A Lethal Company x Fortnite collaboration has leaked!

The viral indie survival horror game Lethal Company is coming to Fortnite. Following the release of Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 3, leakers have uncovered an unexpected collaboration with Lethal Company that brings "The Employee" character and an Emote to the game. Although the game is still in early access, its impact as a viral sensation has drawn interest from Epic Games. Here's what we know about this crossover.

Lethal Company to invade Fortnite with "The Employee"

Fortnite leaker HYPEX was the first to report the Lethal Company x Fortnite collaboration during the Chapter 5 Season 3 downtime. The image he posted indicates Lethal Company's "The Employee" character will become a Fortnite skin alongside a pair of oxygen tanks and a stop sign. Fellow leaker ShiinaBR followed this news with a "Company Jig" Emote from Lethal Company.

Although the release date of this collaboration is unclear, it is for sure happening, and most likely in Fortnite Chapter 5 Season 3.

What is this collaboration all about?

Lethal Company is an indie game that launched in October 2023 and quickly became a viral hit. Content creators and players alike flocked to the game to experience what players enjoyed so much about it. Sure enough, the game's objective-based gameplay, proximity chat, and emphasis on collaboration make it fun for up to four players to enjoy.

Created by solo indie developer Zeekerss, Lethal Company has grossed a reported $93.8M and remains one of the more popular games, averaging over 10,000 active players. Zeekerss reacted to the influx of Lethal Company x Fortnite news, posting a meme that is all too familiar to internet-goers.

Apart from the leaks, it's unclear when the Lethal Company crossover will be available. However, we expect to hear more as Chapter 5 Season 3 continues.

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