Fortnite 7-inch Action Figures from McFarlane Toys : checklist database of releases
- Green Glow Skull Trooper
- Beastmode Jackal
2019 Deluxe Sets
- Battle Glider (Default)
- Battle Glider (Mako)
2019 Deluxe 11 inch
2020 Deluxe 11 inch
In July 2018, McFarlane Toys team announced a licencing partnership with Epic Games, developers of the phenomenally successful Fortnite video game to produce Fortnite Action Figures. The line is a made up of 7 inch scale action figures, recreating the most popular skins from the game. Each figure includes game appropriate accessories and is packed in a collectors window box. The first wave was released in Autumn 2018 and include Cuddle Team Leader, Skull Trooper, Raptor and Black Knight.
About McFarlane : McFarlane Toys, a subsidiary of Todd McFarlane Productions, is a company founded by comics creator Todd McFarlane which makes highly detailed model figurines of characters from movies, comics, popular music, video games and various sporting genres.
About Fortnite : Fortnite is an online video game first released in 2017 and developed by Epic Games. It is available as separate software packages having different game modes that otherwise share the same general gameplay and game engine. The game modes include Fortnite: Save the World, a cooperative shooter-survival game for up to four players to fight off zombie-like creatures and defend objects with fortifications they can build, Fortnite Battle Royale, a free-to-play battle royale game where up to 100 players fight to be the last person standing, and Fortnite Creative, where players are given complete freedom to create worlds and battle arenas. The first two game modes were released in 2017 as early access titles and Creative was released on December 6, 2018. Save the World is available only for Windows, macOS, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One, while Battle Royale has been released for those platforms in addition for Nintendo Switch, iOS and Android devices.
While the first two games have been successful for Epic Games, Fortnite Battle Royale became a resounding success, drawing in more than 125 million players in less than a year and earning hundreds of millions of dollars per month, and since has been a cultural phenomenon.