Fortnite Australian Event is going to be held during the Australian Open Tournament on January 26th, 2019. The event is going to have a huge $500,000 prize pool. The Fortnite Australian Open Event is going to be named as Super Smash. Let’s get into the Fortnite Super Smash Event details.
Fortnite Australian Open Super Smash Event $500,000 Prize Pool
The Fortnite Super Smash Event will consist of two tournaments. The first one will be the solo tournament with a prize pool of $400,000. After that, a charity event of $100,000 charity money will be held which will include the content-creators, athletes and other celebrities in the pro-am.
The solo tournament will be done by selecting the top 100 from the 500 people who will register first. They will be going through the qualifiers to be in the Fortnite Australian Open Super Smash Event. The registrations commence from January 9 at the official Australian Open website. As of now, the registrations are open for people in Australia and New Zealand. Age group for the same is 16 years or above. No personal peripherals can be used during the game.
Below is the scoring format for the event. Check it out:
Fortnite Australian Open Summer Smash Event Scoring
- Victory Royale: +3 Points
- 2nd-3rd Place: +2 Points
- 4th-10th Place: +1 Point
- 3-4 Eliminations: +1 Point
- 5-6 Eliminations: +2 Points
- 7+ Eliminations: +3 Points
There will be five qualifiers in total. The top 20 players from each qualifier will make it to the Super Smash Event. The Grand Finale will be hosted on January 27th, 2019 and will be followed by the charity event.
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