Board the Battle Bus on October 2 for a shot at the Fortnite PlayStation Cup and a share of the global prize pool. This solo, two-round tournament features six regional prize pools* exclusively on PS4 and PS5 consoles. Land at your favorite map location, then outlast or eliminate other participants for points.
Head over to the Fortnite in-game Compete Tab to get the drop on the competition. There’s a grand prize waiting for first place on the Victory Royale screen, while many of the top ranked players will still glide away with their own cash prize.
The round 1 tournament times for each region are listed below and can be found in-game under the Compete Tab:
- 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
Prizes and Format
This free event features the same rules and scoring system as most Solo Fortnite competitions. Every player regardless of their rank, stats, or cosmetics starts with zero points. Round 1 is an open competition where you’ll have three hours to play a maximum of 10 games and earn as many points as you can. Each elimination is worth one point, while higher placements offer more.
The top 100 players with the most points across all round one matches will advance to their region’s final round. Round 2 consists of six total matches and doubles the value of eliminations. Outscore the competition to take home one of the following prizes:
North America East, North America West, Europe, Brazil
OCE, Middle East, Asia
For a full breakdown of the Fortnite PlayStation Cup, please read the official Fortnite PlayStation Cup Rules
How to Enter
The Fortnite PlayStation Cup is free to enter. Simply download Fortnite on your PS4 or PS5 console, enable two-factor authentication for your Epic Account, and reach level 30. You can then join the tournament in-game under the Compete Tab.**
Practice your rotations, builds, and aim for the best shot at Victory Royale. Sign-up for the Fortnite PlayStation Cup by October 2 to take aim at the competition and the grand prize.
The Fortnite PlayStation Cup point format allows players to excel no matter how they prefer to play. Go on the offensive and score points through eliminations or take a more defensive approach to gain more points at the end of every round. Here’s the full point breakdown:
Victory Royale: 30 points
2nd: 25 points
3rd: 22 points
4th: 20 points
5th: 19 points
6th: 17 points
7th: 16 points
8th: 15 points
9th: 14 points
10th: 13 points
11th – 15th: 11 points
16th – 20th: 9 points
21st – 25th: 7 points
26th – 30th: 5 points
31st – 35th: 4 points
36th – 40th: 3 points
41st – 50th: 2 points
51st – 75th: 1 point
Each Elimination: 1 point
(Round 2 Eliminations are worth 2 points)
Good luck, competitors and aspiring champions!
*The Event in all parts is open to players from across the world, except as otherwise provided in this Section. The Event is not open to individuals wherever restricted or prohibited by applicable law or in any country where participation is prohibited by U.S. law. Without limitation of the foregoing, the Event is not open to individuals in the Crimea region, Cuba, Iran, Iraq, Japan, North Korea, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, and Turkey.
**Players must be at least 13 years old (or such other age, if greater, as may be required in such player’s country of residence) to participate. If a player is under 18 years of age or the age of majority as defined in such player’s country of residence (a “Minor”), such player must have permission from a parent or legal guardian in order to participate in the Event.[This article originally appeared on PlayStation Blog]