WHAT do you get when you take high fashion apparel brand, Balenciaga, and mix it with high action battle royale phenomenon, Fortnite? Well, you get a fashionable collaboration that will burn a hole through many a gamers pockets. Balenciaga have launched a limited-run apparel line inspired by Fortnite, particularly its popular point-of-interest Retail Row.
The line features hoodies, caps, jackets, tees, sweaters and shirts featuring the Fortnite Balenciaga branding as well as “Retail Row” in multiple languages. But before you go racing to their online store, these limited edition items come with a hefty price tag. Starting at $550, hats are the most affordable purchase .However, these have surprisingly sold out already. But if you’re in the market for a jacket, there’s still plenty of chances to get one. Mainly because they’re the most expensive piece at $1,800.
While many may not be able to justify paying this much for a physical piece of apparel, Fortnite fans can still get their hands on Balenciaga for much cheaper. Balenciaga outfits, Back Bling and more are now available in the Item Shop from now through until September 28. Players can also showcase their high fashion looks with the community via a living lookbook. The Balenciaga store tab will be updated through out the week and showcase players wearing their best Balenciaga.