Epic Games recently announced new competitive events in Fortnite that reward players with social shoutouts from @FNCompetitive each week.
The Friday Nite Bragging Rights will begin on January 9th, and according to Epic Games, it would be a weekly tournament in Fortnite. Players participating in the weekly event will get matched against opponents according to "platform grouping."
The Friday Nite Bragging Rights event is a strict trio event, which means players can only participate with a team of three.
The scoring system for the Friday Nite Bragging Rights tournament is:
- Victory Royale: 25 Points
- 2nd: 20 Points
- 3rd: 16 Points
- 4th: 14 Points
- 5th: 13 Points
- 6th: 12 Points
- 7th: 11 Points
- 8th: 10 Points
- 9th: 9 Points
- 10th: 8 Points
- 11th: 7 Points
- 12th: 6 Points
- 13th: 5 Points
- 14th 4 Points
- 15th: 3 Points
- 16th: 2 Points
- 17th: 1 Point
- Each Elimination: 1 Point
Here's everything to know about this competitive event in Fortnite.
Friday Nite Bragging Rights in Fortnite
The inaugural Friday Nite Bragging Right tournament is all set to begin today, i.e., January 9th. Fortnite Competitive's Twitter account confirmed the same. The event will be held every Friday until March 12th for all regions.
Like the name suggests, winners will receive a shoutout from the official Fortnite Competitive Twitter handle. All the other official rules for the tournament can be found here. Additionally, the schedule for upcoming Bragging Rights events on Fortnite is updated here.
The Fortnite Bragging Rights tournament series, unlike Cash Cups, is open for all, irrespective of the skill level. To participate in the tournament, gamers need to log into the game, head to the "Competitive" tab, and join with their teams. All the teammates must be on the same platform.
It is safe to say that a free-to-join competitive tournament will give the players something to cheer about every week. Additionally, winning would mean that the teams' players receive social media shoutouts to brag about.
Despite being greeted with joy by the community, it remains to be seen how the Friday Nite Bragging Rights event performs in the long run. Given that Fortnite is famous for its gigantic collaborations, the tournament could witness certain modifications.
Until that happens, Friday Nite Bragging Rights might just become a trendy weekly event for the Fortnite community.Published 09 Jan 2021, 15:39 IST