Epic Games has revealed the return of their partnership with the National Football League (NFL) that will see the addition of teams’ jerseys to the popular battle royale, Fortnite.
This time it will be in celebration of Super Bowl LIII with the jerseys hitting the store starting on Friday, February 1 at 7pm ET.
In addition to the normal jerseys, players will also be able to grab two special outfits in the form of the white road uniforms for the New England Patriots and Los Angeles Rams. Both the Patriots and Rams will be battling it out in the Super Bowl on Sunday, February 3.
NFL team outfits were initially revealed back in early November and added to the game starting on November 9 for a limited time. Outfits could be purchased for any of the thirty-two NFL teams in addition to a special Fortnite team. Any number 1-99 could be added to the jersey as well to help signify who a player wished to be representing.
You can read the full announcement from Epic Games below:
Didn’t pick up the NFL Outfits last time they were in the store? Well they’re droppin’ back in for a limited time in celebration of Super Bowl LIII!
You can snag these sporty outfits in the store starting on Friday, 2/1 at 7PM ET. Gear up and cheer on the Patriots vs Rams with two additional Outfit styles – white road uniforms for each team. And be sure and visit the item shop starting Saturday, 2/2 at 7PM ET to snag the free Pigskin Toy to prepare for the big game!
After you’re fully suited up, you can pop over to Pleasant Park for a game of catch or play the new NFL Rumble LTM. In this Limited Time Mode, you’ll be on a team of 20 players in Patriots Outfits or Rams Outfits. Battle it out until a victor takes home the trophy.
May the best team win!”