Ariana Grande was revealed to be headlining Fortnite’s Rift Tour.
Epic Games announces that Grammy-winning and multi-platinum artist Ariana Grande is the lead actress for the upcoming Rift tour will be, a musical journey that begins August 7th at 12:00 AM in Fortnite.
Building on other acclaimed Fortnite events, the Rift Tour will be an experience that combines popular tracks with moments based on elements from the game. Players can go side by side with their friends on a journey to new magical realities where Fortnite and Ariana clash.
“Working with Epic and the Fortnite team to bring my in-game music to life has been so much fun and a great honor,” said Ariana. “I can’t wait to get together with my fans and see all of your reactions to this unforgettable, magical journey into new realities.”
“Fortnite is a place for the imagination and the impossible. With the Rift Tour we are bringing to life a musical journey that players can experience, feel and participate in together with their friends, ”said Phil Rampulla, Head of Brand at Epic Games. “We are so grateful that we were able to win an iconic superstar like Ariana Grande and her team for a musical experience on a Metaverse scale and that players and fans alike can experience the Rift Tour!”
Further details on the schedule can be found on RiftTour.com or in the “Rift Tour” tab in the game, which can also be used to view the show times and plan which ones want to be perceived and which current “Rift Tour” jobs are available.
The Rift Tour runs from August 7th to 9th, the seasons are as follows:
- 1 show
Saturday, August 7th, midnight
- 2 show
Saturday, August 7th, 8:00 p.m.
- 3 show
Sunday, August 8th, 6:00 a.m.
- 4th Show
Sunday, August 8th, 4:00 p.m.
- 5. Show
Monday, August 9, 12:00 a.m.
For a smooth process, Epic Games recommends all fans to be in Fortnite 60 minutes before the show starts. The “Rift Tour” mode is expected to be made available 30 minutes before each show. Before Ariana takes the stage, the Rift Tour features a few Fortnite-themed shows to warm up – popular music tracks highlight moments based on elements from the game.
Further information is available in the official blog post.