Ahead of the NBA Playoffs on May 22, developer Epic Games delivers another worthy collaboration with the Fortnite NBA event titled “The Crossover”.

The Crossover brings a touch of the NBA into the Item Shop and Fortnite Creative mode, and introduces a new experience with Team Battles.

Look fresh off the court with Fortnite NBA jerseys

Similar to Fortnite’s previous Gridiron Gang set with the NFL, Epic will be releasing the In The Paint outfit set, inclusive of all 30 NBA team jerseys.

If you want a bigger slam for your V-Buck, you can purchase the Shoot & Score pack, which comes with a Hookshot emote, a Dribblin’ traversal emote, and a Mini Hoop Back Bling.

The In The Paint outfit set will be available on May 22 at 8 a.m. GMT+8.

Official promotion of Fortnite NBA Crossover
Credit: Epic Games

Drop in hot with these personalized bundles from NBA players

NBA superstars Donovan Mitchell of the Utah Jazz and Trae Young of the Atlanta Hawks showcased their own personal fits when jumping out of the Battle Bus.

Donovan Mitchell:

  • Cozy Chomps Outfit
  • Sharky Shawl Back Bling
  • Stark Splitter Pickaxe
  • Dynamic Fire Wrap
  • Fire Spinner Emote

Trae Young:

  • Scarlet Commander Outfit
  • Gold Digger Pickaxe
  • Happy Stars Wrap
  • Baller Emote

These Fortnite NBA sets will be available as Player Locker bundles in the Item Shop.

Players can represent their teams in Fortnite NBA Team Battles

The Crossover will heat things up wth Team Battles, a five-day competition featuring all 30 NBA teams.

In Team Battles, basketball fans can represent their team by completing in-game challenge tasks and racking up points on the leaderboard.

If you and your fellow fans can bring your team to the top of the leaderboard, you’ll get a handful of rewards such as V-Bucks and player cosmetics.

1st place: 500 V-Bucks and the NBA Championship Trophy Back Bling
2nd place: 300 V-Bucks
3rd place: 100 V-Bucks
Completion of five Challenge Tasks: Fortnite Banner
Completion of three Challenge Tasks: Fortnite Spray

With the event taking place on May 19-23, you can sign up to support your team at the official Fortnite NBA Team Battles page.

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