Epic Games announce $10m Fortnite Fall Skirmish

Epic Games has announced the next competitive "season" for Fortnite to follow the Summer Skirmish, appropriately named the Fall Skirmish. The weekly tournaments will span six weeks and feature $10m (£7.6m)...

The Collegiate StarLeague announces $175,000 in schorlarships

The Collegiate StarLeague (CSL) is celebrating its 10th anniversary with $175,000 (£135,000) in scholarship prizes and more games. The CSL started in the spring of 2009 with 25 schools competing in StarCraft: Brood...
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G FUEL now sponsors Team SoloMid’s Fortnite roster

Team SoloMid's Fortnite squad has picked up another sponsor in the shape of energy drink brand G FUEL. This is the second Fortnite-specific sponsor that Team SoloMid has welcomed in the last...

AVGL launches Fortnite collegiate league

The American Video Game League, or AVGL, announced it will be launching the first collegiate Fortnite esports league. To begin, AVGL will host four online pre-season tournaments over the summer before...
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Epic announce $8m Fortnite summer series

While we wait for the events leading to the 2019 Fortnite World Cup, expected to begin this fall, Epic Games announced today it will host a summer series called Summer Skirmish. The eight-week...
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Epic announces the 2019 Fortnite World Cup

In the middle of Fortnite's ProAm event at E3, Epic Games announced esports plans for its booming battle royale game. The Fortnite World Cup will be coming in 2019 as the culmination of...
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Fnatic hosting tryouts for Fortnite roster at E3

Fnatic - a professional esports organisation based in London, United Kingdom - will host tryouts for its competitive Fortnite roster at this year's E3. Taking place on June 12-14th, Fnatic's captain Johan "Ettnix"...
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Team SoloMid’s Fortnite team receives sponsorship from Chipotle

TeamSoloMid's Fortnite roster - who recently moved into a team house together - have announced a brand new partnership with American fast food chain Chipotle. Announcing the news in a humorous video, TSM's...

PUBG Corp sues Fortnite studio for copyright infringement

Last Friday, a representative from PUBG Corporation - developers of widely-popular battle royale shooter PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds - announced they had filed a copyright violation lawsuit against Epic Games’ Fortnite, for its...
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Epic Games will provide $100m in prize pools for first year of Fortnite esports

Epic Games announced today it'll be investing a whopping $100m(£74m) into prize pools for Fortnite Battle Royale esports in the inevitable 2018-2019 season. This is the first we've heard of an...

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The Esports Insider Tour of London – A round-up

The first ESI Tour (#ESITour) went off without a hitch on Friday November 3rd as the team made their way around London donning some sublime...