The Fortnite team announced that Ant-Man will be arriving in the Item Shop alongside the Toothpick Pickaxe and Ant-Man’s trusty steed, Ant-Tonio, as Back Bling.
While Ant-Man joining Fortnite is a wonderful thing in itself, the teases leading up to his official announcement were just as great. Fortnite Twitter shared three different images of little Ant-Man on other Marvel characters, including Cable, Blade, and Captain America. You can see all the images in the slideshow below.
Fortnite: Ant-Man Tease and Official Revelation
Ant-Man is the latest Marvel superhero to join Fortnite, and the last crossover character in pop culture since Ripley and the Xenomorph from the Alien franchise.
This addition is surely welcome for Ant-Man fans, who must wait until 2022 to see Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania. Paul Rudd, Evangeline Lilly, Michael Douglas, Michelle Pfeiffer, Michael Peña all return for the third Ant-Man movie, directed by Peyton Reed.
It has been reported that Jonathan Majors, Lovecraft Country star was cast in a major villain role, and their sources claim he will play Kang the Conqueror.
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