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Fortnite Offering $8 Million In Big Esports Event

7 monthes ago   |   By GameSpot

Recently, Epic Games announced that it will offer $100 million in prize pool money for Fortnite competitive tournaments in 2018 and 2019, and now we've learned where some of that will go. The company has announced the "Summer Skirmish" series, which is an eight-week run of events where people will compete for a share of $8 million in prize money. This series kicks off this weekend with a $250,000 Duos competition. The specifics are not immediately clear, but Epic said "community creators" and regular Fortnite players who have "demonstrated their competitive prowess" will be invited to...
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Fortnite is offering up $8 million in prize money in its first ever Summer Skirmish

Fortnite is offering up $8 million in prize money in its first ever Summer Skirmish

7 monthes ago   |   By Pocket Gamer

While there have been murmurings of Fortnite esports in past weeks, Epic Games has gone on the record today to announce the game's first competitive series. The Summer Skirmish series is an 8-week event that will dole out a total of $8,000,000 in prize money.
The festivities kick off this weekend in a Duos competition promising $250,000 in prizes. Participants have already been selected from “community creators” and players who've made a splash in competition, but Epic Games promises more information on how others will be able to qualify. Epic is planning to keep players on their toes...
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The next big 'Fortnite' eSports event is an $8 million, 8-week tourney

The next big 'Fortnite' eSports event is an $8 million, 8-week tourney

7 monthes ago   |   By Engadget

Epic's Fortnite eSports initiatives are continuing beyond the recent Pro-Am charity tournament. The studio has unveiled a Summer Skirmish series that will hand out $8 million in prizes across eight weeks' worth of competitions, starting with a $250,...
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