Fortnite Celebrity Pro-Am Tournament Kicks Off Today
With the E3 conference in full swing, you might be wondering what Epic Games has in store for its fans. Well, for those of you who have been living under a rock for the past couple of weeks, let us bring you up to date.
The developers behind Fortnite are not coming out with a new game or a new DLC for the game, however, they are holding a tournament which is unlike any we have seen in the history of professional gaming. We say this because the upcoming Fortnite tournament will not only feature 50 professional players but also 50 celebrities.
Celebrities and professional players are going to team up in teams of two and compete for the prize of $3 million in charity. The tournament titled, Fortnite Celebrity Pro-Am, will kick off Tuesday, June 12, 2018, at 3:30 PM PDT / 6:30 PM EDT / 10:30 PM UTC.
Fortnite Pro-Am Roster
Now that you know the exact details of the upcoming Fortnite event, here is the complete roster of players and celebrities who are going to be competing.
Those of you who are at the conference can attend the tournament in the Banc of California Stadium, Los Angeles. The rest of us can watch the tournament live on the official live stream which will kick off at 3:30 PM PDT on Tuesday, June 12th.
However, there is a silver lining to watching the tournament on the stream as the developers are going to be giving away exclusive swap and other prizes. To learn more about the stream, head on over to the official blog for details on all the streaming mediums available.