The Fortnite World Cup is nearly right here with the primary occasions beginning on Saturday, April 13th. The hype across the occasion is wild, however some foreseen issues might plague the occasion.
The Fortnite World Cup has been getting puffed up by Epic Video games for fairly some time now. They lately launched the schedules for the occasions after which got here out with extra data for the Finals in New York Metropolis.
The very first occasion is about to start on Saturday, April 13th. This would be the first of 10 occasions main as much as the Fortnite World Cup Finals in July.
Fortnite World Cup Solos Occasion – April 13th-14th
The First FWC Occasions begin on Saturday, April 13th and run by way of to the 14th
The primary Fortnite World Cup occasion will probably be a Solos occasion. It’s each participant for themselves. Every FWC occasion is performed on-line and can characteristic region-locking.
Area-lock signifies that every participant can solely play in a single area. Nobody may have multiple probability to win all of it.
The primary FWC Solos occasion will probably be performed in SIX completely different areas, the beginning occasions for the occasions are under. These occasions apply for each Saturday and Sunday.
Europe – 4PM – 7PM GMTNA West – 4PM – 7PM PSTNA East – 4PM – 7PM ESTBrazil – 4PM – 7PM BRTOCE – 4PM – 7PM AETASIA – 4PM – 7PM JST
FWC Solos Codecs & Guidelines
Let’s go over the format and guidelines for the occasion. It’s essential to know what the target of the gamers is because it’ll make viewing extra partaking.
Entry into the April 13th Solos Semi-Finals Occasion
With a view to enter the competitors on April 13th, gamers should attain Champion League rating in Area Mode for Solos.
Semi-Finals Format & Guidelines
Gamers who’re eligible to enter may have the above Three-hour window to earn as many factors as potential within the occasion. Gamers will probably be restricted to a most of 10 matches.
The High 3000 gamers from every area will transfer on to the Finals on Sunday, April 14th.
The scoring for placement and eliminations is as follows:
Victory Royale: 10 points2nd-Fifth place: 7 points6th-15th place: 5 factors16h-25th place: Three pointsElimination: 1 level
You could find the full FWC rulebook, offered by Epic Video games, at this hyperlink.
Finals Format & Guidelines
All factors within the first spherical (Semi-Finals) are cleared and all gamers (High 3000 per area) will start the Finals on Sunday with zero factors.
The Finals will probably be performed with the similar guidelines and format because the Semi-Finals.
The highest-ranking gamers from every area will obtain money prizes from the $1,000,000 prize pool for the weekend. The placements and cash quantities haven’t been confirmed at the moment.
The very best ranked gamers from every area, on the finish of all 5 Solos occasions, will transfer onto the Fortnite World Cup Finals in New York Metropolis.
Epic Video games launched a chart which maps out the spots accessible to the Finals per area.
The place to Watch
Epic Video games has not launched any details about an official stream for the Fortnite World Cup Semi-Finals/Finals. We’ll replace the article with the stream hyperlink if/after they launch extra broadcast data.
You may, nonetheless, watch the occasion on the streams of many well-liked skilled Fortnite gamers. Although, because of stream-sniping, all of them will probably be utilizing heavy delays on their streams (20 minutes to an hour). Some have even declared that they won’t stream the occasions in any respect simply to be protected.