Fortnite is as famous for its emotes as it is for its addictive gameplay and worldwide popularity. One of the most frequently used emotes is the Fortnite best mates emote. Is there, however, a Fortnite best mates walking emote in the game as is rumored? Find out more on this with our Fortnite best mates walking emote guide.
What is the Fortnite best mates walking emote?
The normal Fortnite best mates emote is one of the most popular moves to bust out during any match though. First patched into the game during Fortnite season 3, the best mates emote was a reward for players who managed to unlock tier 63 from that season’s challenges.
A carbon copy of Marlon Webb’s infamous dance move, as can be seen in this video set to A-Ha’s “Take on Me,” the best mates emote sees your playable character lift their knees up towards their torso one leg at a time. While doing that, your character’s arms are flared out to the side, and swing in and out from the elbow.
Is there a Fortnite best mates walking emote?
There isn’t an official one in the game, but there’s been growing calls, such as this Reddit thread, for one after a leaked animation emerged online. Players had been asking for a walking version of the emote for months, and their dreams could be reality if this Reddit thread is to be believed.
Posted on the Fortnite Reddit on Sunday, January 13, an animated gif shows that there is a Fortnite best mates walking emote animation in the game. Judging by the comments, Fortnite players resoundingly want it added into the game. If Epic is keeping its ears to the ground—and it usually is—it could decide to implement this. We’ll find out if it plans to in due course.