In case you someway missed it, Fortnite performed host to a dwell occasion that includes Travis Scott earlier this yr referred to as Astronomical. This was instantly previous to when Party Royale grew to become a factor and actually set a brand new bar for Fortnite occasions going ahead. According to a brand new report, it additionally was extraordinarily profitable for Scott, who made roughly $20 million due to it.
That determine, which isn’t an official accounting by any means, comes from a bigger report by Forbes about Scott’s numerous branding sponsorship offers with the likes of PlayStation and McDonald’s. According to Forbes, the musician “grossed roughly $20 million for it together with merchandise gross sales,” which is a not insignificant quantity. It’s unclear precisely how that quantity is damaged down when it comes to cash instantly from Epic Games, however Scott showing in some of the common video video games on the earth appears to have been worthwhile for all concerned.
Relive Travis Scott’s Astronomical and see it from all new vantage factors 🔥🎡🌵
Check out the complete occasion video on @trvisXX YouTube channel! https://t.co/oNhpUSd7cV
— Fortnite (@FortniteRecreation) April 26, 2020
Fortnite simply immediately launched Chapter 2 – Season 5 after a world-shaking Galactus dwell occasion on the finish of the final season. The recreation itself is at the moment accessible on most main platforms, however the iOS model, particularly, has hit a snag after Epic Games deliberately set off a series of occasions that prompted it to be faraway from the App Store. The authorized combat over that call is ongoing, however the brief model is: no person’s enjoying Chapter 2 – Season 5 on an iPhone proper now. Fortnite Chapter 2 – Season 5 is at the moment ongoing on the opposite platforms, nevertheless. You can try all of our earlier protection of Fortnite proper right here.
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