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Rumor: Fortnite files contain “SquidKid” references

Posted on September 6, 2019 by (@NE_Brian) in Rumors, Switch eShop

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Fortnite dataminer HYPEX has apparently uncovered some interesting information from the game’s files. A skin and backbling have been found, along with references to “SquidKid”.

The full file names are as follows:


The first thoughts fans are having is that Fortnite could be teaming up with Splatoon in some fashion. Squidkid is a well-known term in Nintendo’s franchises that has ties to the Inklings.

Of course, this is far from a confirmation of any sort of crossover. These files could be innocuous references, or may involve something else completely separate from Splatoon.


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