Fortnite: Esports Tournaments To Be Funded With $100 Million

Why have we been covering Fortnite Mobile since its release on a website dedicated for Mobile eSports? You may ask. It was only a matter of time when this Battle Royale title would take its place in this industry and the time has finally come. In an unbelievable announcement that was just made by Epic Games, tournament prize pools will be provided $100,000,000 in the first year of competitive play. Now try to visualize that number in your mind.

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This is an extreme commitment by Epic Games to their game and their community. With such a funding, the value of eSports as a whole will increase and more teams and players will focus their time and energy on this game, a wise investment on Epic Games’ part.

Finally, we don’t see why mobile gamers won’t be part of these competitions, it should include all platforms. Stay tuned with our website for more news on Mobile eSports in Fortnite.