Thanos Accidentally Rocket Rides During Intense Fortnite Battle and Uses the Opportunity to Dance in Hilarious Clip - Dexerto
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Thanos Accidentally Rocket Rides During Intense Fortnite Battle and Uses the Opportunity to Dance in Hilarious Clip

Published: 11/May/2018 16:17 Updated: 16/Oct/2020 16:34

by Ross Deason

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If you’ve never seen Thanos riding a rocket while dancing in Fortnite Battle Royale, can you really say that you’ve lived a full and happy life?

Thanos, the main villain in Marvel’s new Avengers Infinity War film, is currently roaming the streets of Fortnite Battle Royale as part of the “Infinity Gauntlet” limited time mode.

Basically, players search for Thanos’ Gauntlet around the map and once they find it they can turn into the all-powerful Titan and use a number of special abilities.

These include a “mighty punch”, flying towards the ground, hitting an area for knockback and damage, firing a blast that deals damage over time and a “super-jump that can vault Thanos over all but the largest obstructions”.

But nothing comes close to his Rocket Riding abilities, as Reddit user severed-identity displayed in a hilarious clip on May 10th when Thanos found himself on a missile mid-dive.

Originally shared on gfycat by @itsmeurboyblue, the clip only gets better when the player takes the opportunity to lay down some nifty dance moves.

This is just one of many hilarious moments that have occurred since Thanos’ introduction to the game.

The Infinity Gauntlet mode has, without a doubt, provided some of the most entertaining Fortnite Battle Royale gameplay in recent memories and will be sadly missed when it comes to an end.

Epic Games definitely have a lot to live up to with future Limited Time Modes.

Esports

IWNL wins Fortnite Streamer Bowl 2: results & recap

Published: 17/Jan/2021 1:13

by Bill Cooney

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Fortnite hosted it’s Streamer Bowl II on January 16 through Twitch Rivals, and we’ve got the full rundown along with the final top 10 standings from the event.

The Streamer Bowl II cup took place from 4 PM to 7 PM EST on January 16, and featured hundreds of regular players, along with a ton of well-known streamers like Ninja and Bugha to name two of the biggest names.

There were even a few NFL stars in the mix, including Tampa Bay Bucs Wideout Mike Evans, Carolina Panthers Running Back Christian McCaffrey, and Arizona Cardinals Quarterback Kyler Murray to name a few.

It was a tough battle at the top of the bracket, but eventually, a winner was proclaimed, so let’s take a look at who came out as the winner of Streamer Bowl II.

Fortnite Streamer Bowl II results & final standings

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IWNL managed to grab first place after just 9 rounds.

Coming in first with 3 wins out of 9 total matches played, Fortnite esports player IWNL was eventually crowned the champion with 129 points. But, fellow Fortnite comp player Nevify was actually tied with the same amount of points, but fewer average elims, and total matches played at just 8.

Below are the top 10 placements of the Fortnite Streamer Bowl II on Twitch Rivals:

Place Player Points Total Matches (wins) Avg. Elims Avg. Place
1 IWNL 129 9 (3) 5.44 29.00
2 Nevify 129 8 (3) 3.88 13.25
3 DnSpecFN 120 10 (2) 4.60 23.00
4 crazyggs 120 8 (2) 4.38 14.13
5 32wanted 115 10 (2) 4.20 36.60
6 zadic on 90fps 112 10 (2) 4.20 35.90
7 prevalesrr 112 8 (1) 5.00 30.38
8 darbzy 112 8 (1) 4.88 18.13
9 CommittedG 112 9 (1) 4.78 24.11
10 Drizzy 112 10 (1) 4.70 32.20

Fortnite Streamer Bowl II rules

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Participants could only drop into 10 different matches for their total score.

The Rules for Streamer Bowl II were fairly straightforward if you’ve watched or participated in any competitive Fortnite events before. Players had 10 matches to drop into Solos games and attempt to increase their score as much as possible.

Five points were awarded per Victory Royale, with three for reaching the top two and one point from there. Kills also were worth a point each, which was of course the main focus for all of our top 10 finishers.