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Fortnite rocks with Metallica: Electrifying in-game concert shreds through Festival Season 4


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Calling all metalheads and Fortnite fans! Prepare to crank the volume because legendary rock band Metallica are shredding their way into the popular Battle Royale game. This isn't just a cameo; it's a full-blown Metallica takeover, featuring a themed season packed with exclusive content and a mind-blowing in-game concert experience.



Festival Season 4 Goes Metal

Get ready to headbang as Fortnite's Festival Season 4 celebrates Metallica's iconic music and rebellious spirit. The island itself gets a metal makeover, boasting new landmarks and challenges inspired by the band's legacy. Gear up and unleash your inner rockstar with exclusive Metallica-themed cosmetics like outfits, pickaxes, and emotes.


Master of Puppets: Battle Royale Gets a Metal Twist

The action doesn't stop there. Fortnite's signature ¬†Battle Royale gets a metal injection with the arrival of 'Ride the Lightning' guitars scattered across the map. These aren't just decoration‚ÄĒgrab one and unleash a powerful electric blast to take down opponents or clear obstacles.



Fuel Your Inner Fire: Metallica: Fuel. Fire. Fury. Concert

The crown jewel of this collaboration is the interactive 'Metallica: Fuel. Fire. Fury.' concert experience. Forget pre-recorded videos! Rock out with your virtual avatar alongside a massive digital crowd. The concert features a setlist of fan favorites like 'Enter Sandman,' 'Ride the Lightning,' and 'Master of Puppets,' complete with stunning visuals and immersive effects that will transport you into the heart of a Metallica concert.


Don't miss this in-game concert happening on June 22nd and 23rd with these showtimes:


Saturday, June 22

2 PM ET / 11 AM PT

5 PM ET / 2 PM PT

11 PM ET / 8 PM PT


Sunday, June 23

10 AM ET /  7 AM PT

2 PM ET / 11 AM PT

5 PM ET / 2 PM PT


Beyond the concert, a new competitive mode called 'Battle Stage' throws you into a musical showdown.  This 16-player free-for-all challenges you to master a four-song setlist and be the last one rocking to claim victory.


Become Your Favorite Band Member

Festival Season 4 also lets you embody your favorite Metallica member. James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich, Kirk Hammett, and Robert Trujillo are available as playable skins throughout the season. Unlock these "Icons" by progressing through the Season 4 Festival Pass.


The Metalverse Expands: Metallica Rocks Beyond the Battle Royale

The collaboration also extends to LEGO adventures that spotlight James, Lars, Kirk, and Robert in all their mini-figure glory. This partnership breathes life into the world of Metallica within Fortnite, offering a unique and engaging experience for fans who want to rock out in a whole new way.


So grab your pickaxe (or maybe a virtual guitar) and unleash your inner rockstar! Which Metallica song are you most excited to hear live (virtually) at the Fortnite concert? Let us know in the comments below.



Image: Ianpaterson | Dreamstime.com


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