Epic has just announced their plans for E3 2018 in a blog post over on the Fortnite website. There’s a bunch of exciting stuff coming up, here’s everything you need to know:
E3 2018 takes place in the LA Convention Center and Fortnite can be found at booth 2723 in the South Hall. If you can’t attend, the 100-player celebrity Pro-Am will be streamed on Tuesday, June 12th for everyone to watch.
Fortnite Celebrity Pro-Am
During the event, a 100-player competition composed of 50 pros and 50 celebrities will take place with a $3,000,000 prize pool to be used for charity. Some of the confirmed attendees are as follows:
- Ninja + Marshmello
- Myth + Paul George
- Pokimane + Desiigner
- Markiplier + Joel McHale
- Gotaga + Demetrious Johnson
…with more pairs to be announced over the next couple of weaks leading up to E3.
This will be streamed live starting at 3:30 PM PST on Tuesday, June 12th. You can tune-in over on Twitch
for a chance to win exclusive swag.
“Tickets for the event will be available for purchase via an email link sent to players for $10 located in the LA area. These email invites will be sent in waves until all 3,000 tickets have been sold. If you are lucky enough to snag a ticket, you’ll not only get to watch the Pro-Am live, but you’ll also get an exclusive swag bag and some free bites to eat straight from the Durrr Burger!”
Fortnite Party Royale
An invite-only celebration is being held as a thanks to Fortnite fans, players and partners on the evening of June 12th. There’s a chance to win tickets at the Fortnite booth for those who are 18 years or older.
NOTE: Tickets to the Pro-Am are separate from tickets to Party Royale. These are two separate events with separate invites.
Fortnite E3 Booth
Fortnite can be found on the E3 showfloor in the South Hall of the LA Convention Center at booth #2723 from June 12 – 14. Get hands-on with Fortnite on your favorite platform, win exclusive prizes, and pickup some free snacks along the way. Bring the whole squad, there’s something for everyone.
SOURCE: Epic Games