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Fortnite's next crossover event might be a collaboration with Birds of Prey

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A deceptively innocent tweet from Fortnite (opens in new tab)'s Twitter account might have revealed that the next crossover event coming to the fan-favourite battle royale will feature the upcoming DC movie, Birds of Prey.

In reply to a tweet by Warner Bros. that shared a video of the movie's cast, the Fortnite account teased: "See you soon Harley!"

Of course, this isn't Fortnite's first crossover rodeo. We've already seen collaborative events from a range of games, TV shows, and movies, including and co might be making her/their way to Fortnite? We reckon it's possible, especially as Warner Bros. replied with "Can't Wait" and a smoochy kiss...

Of course, this isn't Fortnite's first crossover rodeo, is it? We've already seen collaborative events from a range of games, TV shows, and movies, including Stranger Things (opens in new tab), Borderlands 3 (opens in new tab), and Rise of the Skywalker. (opens in new tab) Even IT's Pennywise (opens in new tab) has stopped by (argh!). 

Birds of Prey (opens in new tab) is scheduled to release on February 7, 2020, which suggests the event is coming sooner rather than later, especially as Chapter One is expected to end soon.

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Chapter 2 season 2 is dropping February 20 (opens in new tab), after being pushed back from February 6. As we previously reported (opens in new tab), dataminers discovered the pushback in the game's API, extending Season 1 well beyond any other Fortnite season. As of yesterday, it was in its 100th day, having started on October 15 of last year. Fortnite seasons are, on average, ten weeks long. 

As Alyssa explained, the post then goes on to cheekily highlight some of the features in Fortnite Chapter 2, season 2 - all of which are redacted. It reads "Chapters 2, season 2 will feature [redacted] with multiple [redacted]. We can't brief you on all of next season's secrets jus yet…"

Before the end of season 1, there'll be additional Overtime Challenges and a new two-week event that has yet to be announced.  Stay tuned, as we'll update you accordingly.

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Vikki Blake
Weekend Reporter, GamesRadar+

Vikki Blake is GamesRadar+'s Weekend Reporter. Vikki works tirelessly to ensure that you have something to read on the days of the week beginning with 'S', and can also be found contributing to outlets including the BBC, Eurogamer, and GameIndustry.biz. Vikki also runs a weekly games column at NME, and can be frequently found talking about Destiny 2 and Silent Hill on Twitter.