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Epic Games to Provide $100 Million USD in 'Fortnite' eSports Prize Money

One year ago   |   By Hypebeast

Epic Games has announced the first year of competitive play for its hit Fortnite title will provide a $100 million USD prize pool, effectively making it one of esports highest paid cash prizes. Although it's currently unknown if the Fortnite tournament will be scattered throughout the globe or a giant spectacle to take place in one giant circuit, the official competitions are slated to begin later this year.
According to a video game tournament prize pool tracker , the highly popular Dota 2 has only paid out slightly more than Fortnite 's initial prize offering since 2013, offering a total...
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Epic Games Offering $100 Million in Prizes to ‘Fortnite' Esports Players

Epic Games Offering $100 Million in Prizes to ‘Fortnite' Esports Players

One year ago   |   By Variety

Epic Games will be providing $100 million to tournament prize pools for “Fortnite's” first year of competitive play, which it calls the 2018 - 2019 season, it announced in a blog post on Monday. “Since the launch of ‘Fortnite Battle Royale,' we've watched the passion for community competition grow and can't wait to empower you...
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