Microsoft's Purple 'Fortnite' Themed Xbox One S Has a Release Date (UPDATE)

A new ‘Fortnite’ skin will be included in the bundle.

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UPDATE: Microsoft has confirmed their purple Fortnite-inspired Xbox One S, it’s bundled content, as well as its release date of June 7 for $299 USD. The console alongside the bundle will be offered for $50 USD during launch as part of E3’s celebration.

Original Story May 25, 2019: Leaked images (seen below) have surfaced showcasing a special edition Xbox One S inspired by Epic Games’ Fortnite and the new content bundled alongside it. The “Gradient Purple” covers the entire Xbox One S design with an accompanied controller that matches.

The content bundled alongside the game includes a new “Dark Vertex” skin and 2000 V-Bucks. It is also speculated that it’ll come with a month of Xbox Live Gold, EA Access, and Xbox Game Pass. While there’s no official word from Microsoft on when the console will release, it’ll be 1TB with a Blu-Ray optical drive.

According to the leaks, the console is expected to be available “within he next few days and weeks” for $299 USD.

In other gaming news, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare is getting rebooted.

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