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Fortnite Solo Showdown Top Performer ‘IDropz_Bodies’ Wins $500K ‘Summer Skirmish’ Solos Tournament – Recap and Final Placements

Published: 21/Jul/2018 1:33 Updated: 26/Jul/2018 12:07

by Albert Petrosyan

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Fortnite player Michael ‘IDropz_Bodies’ has won the $500K ‘Summer Skirmish’ Week Two Solos tournament, securing the $60,000 first place prize.

He was followed by FaZe Clan team captain Brian ‘Cloak’ Lepore in second and 100 Thieves content creator Nick ‘NICKMERCS’ Kolcheff in third, receiving $48K and $40K respectively. 

Before we recap the tournament, make sure to brush up on the scoring format for this competition:

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

Having been invited by Epic Games due to his strong results in the Fortnite ‘Solo Showdown’ even earlier in the year, Michael took this tournament by fire, coming out of the gate with several dominant performances, including 20+ kill efforts in his first two matches.

His victory was wire-to-wire, as he managed to maintain his early lead all the way to the end, finishing with a whopping 184 points.

FaZe’s Cloak started his climb slowly at first, but strung together several impressive performances to finish with 165 points, good enough for second.

He managed to get a victory in his tenth and final match, which sent console extraordinaire NICKMERCS to third with 159 points, despite impressively winning eight of his ten matches.

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 competition features a variety of content creators, popular pro players, and top performers from previous in-game events. 

This $500K tournament was only the first half of this week’s $1 million ‘Summer Skirmish’ event; the second half is scheduled to be played on July 21 but will feature a different group of competitors.

The final top-20 placements can be seen below, with tiebreakers being decided based on overall eliminations:

The full finalized placement list for all of the players can be found by clicking the link below:

Summer Skirmish Week 2 Tournament Full Final Placements List (Day One)

The full list of Friday’s participants, along with more details about the format, ruleset, and prize pool breakdow, can be found in the link below:

Epic Games’ $1 Million Fortnite ‘Summer Skirmish’ #2 Solos Tournament Day One Format, Live Standings, and Streams – ft. Ninja, Myth, Nadeshot, and More!

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IWNL wins Fortnite Streamer Bowl 2: results & recap

Published: 17/Jan/2021 1:13

by Bill Cooney

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Fortnite hosted it’s Streamer Bowl II on January 16 through Twitch Rivals, and we’ve got the full rundown along with the final top 10 standings from the event.

The Streamer Bowl II cup took place from 4 PM to 7 PM EST on January 16, and featured hundreds of regular players, along with a ton of well-known streamers like Ninja and Bugha to name two of the biggest names.

There were even a few NFL stars in the mix, including Tampa Bay Bucs Wideout Mike Evans, Carolina Panthers Running Back Christian McCaffrey, and Arizona Cardinals Quarterback Kyler Murray to name a few.

It was a tough battle at the top of the bracket, but eventually, a winner was proclaimed, so let’s take a look at who came out as the winner of Streamer Bowl II.

Fortnite Streamer Bowl II results & final standings

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IWNL managed to grab first place after just 9 rounds.

Coming in first with 3 wins out of 9 total matches played, Fortnite esports player IWNL was eventually crowned the champion with 129 points. But, fellow Fortnite comp player Nevify was actually tied with the same amount of points, but fewer average elims, and total matches played at just 8.

Below are the top 10 placements of the Fortnite Streamer Bowl II on Twitch Rivals:

Place Player Points Total Matches (wins) Avg. Elims Avg. Place
1 IWNL 129 9 (3) 5.44 29.00
2 Nevify 129 8 (3) 3.88 13.25
3 DnSpecFN 120 10 (2) 4.60 23.00
4 crazyggs 120 8 (2) 4.38 14.13
5 32wanted 115 10 (2) 4.20 36.60
6 zadic on 90fps 112 10 (2) 4.20 35.90
7 prevalesrr 112 8 (1) 5.00 30.38
8 darbzy 112 8 (1) 4.88 18.13
9 CommittedG 112 9 (1) 4.78 24.11
10 Drizzy 112 10 (1) 4.70 32.20

Fortnite Streamer Bowl II rules

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Participants could only drop into 10 different matches for their total score.

The Rules for Streamer Bowl II were fairly straightforward if you’ve watched or participated in any competitive Fortnite events before. Players had 10 matches to drop into Solos games and attempt to increase their score as much as possible.

Five points were awarded per Victory Royale, with three for reaching the top two and one point from there. Kills also were worth a point each, which was of course the main focus for all of our top 10 finishers.