Ripley and the alien xenomorph join Fortnite

The Alien franchise has invaded Fortnite, as both Ripley and the Xenomorph are now available for purchase. Announced by the Fortnite team, Ripley arrives with her Nostromo Crew Outfit variant and the Weyland-Yutani Cat Carrier, which comes complete with Jonesy the Cat.The Xenomorph comes equipped with not only the Xenomorph Tail Back Bling, but also the integrated Xeno Menace Emote.

The Space Gear pack is another purchase addition to the Alien universe, and includes the P-500 Power Loader Arm Pickaxe, the Cheyenne Dropship Glider, and a new emote that is “breaking onto the scene.”

Ripley and Xenomorph follow the Fortnite addition of Chun-Li and Ryu from Street Fighter and the crossover with Tron.

This news also comes days after Epic Games announced that any player who purchased their loot boxes called Loot Llamas in Fortnite: Save the World mode will receive 1,000 free V-Bucks following a class action settlement.

For more information on Fortnite, check out where you can find each Surface Hub so you can scan all the servers and other crossovers, including Flash, The Terminator, and Sarah Connor.

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Adam Bankhurst is a news writer for IGN. You can follow him on Twitter @AdamBankhurst and on Twitch.

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