Galaxy Skin is a new exclusive skin of Fortnite Battle Royale to players who own a Samsung smartphone. Only those who pre-order or buy a phone from the Galaxy S10 series after release will be able to unlock the exclusive skin.
The eligible purchases will give players a character skin inspired by the K-pop boy group from YG Entertainment named iKON, the Galaxy skin, and the dance emote Scenario included in their Galaxy S10 purchase. Apparently, the skin is based on single Jung Chanwoo, while the Scenario emote is based on the dance moves that the group created for their songs. Everyone who buys a Samsung Galaxy S10e, Samsung Galaxy S10, or Samsung Galaxy S10+ have to follow a few steps in order to claim their exclusive skin and emote in their Epic Games account.
Please keep in mind that not all purchases of the Galaxy S10 series will let players to unlock these exclusive cosmetic items. Samsung stated the players have to buy from participant retailers if they want to get the items, but it does not specify who these retailers are. Those who buy directly from the Samsung store will clearly receive those cosmetics. Otherwise, it is better for you to check with the store that is selling your device if they are a participant retailer of this promotion. It is believed that the online stores will probably have some indicator that they are participant retailers.
How to unlock the Galaxy skin in Fortnite? The Galaxy skin will be unlockable when the Galaxy S10 phones are released on March 8. As stated before, all the players must be using one of these smartphones to unlock it. They need to download Fortnite on their Samsung S10 device from the official website of Epic Games and launch the game and then sign in usually to the account of Epic Games they want the skin to be in after claiming it.
Can you get Galaxy skin in Fortnite on Galaxy S9 Plus? According to Express UK, Galaxy skin is not exclusive for Samsung Galaxy S10 and some other phones, including Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus are able to be used to unlock the skin. Some other phones that some people believe they can be used to unlock the Galaxy skin include Samsung Galaxy S7, Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge, Samsung Galaxy S8, Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus, Samsung Galaxy S9, Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus, Samsung Galaxy Note 8, Samsung Galaxy Note 9, Samsung Galaxy Tab S3, Samsung Galaxy Tab S4, Google Pixel, Google Pixel XL, Google Pixel 2, Google Pixel 2 XL, Asus ROG Phone, Zenfone 4 Pro, Zenfone 5Z, Zenfone V, Essential PH-1, Huawei Honor 10, Huawei Honor Play, Huawei Mate 10, Huawei Mate 10 Pro, Huawei Mate RS, Huawei Nova 3, Huawei P20, Huawei P20 Pro, Huawei V10, LG G5, LG G6, LG G7, ThinQ, V20, V30, V30 Plus, Nokia 8, OnePlus 5, OnePlus 5T, OnePlus 6, Xiaomi Blackshark, Xiaomi Mi 5, Xiaomi 5S, Xiaomi 5S Plus, Xiaomi 6, Xiaomi 6 Plus, Xiaomi Mi 8, Xiaomi 8 Explorer, Xiaomi 8SE, Xiaomi Mi Mix, Xiaomi Mi Mix 2, Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S, Xiaomi Mi Note 2, and so on.