Epic Games have been teasing the FNCS All-Star Showdown for a long time now, but we finally know all the juicy details. The Fortnite competitive team explained everything in their latest blog post.
The event pits some of your favorite pros against each other in a series of skills tests, a special 3 vs 3 game mode, and finally culminates in a high-stakes Battle Royales Solos tournament. All of the action will be broadcast live on Twitch, where fans can secure exclusive cosmetic loot drops.
Many of the best players in the world have already been invited to take part, however there’s still a few spaces left. Here’s how to earn your spot in the FNCS All-Star Solo Championship…
Solo All-Star Play In
If you weren’t lucky enough to receive an invite, this is your chance to participate. The Solo All-Star Play In provides an open qualification route straight into that Championship lobby.
The Play In occurs across four rounds, running from June 18-20. You’ll need to be in Champion division in Arena to enter, and there’s just ten places up for grabs in each region.
That’s right, nobody said it would be easy! Check the format below to see how to progress through the four stages.
-Open to all eligible Champion League Players
-Europe, NAE, NAW, and Brazil – Top 2000 players in each Region from Round 1
-Asia, OCE, and Middle East – Top 1000 Players in each Region from Round 1
-Europe and NAE – Top 600 players in each Region from Round 2
-NAW and Brazil – Top 500 players in each Region from Round 2
-Asia, OCE, & Middle East – Top 350 players in each Region from
-Top 100 players in each Region from Round 3
FNCS All-Star Solo Championship
-Top 10 players in each Region from Round 4
Victory Royale: 30 points
2nd: 25 points
3rd: 22 points
4th: 20 points
5th: 19 points
6th: 17 points
7th: 16 points
8th: 15 points
9th: 14 points
10th: 13 points
11th – 15th: 11 points
16th – 20th: 9 points
21st – 25th: 7 points
26th – 30th: 5 points
31st – 35th: 4 points
36th – 40th: 3 points
41st – 50th: 2 points
51st – 75th: 1 point
Each Elimination: 1 point (2 points in Round 4)
Head over to our FNCS S17 Play In leaderboards to see the exact start times for all four rounds in your region and to track your performance once the event begins.
Learn more about the different skill games, broadcast schedule and view a full list of qualified players in Epic’s “FNCS ALL-STAR SHOWDOWN DETAILS” article. Good luck!