The popular Epic Games battle royale video game Fortnite is set to host a movie night that will feature the films of Tenet director Christopher Nolan.
Christopher Nolan’s Tenet has featured a few interesting promotional tie-ins with the Epic Games video game. Last month, the film debuted its second trailer on Fortnite and the cross-promotion will continue in an interesting way. Specifically, the video game will now be hosting a marathon movie marathon featuring three of the director’s major films.
The films will be shown on Fortnite‘s Party Royal mode which was also where Tenet‘s second trailer debuted. The films that will be featured will be Christopher Nolan’s first Batman film, Batman Begins, the magic-based film, The Prestige, and Inception. Screenings for these films are set to begin on Friday, June 26 at 8:00 AM, eastern time.
What do you all make of these screenings? Will you be watching any of these Christopher Nolan films through Epic Games’ Fortnite? Let us know what you think in the comments below!
Here’s the official synopsis for Tenet:
“John David Washington is the new Protagonist in Christopher Nolan’s original sci-fi action spectacle “Tenet.” Armed with only one word—Tenet—and fighting for the survival of the entire world, the Protagonist journeys through a twilight world of international espionage on a mission that will unfold in something beyond real time. Not time travel. Inversion.”
Written and directed by Christopher Nolan, Tenet stars John David Washington, Robert Pattinson, Elizabeth Debicki, Dimple Kapadia, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Clémence Poésy, Michael Caine, Kenneth Branagh, and Himesh Patel. Christopher Nolan also serves as a producer alongside his wife Emma Thomas, with Thomas Hayslip on board as an executive producer.
Tenet is currently set to be released on July 31st, 2020. Stay tuned for all the latest news on Christopher Nolan’s Tenet and it’s future tie ins to the Epic Games video game and be sure to subscribe to Heroic Hollywood’s YouTube channel for more exclusive video content!
Source: Epic Games