadcast Christopher Nolan movies, including Inception and Batman Begins, depending on your region.
Take your llama down to Party Royale and dance til you can’t no more cause Thomas Wesley is comin’ to town.@diplo Presents: Thomas Wesley with special guests @noahcyrus and @youngthug LIVE at the Main Stage June 25 at 9 PM ET / 6 PM PT pic.twitter.com/bqeMIA2aMe— Fortnite (@FortniteGame) June 23, 2020
The last big event in Fortnite was the season-ending Doomsday event, known as The Device. That proved to be so popular that many players were unable to get in-game to watch it for themselves, forcing them to watch streams on places like Twitch.
Fortnite has held smaller-scale musical events in the past; the Travis Scott one stands as the exception, featuring an impressive set of custom visuals, in-game happenings, and challenges.
Fortnite Diplo Presents - Start Times
- June 25, 6 PM PT
- June 25, 9 PM ET
- June 26, 2 AM BST
- June 26, 11 PM AET
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