Epic Games announced the next round of Naruto characters heading to Fortnite will include Itachi Uchiha, Orochimaru, Gaara, and Hinata Hyuga. On June 23, 2022, their cosmetics will show up in the game’s Item Shop. The Nindo Community Battles will also be back as of June 21, 2022, with the Akatsuki Wrap and Manda Glider as rewards there.
The Naruto Itachi, Orochimaru, Gaara, and Hinata Fortnite outfits each feature two styles. Itachi appears in his Black Ops Anbu and Akatsuki styles. Orochimaru has standard and Hidden Leaf Era styles. Gaara wears his typical attire and fifth Kazekage. Hinata comes with both Byakugan and Hinata Uzumaki styles. As for back bling, Gaara’s Sand Gourd, Hinata’s Backpack, and the Black Ops Mask will be there. People can also get the Minato Kunai Pickaxe, Sword of Kusanagi Pickaxe, Gaara’s Sand Cloud Glider, a Rasenshuriken emote, and a Striking Shadow Snakes emote.
Some bundles will also appear. People can get the Itachi and Orochomaru outfits, Black Ops Mask like the Anbu ones, and an Islandbound Ninja loading screen in one. The other bundle features Gaara and Hinata items, like their outfits, the Gaara Sand Goard Backbling and Sand Cloud Glider, and the Hinata Backpack Backbling. That also comes with a Shinobi Lineup Loading Screen with all four new characters.
Fortnite is immediately available to play for free on the PC, iOS and Android devices, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and Nintendo Switch. The Naruto Itachi, Orochimaru, Gaara, and Hinata cosmetics will appear on June 23, 2022. The first crossover event added Naruto, Sakura, Sasuke, and Kakashi.