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Fortnite x MrBeast release date announced + $1 million tournament & in-game outfits cover image

Fortnite x MrBeast release date announced + $1 million tournament & in-game outfits


The Fortnite x MrBeast collab is set to arrive on December 14. Here’s everything you need to know, including how you could win $1 million.

Jimmy “MrBeast” Donaldson is arguably the most recognizable personality on the internet. The 24-year-old YouTube content creator has over 196 million subscribers across five channels and a global following. MrBeast’s online presence undoubtedly drew Epic Games’ attention, leading to the inevitable Fortnite x MrBeast collaboration. Today, Epic has announced an official release date and what the highly-anticipated crossover would entail.
This collaboration first surfaced at the FNCS Invitational 2022, where the tournament venue offered a MrBeast Burger food stand. One month later, it’s official, Fortnite x MrBeast is a reality. Here’s everything we know about Fortnite x MrBeast, including how Fortnite fans everywhere can compete to win $1 million. 

MrBeast’s Extreme Survival Challenge: how you can win $1 million

If you’re familiar with MrBeast’s content, he frequently hosts large-scale challenges with lots of money up for grabs. The Fortnite collaboration is no different. Unlike any Icon Series crossover before, Fortnite x MrBeast will feature a tournament where the winner will take home $1 million. 
MrBeast’s Extreme Survival Challenge island goes live in Fortnite on December 13 at 9 AM EST. This time would be perfect for players to learn the landscape by avoiding hazards, collecting coins, and surviving extreme challenges. You will earn “Score” with each completed task that will accumulate before time expires in the match. 
Beast Brella Umbrella
Beast Brella Umbrella
Then, on December 17, from 12 PM EST to 3 PM EST, players can enter MrBeast’s Extreme Survival Challenge. You can play as many matches as possible during that period. However, only your best singular match Score counts. The competitor with the highest Score will collect the massive grand prize. Additionally, the top 100,000 players will receive the golden Beast Brella Umbrella.
Here’s a quick recap of MrBeast’s Extreme Survival Challenge:
  • The island comes out on December 13 at 9 AM EST
  • You can access the island using code 7990-6907-8565 or locate it in the ‘Discovery’ tab
  • MrBeast’s Extreme Survival Challenge begins on December 17 from 12 PM EST to 3 PM EST
  • You will earn Score by avoiding hazards, collecting coins, and surviving extreme challenges
  • Only your best Score counts in the competition
  • The player with the highest Score takes home $1 million
  • The top 100,000 participants earn the Beast Brella Umbrella

Fortnite x MrBeast Icon Series outfit revealed 

It wouldn’t be an Icon Series collaboration without in-game outfits. Much like Tyler “Ninja” Blevins, Maria "Chica" Lopez, and Ali “SypherPK” Hassan before him, MrBeast is the latest content creator to receive a Fortnite skin. Fortnite x MrBeast Icon Series includes two base sets with various cosmetics. The collection will be available in the Fortnite item shop on December 14 at 7 PM EST. 
Here’s a look at the outfits, accessories, and a complete list:
Default Set
Default Set
  • MrBeast Outfit with a hatless alternate style
  • MrBeast Smasher Pickaxe
  • Beast Backdrop Wrap
MrBeast 6000 Set
MrBeast 6000 Set
  • MrBeast 6000 Outfit with a maskless alternate style
  • Prize Package Back Bling
  • Beast Claw Pickaxe
  • Wrapped and Revved Glider
  • Beast Blastin’ Emote
Beast Blastin' emote
Beast Blastin' emote

How to unlock a free MrBeast spray & loading screen

MrBeast Gaming spray
MrBeast Gaming spray
After MrBeast’s Extreme Survival Challenge island goes live on December 13 at 9 AM EST, so will a set of quests. After completing both challenges, you will unlock the MrBeast Gaming spray and Survival Games loading screen. These score-based challenges are available until January 4 at 6:59 PM EST. 
That covers everything included in the Fortnite x MrBeast blog post!
Stay tuned to for more Fortnite news and updates!
Matthew "MJP" Pryor
Matthew "MJP" Pryor
Editor | Twitter @MJP_FN
Matt “MJP” Pryor began following esports in 2008 when Halo 3 was on top of the world. He is now a Fortnite fanatic who has watched the game’s casual and competitive development since the 2019 Fortnite World Cup. Matt plays the game often while reporting on everything from skin collaborations to tournaments and everything in between.