Epic Games has confirmed that a tournament exclusively for Xbox players on Fortnite Battle Royale will be held soon.
A few days ago, players had accidentally discovered a potential tournament that would run exclusively for Fortnite players on Xbox One with a cash prize of a total of one million dollars.
A Reddit user had posted a photo of where he had found this tournament and it had delighted many Xbox players who would be separated from PC, Mobile, Switch and also PlayStation 4 players.
And this Wednesday, July 17th, this tournament was confirmed via the notes of patch 9.40 of Fortnite :
“New tournament: Xbox Cup (July 20th and 21st), with $1,000,000 cash prize at the end!
- Solo game mode.
- This tournament is open to all players on Xbox One, you do not need to be ranked in a particular division of the Arena.
- Cash prizes will be distributed among all server regions. The rules and details will be published within the week. For exact schedules, go to the Competition tab of the game.
- July 20 – Round 1: all eligible players
- July 21 – Round 2: The 1500 best players of the heat 1″
Source: Epic Games