Fortnite leaks suggest LeBron James will be the next ICON Series skin on Fortnite. Popular names such as Ninja, Loserfruit, and TheGrefg have already made it to the ICON Series on Fortnite. Also, a selection of celebrities such as football stars Harry Kane and Marco Reus have had their own ICON Series skins along with footballers Neymar and Travis Scott.
Fortnite players love the presence of their favorite artists and sports stars on the Fortnite platform, it’s getting them more involved with the Fortnite gaming community. The love of the fans for these superstars is tremendous, it leads them into purchasing their skins to support their favorite artists or sportspeople.
According to the latest leak, LeBron will be truly immersing himself in the gaming world. Apparently, his son Bronny is a member of FaZe Clan.
ShiinaBR, a popular Fortnite leakster revealed LeBron James will be the next ICON Series skin, and even mentioned in a follow-up tweet that he has “100% confirmation that this is true.”
Epic Games has been planning something big for 2021, though there is no confirmation as to when the skin will be released.
The skin may be built up to the July 2021 release of Space Jam: A New Legacy, which will feature James in a sequel to 1996’s Space Jam, which had Michael Jordan star as the lead.
Earlier leaks about current Hollywood star Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson hinted at getting his own Fortnite skin; it has still to appear on Fortnite.
The LeBron skin will likely cost around 1,500 V-Bucks, or a whole bundle for around 2,500-3,000 V-Bucks, almost identical to the pricing for Harry Kane and Marco Reus’ ICON series bundles.