or breakin or break dance emote [breyk-in]
What does breakin' mean?
Breakin’ is a dance from … you guessed it … Fortnite, but specifically Fortnite Battle Royale.
It costs 800 vbucks in the item shop.
Where does breakin’ come from?
Breakin’ is an emote usually used after a kill in Fortnite Battle Royale … especially if you want to really show off. It was released in February 2018.
Breakin’ is ranked as the 27th best Fortnite Dance and Emote on Ranker … that doesn’t seem great to us.
Examples of breakin’
Who uses breakin’?
Pretty much everyone tries to do breakin’ IRL. Some of you got it …
— Bboy T-lil (@iambboytlil) May 9, 2018
The rest of you: stick with the emote. We’re talking to you Guava Juice …
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