Fortnite 'Summer Skirmish' Week Five $500K Tournament (Day One) Format, Standings, and Streams - ft. Ninja, Myth, Tfue, and More! - Dexerto
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Fortnite ‘Summer Skirmish’ Week Five $500K Tournament (Day One) Format, Standings, and Streams – ft. Ninja, Myth, Tfue, and More!

Published: 9/Aug/2018 21:19 Updated: 10/Aug/2018 23:26

by Albert Petrosyan

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Epic Games’ Summer Skirmish Fortnite competitive series has returned for its fifth week, featuring a Duos format called ‘King Pin.’

As per usual, this week’s competition will be divided into two regional tournaments, both of which will feature close to $500K in total prizes. The NA tournament will be played on August 10 at 2 PM PT / 5 PM ET / 2100 BST.

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. 

Last week’s winner ‘NotVivid’ will be returning to defend his Summer Skirmish title as he has teamed up with Team Liquid pro player ‘Poach.’

‘Reverse2K,’ who finished in third place last week while also claiming the $50K bonus for having the most kills, will also be playing in this week’s competition and has teamed up with ‘Ninja.’

Here is the full list of competitors for the Friday portion of the Week Five competition:

Invited By Epic Games

Showdown High Performers


The scoring for the King Pin Duos tournament format puts an emphasis on eliminations, with Victory Royales and high kill games offering additional point boosts.

The team with the most points at the end of eight matches wins. Eliminations earn players points towards placement at the end of the event. Earning a Victory Royale will provide a team with a 3x Elimination bonus in the next match.

Elimination: +1 Point
Victory Royale: 3x Elimination Bonus Next Match
7+ Eliminations: 2x Elimination Bonus Next Match

* These multipliers do not stack and only last for the next game. For example, an 8 elimination game with a victory royale would only grant a x3 multiplier to points for next game, not a x5 multiplier for next game.

Here is the breakdown for how the prize money will be divided among the top 20 finalists.

The links to the live-standings and main event page can be found below, and will be updated periodically by Epic Games as the tournament progresses.

Summer Skirmish Week 5 Tournament Full Standings (Day One)

Summer Skirmish Week 5 Tournament Main Event Page

Streams

Week Five of the Summer Skirmish will be live-streamed by Fortnite as well as the various streamers who will be competing. The guest caster for this week’s event will be popular YouTuber ‘Nick Eh 30.’

We will include some of the participants’ channels as the start time of the tournament draws closer.

Watch live video from Fortnite on www.twitch.tvWatch live video from Ninja on www.twitch.tvWatch live video from TSM_Myth on www.twitch.tvWatch live video from CouRageJD on www.twitch.tvWatch live video from TSM_Hamlinz on www.twitch.tvWatch live video from DrLupo on www.twitch.tvWatch live video from HighDistortion on www.twitch.tv

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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

Fortnite Battle Bus
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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.