Epic Games has announced that space-age assassin, Isaac Clarke, has joined Fortnite’s roster ahead of his big appearance in the Dead Space remake.
Epic Games announced the inclusion of the Dead Space protagonist in a blog post (opens in new tab)Which revealed that Isaac is now available as part of Fortnite’s Gaming Legend series of skins.
You can buy this hardcore hero now in the Epic Games Store for $11.99 / £9.99 / AUD$17.09. When you buy a skin, you also unlock the Strange Transmission quest. Thanks to these Rough broadcasts, you’ll be able to earn up to 1,500 V-Bucks, RIG Back Bling, USG Ishimura Back, and Bling Plasma Cutter Pickaxe.
one of many
Since its release in 2017, Fortnite has built up an impressive roster. With everyone from popstars to necromorph slayers to collect, you’ve got more than enough options to build your team completely from some of the hottest heroes, celebrities, and over the top Demogorgons.
In terms of video game characters, Isaac Clarke is far from the first to join Battle Royale’s roster. The Gaming Legends series of skins includes the demi-god Dad, Kratos, tomb-raiding Lara Croft, and even Halo’s Master Chief. Video game characters best known for serious roles in other franchises becoming part of the wacky world of Fortnite is now a fan service.
more deaths in space
As mentioned above, this expansion to Fortnite’s roster comes at an important time for necromorph hunters. Dead Space Remake is set to release on January 27th and sees the 2008 survival horror get a modern facelift for PS5, Xbox Series X|S, and PC.
Some of the remake’s improvements include a much more vocal Isaac, the Necromorph Slayer now actively commenting on his surroundings and even chatting with the few remaining humans on the USG Ishimura, and A New Awesome Meat Peeling System This allows you to destroy your enemies with precision – because true terror is nothing if not precise.
Thanks to Epic Games, it looks like you can now enjoy many sides of Isaac Clarke. Whether it’s being terrorized by mutant bloodthirsty monsters on a space station or teaming up with Ariana Grande to get that winner-winner chicken dinner.