Thanos Is Now Playable In Fortnite... (No, Really)

8 May 2018, 13:02

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Benedict Townsend

By Benedict Townsend

Complete with a fully-powered Infinity Gauntlet

Thanos, the big bag from blockbuster superhero extravaganza Avengers: Infinity War is making his way into uber-popular battle royale game Fortnite today, in a one-off crossover of epic proportions.

In a new, special game mode, an Infinity Gauntlet will be placed somewhere on the map. Whoever finds it will instantly transform into Thanos, complete with all his destructive powers. The official announcement states that Thanos will wield “all the power that comes with him", we're not sure exactly what that means yet, but it ain't gonna be good news for the other 99 players.

Take a look at the madness in action here:

Now take a look at our chat with some of the Avengers cast: