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Fortnite World Cup NYC Tournament Date – $30 Million in Prizes

Introducing the Fortnite World Cup!  From April 13th to June 16th, players will compete to qualify for the event and their chance at $30 million.

The tournament will take place in New York City July 26th-28th. More information about the event can be found in the video above, and outlined below!

APRIL 13 – JUNE 16
$1 MILLION PRIZE POOL EACH WEEK!
Play in 10 weekly online tournaments for a chance to win cash prizes and qualify for the Fortnite World Cup Finals.

JULY 26 – 28
$30 MILLION PRIZE POOL UP FOR GRABS!
Catch all of the action as top players battle it out to be crowned Fortnite World Cup Champion.


Weekly online tournaments start in-game on April 13, where eligible players in each server region will compete to qualify for the Fortnite World Cup Finals on their supported platform of choice. Jump in each week for your chance to win part of a $1,000,000 prize pool with cash prizes distributed broadly.

Each Online Open occurs over two rounds of play during the weekend, with each server region having their own tournament: North America – East, North America – West, Europe, Asia, Brazil, and Oceana.

ONLINE OPEN SEMI-FINALS (SATURDAYS)

  • 3 Hour Session. See ‘Schedule’ for specific times in each server region.
  • 10 Match Limit.
  • Scoring based on placement and eliminations.
  • Top 3,000 players will advance to the Online Open Finals on Sunday.
  • Players may only participate in one Online Open server region.

ONLINE OPEN FINALS (SUNDAYS)

  • Points scored during Online Open Semi-Finals on Saturday do not transfer to Online Open Finals on Sunday.
  • 3 Hour Session. See ‘Schedule’ for specific times in each server region.
  • 10 Match Limit.
  • The top ranked players globally will receive cash prizes from a $1,000,000 prize pool. Prize payout tiers to be confirmed. Winning players will be required to provide additional information to process payments.
  • The highest ranked players in each server region will advance to the Fortnite World Cup Finals as outlined below.
World Cup Finals Qualification Solo Spots
SOLOServer Region
WeekEuropeNA EastNA WestAsiaBrazilOceania
Week 1862111
Week 3862221
Week 5862111
Week 7862221
Week 9862111
World Cup Finals Qualification Duos Team Spots
DUOSServer Region
WeekEuropeNA EastNA WestAsiaBrazilOceania
Week 2431111
Week 4431000
Week 6431111
Week 8431000
Week 10431111

To qualify in Duos competitions for cash prizes and the Fortnite World Cup Finals, players can only pair with one Duo partner during each weekend of Online Open tournaments. However, players can switch Duos partners from week to week. Duos partners that qualify for the Fortnite World Cup Finals cannot be switched for substitute players.

Matchmaking during both rounds is based off of current points within the tournament, and all players are matchmade together regardless of input device or platform.

ALL RULES CAN BE FOUND HERE!

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