Fortnite: A Tournament Exclusively On Xbox With $1 Million Confirmed


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.
  • Format:
    • July 20 – Round 1: all eligible players
    • July 21 – Round 2: The 1500 best players of the heat 1″

Source: Epic Games