Sony has officially announced the Fortnite PlayStation Cup only for PS4 and PS5 gamers. These two Fortnite cups are going to start from October 2 with a whopping $113,400 prize pool for each one of them.
Locking in that Victory Royale gets sweeter. Compete for a piece of the $110,000 global prize pool when the Fortnite PlayStation Cup arrives on October 2: https://t.co/7RrmYUwIWF pic.twitter.com/MLEWoCTvCC— PlayStation (@PlayStation) September 29, 2021
Fortnite PlayStation Cup: All you need to know
According to Sony, this cup will have Solo Fortnite competitions’ format instead of any special mode. All the competitors will dive into the battle royale map to compete against each other.
There are indeed a few rules that you should definitely know about. All the players will start with zero points. In the first round, they will play a total of 10 games. In the end, player placement will depend on the point and a player gets a point for each elimination.
PlayStation players get ready! We’re bringing two PlayStation only cups to Fortnite with a $113,400 prize pool for each cup, and it starts on October 2. More info below.— Fortnite Competitive (@FNCompetitive) September 29, 2021
Rules: https://t.co/wXYe8v4jHm pic.twitter.com/9TSyP5ocdE
The top 100 players of every region will qualify for the 2nd round. A total of six games will determine the seven players who will be awarded as the region champions. However, in the 2nd round, each elimination will be rewarded with double points. Players from 1st to 64th place will receive a part of the prize pool.
How to participate in Fortnite PlayStation Cup?
Literally, any PS4 and PS5 player can participate in this tournament. You just have to go to the Compete tab in Fortnite.
Note: A few requirements are there such as enabling 2FA or reaching level 30.
Fortnite PlayStation Cup regions
- North America East: 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM ET
- North America West: 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM PT
- Europe: 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM CET
- Brazil: 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM BRT
- Middle East: 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM GST
- Asia: 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM JST
- Oceania: 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM AET
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