Official Hub of the $3M Fortnite Pro-Am Celebrity Tournament at E3 2018 - Stream, Schedule, Teams, and More! - Dexerto
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Official Hub of the $3M Fortnite Pro-Am Celebrity Tournament at E3 2018 – Stream, Schedule, Teams, and More!

Published: 11/Jun/2018 19:07 Updated: 26/Jul/2018 12:04

by Albert Petrosyan

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This year’s E3 gaming convention will be host to the highly anticipated $3 million Fortnite Pro-Am celebrity tournament, 

The competition, which is set to take place on June 12th, will be the first official Fortnite event officially sponsored, organized, and funded by developer Epic Games.

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The 2v2 tournament will team up 50 of the biggest names in the Fortnite gaming community with 50 well-known celebrities who enjoy playing the game, including a variety of musicians, rappers, athletes and more.

The tournament will have a whopping $3 million prize pool, all of which will go towards various charities of the players’ choices.

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The event’s casting crew is also very much star-studded, featuring longtime esports commentator and host Alex ‘Goldenboy’ Mendez, popular YouTubers Justine ‘ijustine’ Ezarik and Kassie ‘Gloom,’ and well-known Twitch streamer Ben ‘DrLupo’ Lupo.

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Stream

Watch live video from Fortnite on www.twitch.tv

In addition to the Twitch, the competition will also be streamed live on the following platforms:

Competition Format

  • Match One: Solos Warm-Up
  • Match Two: Duos Warm-Up
  • Match Three: $3M Cash Charity Duos Match
  • Prize Pool Breakdown:

Details

  • Date: June 12, 2018
  • Time: 3:30 PM PDT / 6:30 PM EDT / 11:30 PM BST
  • Venue: Banc of California Stadium – Los Angeles, CA
  • Prize Pool: $3 Million – all for charity
  • Casters:
    • Alex ‘Goldenboy’ Mendez
    • Justine ‘ijustine’ Ezarik
    • Kassie ‘Gloom’
    • Ben ‘DrLupo’ Lupo

Teams

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