Naomi Osaka Joins Fortnite Icon Series

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Tennis champion Naomi Osaka is the latest athlete to join the Fortnite Icon series.

Available from Thursday, March 3, 2022, at 7 p.m. ET, Fortnite players can get their hands on a Naomi Osaka cosmetics set, complete with Outfits, Pickaxes, Back Bling, and more. In addition to the cosmetics, players will be able to take part in the Naomi Osaka Cup on Wednesday, March 2.

The Naomi Osaka Cup is a solo tournament where the top-performing players have the chance to earn the cosmetic set ahead of its release in the Item Shop. Any player who earns themselves at least eight points will receive the Forbidden Ace Spray.

Naomi Osaka Joins Fortnite Icon Series

Here's everything included in the Naomi Osaka Set:

  • Naomi Osaka Outfit (+ Court Queen alt Style. )
  • Royale Racket Pickaxe
  • The Queen's Cloudcarriage Glider
  • Dark Priestess Naomi Outfit (+ Neon Priestess alt Style)
  • Portalforger Paddle Pickaxe
  • Cursed Hazeboard Glider
  • Serve Stance Emote

Those looking to take part in the Naomi Osaka Cup can play up to ten Solo Fortnite matches within their region’s three-hour time window. Specific event timing for each region can be found in the Compete tab in-game.

Scoring in the tournament will be as follows:

Match Placement

  • Victory Royale: 30 Points
  • 2nd: 25 Points
  • 3rd: 22 Points
  • 4th: 20 Points
  • 5th: 19 Points
  • 6th: 17 Points
  • 7th: 16 Points
  • 8th: 15 Points
  • 9th: 14 Points
  • 10th: 13 Points
  • 11th - 15th: 11 Points
  • 16th - 20th: 9 Points
  • 21st - 25th: 7 Points
  • 26th - 30th: 5 Points
  • 31st - 35th: 4 Points
  • 36th - 40th: 3 Points
  • 41st - 50th: 2 Points
  • 51st - 75th: 1 Point
  • Each elimination: 1 Point

Players must have 2FA enabled and verified on their Epic account to participate, as well as be at account level 50 or above.