More information on the $1 million Fortnite Winter Royale Tournament Series has been released by Epic Games.

Originally announced on November 20, the Winter Royale Tournament Series will be the next installation of Fortnite esports events.

More information on Winter Royale has been released by Epic Games on November 21 including the Qualifier, format, rules, and much more.

You can view all the new information below.

WINTER ROYALE QUALIFIER

There will be three qualifying sessions per region, per day during the Winter Royale Qualifier period. The highest score achieved during a single session will be counted and the top performers will be listed on the top scores leaderboard. The top 200 ranked participants for each region will be sent an eligibility survey to determine qualification into the Winter Royale Finals.

As part of our ongoing competitive tests to prepare for the Fortnite World Cup, Winter Royale will use the same game settings as the available Pop-Up Cup.

Players will be scored on the following scoring system:

  • Victory Royale: +3 Points
  • Top 3: +1 Point
  • Top 10: +1 Point

 

  • 7 Eliminations: +1 Point
  • 5 Eliminations: +1 Point
  • 3 Eliminations: +1 Point

A total of 5 points per game can be earned by placement.
A total of 3 points per game can be earned by eliminations.

 

ELIGIBILITY:
No purchase necessary.
To be eligible for the Winter Royale Finals Event, you (“Participant”) must:

  • be 16 or older;
  • be a valid Fortnite licensee under the Fortnite End User License Agreement (“EULA”) (https://www.epicgames.com/fortnite/eula);
  • complete an eligibility survey and be invited by Epic (or an invitee of Epic) to participate in the Event;
  • agree to be bound by, and comply with, the Fortnite Code of Conduct (as updated, revised, changed, or modified from time to time by Epic, the “Code”).

The Event is open to invited Participants worldwide, but is void wherever restricted or prohibited by law.

Employees, officers, directors, agents, representatives of Epic (including the legal, promotion, and advertising agencies of Epic) and their immediate family members (defined as spouse, mother, father, sisters, brothers, sons, daughters, uncles, aunts, nephews, nieces, grandparents and in-laws, regardless of where they live) and those living in their household (whether or not related), and each person or entity connected with the production or administration of the Event, and each parent company, affiliate, subsidiary, agent and representative of Epic are not eligible.

Epic reserves the right to disqualify any Participant in its sole discretion for any reason, including without limitation if Epic determines Participant is cheating, hacking, harassing, using abusive or offensive language, colluding, account sharing, teaming, sabotaging, spamming, engaging in social engineering, scamming, or otherwise violating the Fortnite EULA or the Code.

 

$1,000,000 TOTAL PRIZES

$500,000 WILL BE AVAILABLE IN THE WINTER ROYALE FINALS FOR NORTH AMERICA.

$500,000 WILL BE AVAILABLE IN THE WINTER ROYALE FINALS FOR EUROPE.