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Epic Games Putting Up $100 Million In Fortnite Prize Money

11 monthes ago   |   By GameInformer

Epic Games, the company behind the Fortnite phenomenon, announced today that it is providing $100 million in esports prizes for the 2018-19 season.
Based on the Epic's statement , the money is going to fund multiple prize pools for competitive play. No details beyond that have been announced, though Epic says they are coming in the weeks ahead.

Our Take
Yeah, $100 million is a lot of money - but if Epic Games' goal is to keep interest in Fortnite sky-high, it could prove to be a very smart investment.
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Fortnite va investir 100 millions de dollars dans les compétitions

Fortnite va investir 100 millions de dollars dans les compétitions

11 monthes ago   |   By Be Geek

Epic Games songe très fortement à rendre son jeu compétitif avec la mise en place de tournois.
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Official 'Fortnite' tournaments will offer $100 million in prizes

Official 'Fortnite' tournaments will offer $100 million in prizes

11 monthes ago   |   By Engadget

When Epic Games revealed its first, albeit limited-time, Fortnite ranked play mode last week, it promised more details on competitive play would arrive soon. We now know a little
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Major fossil study sheds new light on emergence of early animal life 540 million years ago

Major fossil study sheds new light on emergence of early animal life 540 million years ago

11 monthes ago   |   By Phys.org

All the major groups of animals appear in the fossil record for the first time around 540-500 million years ago-an event known as the Cambrian Explosion-but new research from the University of Oxford in collaboration with the University of Lausanne suggests that for most animals this 'explosion' was in fact a more gradual process.
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Epic Games announces $100 million prize pool for upcoming Fortnite season

Epic Games announces $100 million prize pool for upcoming Fortnite season

11 monthes ago   |   By The Next Web

If you can barely stop playing Epic Games' ridiculously successful Fortnite long enough to read this sentence, you might be interested to know the company will soon offer the biggest prize pool in esports history. According to a company blog post: In the 2018 - 2019 season, Epic Games will provide $100,000,000 to fund prize pools for Fortnite competitions. We're getting behind competitive play in a big way, but our approach will be different - we plan to be more inclusive, and focused on the joy of playing and watching the game. Stay tuned for more details about competitive...
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Fortnite just got $100 million in prize pool money to venture into eSports

Fortnite just got $100 million in prize pool money to venture into eSports

11 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Gaming phenomenon Fortnite just received $100 million in prize pool money from Epic Games to fuel its venture into competitive gaming.
The sum is a large one for the world of eSports.
Fortnite, the largest and most popular free-to-play game in the world right now, just got $100 million in prize pool money to venture into eSports.
The investment made by Epic Games, the developer behind Fortnite, means that $100 million will fund the prize pools for Fortnite competitions, which will kick off later this year. As far as competitive gaming goes, that prize pool is a large one. But it makes...
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Epic Games is pumping $100 million into Fortnite esports prize pools

11 monthes ago   |   By N4G

In the latest example of Fortnite innovating the field, the company behind the game, Epic Games, posted on their blog that the company will provide $100,000,000 for Fortnite esports tournament prize pools in the first year of competitive play.
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Epic Games Putting Up $100 Million In Fortnite Prize Money

Epic Games Putting Up $100 Million In Fortnite Prize Money

11 monthes ago   |   By GameInformer

Epic Games, the company behind the Fortnite phenomenon, announced today that it is providing $100 million in esports prizes for the 2018-19 season.
Based on the Epic's statement , the money is going to fund multiple prize pools for competitive play. No details beyond that have been announced, though Epic says they are coming in the weeks ahead.

Our Take
Yeah, $100 million is a lot of money - but if Epic Games' goal is to keep interest in Fortnite sky-high, it could prove to be a very smart investment.
Read more ...

 

Epic Games will give away $100 million in first year of competitive ‘Fortnite'

Epic Games will give away $100 million in first year of competitive ‘Fortnite'

11 monthes ago   |   By Digital Trends

Fortnite developer Epic Games plans to give $100 million to prize pools for competitive Fortnite play in the game's first year. That is nearly the game's revenue in a single month.
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Fortnite Offering $100 Million in Prize Funds for Tournaments in First Year

11 monthes ago   |   By Game Rant

Epic Games confirms that it will be offering $100 million in prize funds for Fortnite Battle Royale esports tournaments during the first year of competitive play.
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Epic Games to drop $100 million on Fortnite esports tournaments - CNET

11 monthes ago   |   By CNET

The company says it's getting behind competitive play in a big way.
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Jetpacks Are Finally Coming To 'Fortnite: Battle Royale'

11 monthes ago   |   By Forbes

Epic Games has officially revealed that jetpacks will be coming to Fortnite soon.
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Fortnite's Massive Prize Pool Just Made It The Biggest Game In Esports

11 monthes ago   |   By Forbes

Fornite: Battle Royale's $100 million prize pool makes it the biggest game in esports, nearly doubling the total prize packages from all games 2017.
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Epic will provide $100 million for Fortnite competition prize pools in its first year

Epic will provide $100 million for Fortnite competition prize pools in its first year

11 monthes ago   |   By The Verge

Epic Games announced today that it will provide $100 million in prize pool money for Fortnite competitions in the first year of competitive play, an eye-popping figure that puts the game at the upper echelon of e-sports with regard to monetary prizes. Official Fortnite competitions are slated to start some time later this year, though little else is known about what shape these tournaments will take.
“In the 2018 - 2019 season, Epic Games will provide $100,000,000 to fund prize pools for Fortnite competitions,” reads a blog post on the developer's website. “We're getting behind competitive...
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