Last week brought the announcement of Fortnite’s Fall Skirmish which begins on Friday, September 21st. Below you can find the Week 1 Format and Information for Fall Skirmish.

Week 1 Schedule

EU – Friday, September 21st

  • Start: 12:00PM Eastern
  • End: 3:00PM Eastern

NA – Friday, September 21st

  • Start: 4:00PM Eastern
  • End: 7:00PM Eastern

Clubs

Week 1 invites are currently rolling out. A significant change from Summer Skirmish is that each player is assigned to 1 of 5 Clubs during Fall Skirmish.

  • Fort Knights
  • Dusty Dogs
  • Rift Raiders
  • Lucky Llamas
  • Bush Bandits

Every week there will be a Competitive Event and Trial Event. All Club members are invited to participate in the Trials, while only selected Club members are allowed to participate in the Competitive event. Winning either event will earn Club points, and the individual winners will be awarded additional prize money.

Prize Pools

At the end of the Fall Skirmish series the Club with the most points will be crowned victor and earn a bonus amount for the entire Club roster.

  • 1st Place – Prize (Club total): $1,500,000, Per Player: $15,000
  • 2nd Place – Prize (Club total): $1,000,000, Per Player: $10,000
  • 3rd Place – Prize (Club total): $750,000, Per Player: $7,500
  • 4th Place – Prize (Club total): $500,000, Per Player: $5,000
  • 5th Place – Prize (Club total): $250,000, Per Player: $2,500

Week 1 Format – Hold The Throne

The Duo with the most points at the end of 6 matches wins. Victory Royales and Eliminations will be scored to determine placement at the end of the event. The top 10 teams at the end of the competition will be awarded.

  • Victory Royale: +3 Points
  • 2nd-3rd Place: +2 Points
  • 4th-5th Place: +1 Point
  • 8+ Eliminations: +3 Points
  • 6-7 Eliminations: +2 Points
  • 4-5 Eliminations: +1 Point
  • Hold the Throne (Most Eliminations in any Match): +2 Points

Only selected (by Epic) club members are allowed to participate in Week 1’s ‘Hold the Throne’.

  • 1st Place – Prize: $67,500, Club Points: 305
  • 2nd Place – Prize: $47,500, Club Points: 215
  • 3rd Place – Prize: $36,250, Club Points: 165
  • 4th Place – Prize: $25,000, Club Points: 115
  • 5th Place – Prize: $20,000, Club Points: 90
  • 6th Place – Prize: $15,000, Club Points: 70
  • 7th Place – Prize: $12,500, Club Points: 55
  • 8th Place – Prize: $10,000, Club Points: 45
  • 9th Place – Prize: $8,750, Club Points: 40
  • 10th Place – Prize: $7,500, Club Points: 35
  • Hold the Throne (Most Eliminations in any Match) – Prize: $50,000

Week 1 Trial – Squad Goals

Members of your Club will assemble into Squads to play matches on the Squad game mode. The top squad with the highest amount of eliminations in a single match from each Club will earn prizes and Club points based on their performance. Open to all Club members.

  • 1st Place – Prize: $45,000, Club Points: 325
  • 1st Place – Prize: $25,000, Club Points: 225
  • 1st Place – Prize: $15,000, Club Points: 180
  • 1st Place – Prize: $10,000, Club Points: 150
  • 1st Place – Prize: $5,000, Club Points: 120