Bruno Mars is the latest celebrity to jump into the virtual world FortniteToday, developer Epic Games announced that the battle royale game would get a new Mars emote – essentially an in-game dance – to the singer’s song “Leave the Door Open.” Players can buy it starting at 8:00 PM ET tonight.
Fortnite is steadily filling a place with real stars, whether streamers like Tyler “Ninja” Blevins or the upcoming appearance of Brazilian soccer star Neymar. Music in particular has been an important focus of the game. Marshmello and Travis Scott both held massive in-game concerts with millions of virtual attendees, BTS debuted a music video, and Epic even created its own soundstage to host shows from the likes of Dominic Fike, J Balvin and Anderson. March on the Grammys).
The Battle Royale game kicked off last month with its final season, which so far has included everything from raging dinosaurs to stonks.