If something was missing from the top figure of the NBA and the Los Angeles Lakers, Lebron James, was to be part of the popular saga Fortnite. The escort arrives at Epic Games’ popular battle royale starting July 14 with three different skins, one of them specially designed for the promotion of the new movie. Space Jam: A New Legacy.
From that date, players will be able to play with the Lakers star and use the outfit “of the King” It includes an elegant black suit, very classic in his appearances off the slopes, the “King’s backpack” accessory and a pair of sunglasses (optional).
The “King James” Gear Bundle is also available to complete this look, which contains the “The Lion” pickaxe, the “Spread Wings” hang glider, and the “Silencer” emote, the celebration with which players will be able silence all rivals.
Likewise, there will be two skins more: “TuneSquad”, a tribute to LeBron’s starring role in Space Jam: A New Legacy, and “Tacos Tuesday”, which, in addition to the “Supreme backpack”, is accompanied by the brand new Nike LeBron 19 shoes, which have not yet hit the market and will arrive earlier at the Fortnite store.
The saga Fortnite Idol Series It is characterized by bringing together leading figures from sports, music and cyberculture. In this way, LeBron James joins a list among those who stand out Ninja and TheGrefg, the rapper Travis scott and the footballers Marco Reus Y Harry kane.
On the other hand, the Lakers player is also part of another video game inspired by his new movie, Space Jam: A New Legacy – The Game, an exclusive arcade-style game for the console Xbox One and Xbox Series X / S designed for the whole family.
Space Jam has an exclusive video game for the Xbox One and Xbox Series X / S consoles.
Space Jam: A New Legacy – The Game was released exclusively globally on July 1 as part of Subscription Service Rewards Xbox Game Pass Ultimate, before being available on July 15.
The title developed jointly between Xbox and Warner Bros recovers the Looney Tunes characters, who will be joined by LeBron James in his confrontation with the Goon Squad in an unusual basketball game.
LeBron James arrives at Space Jam
LeBron James’ hectic life off the court also put him at the helm of the Hollywood animated blockbuster “Space Jam: A New Legacy” (“Space Jam 2: A New Era”). The school for the 1996 film that starred Michael Jordan alongside Bugs Bunny had its long-awaited avant premiere on Monday.
LeBron James at the avant premiere of Space Jam: A New Legacy. Photo: AFP.
“It was more about the long legacy of the Looney Tunes, ” said the NBA champion with the Miami Heat, Cleveland Cavalliers and the Lakers.
In addition to the beloved Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck, LeBron James will be accompanied in the film by other renowned NBA and WNBA stars, such as Anthony Davis (Los Angeles Lakers), Klay Thompson (Golden State Warriors), Damian Lillard (Portland) , Nneka Ogwumike (Los Angeles Sparks) and Diana Taurasi (Phoenix Mercury).
Space Jam: A New Legacy It will be released in theaters in Argentina on July 15 and a day later on the streaming service HBO Max.