Fortnite Fall Skirmish Tournament Announced With $10Million Prize Money
Epic Games has announced it’s biggest Fortnite Tournament till date with a whopping prize money of $10 Million named as Fall Skirmish Tournament. The last major Fortnite tournament was Summer Skirmish where more than 500 Fortnite players won cash prizes. And Epic is planning to reward more to the players this time with competition between more players from all around the world.
It’s a six-week tournament which will start on 22 September and it will end on 26 October at Twitchcon gaming conference in California.
“The new approach for Fall Skirmish will include both Competitive and Entertainment play formats. We’re looking to incorporate some of these new formats into our large-scale events in 2019,” Epic Games said in a blog post.
“During Fall Skirmish, players will proudly represent themed teams and earn points based on their performances in both play formats. Each week will pose new challenges like white-knuckle ATK races, masterful golf outings, mini-games, and of course high skill competition every weekend.”
The previous tournament was an Eight Week tournament but this one is going to be a six-week series and with a larger pool of prize so players are going to get win more during this tournament. The format for Fall Skirmish Tournament will be revealed next week before the start of Season 6 of Fortnite.
“You’ll have plenty of opportunities beyond Fall Skirmish to win prizes,” the blog post concluded.
“Showdown Royale kicks off near the beginning of October which gives an in-game tournament system where our entire community will have an opportunity to compete and earn prizes in future competitive events.”