Day one of the second tournament in Epic Games’ ‘Summer Skirmish’ Fortnite competitive series is set to be played on July 20 at 2 PM PT / 5 PM ET / 21:00 BST.
The $1 million tournament will be played over two days, with the second half due to be played on July 21 with a different set of competitors.
The Fortnite Summer Skirmish is an 8-week series of competitions where Epic Games will be awarding a total of $8 million in prize money.
The competitions feature a variety of content creators, popular pro players, and top performers from previous in-game events.
Here are the competitors for the Friday half of the Week Two tournament:
Invited By Epic Games
Showdown High Performers
Due to community feedback from the Duos tournament played on the 14th, Epic have made some significant changes to the format and scoring.
In order to avoid last week’s lag issues, this week’s event will be played on public servers rather than private matches.
Players will queue into 10 solo matches, and the scoring will be based on Victory Royales and Eliminations in each match.
The player with the highest score after 10 Solo matches will be named the winner. Victory Royales and Eliminations in this competition will be scored to determine placement at the end of the event. The top 20 players at the end of the Week 2 Summer Skirmish will be awarded. Scoring is as follows:
Victory Royales: +5 Points
Eliminations: +1 Point
20 or More Eliminations (per game): +10 Points and $10,000
Most Eliminations Overall: Bonus $50,000
The July 20 tournament features a $500K prize pool. Here is the breakdown for how the prize money will be divided among the top 20 players:
The link to the live-standings can be found below, and are updated periodically by tournament admins.
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