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Friday Frags: Fortnite $4K GTD Prize Pool!

Friday Frags: Fortnite $4K GTD Prize Pool!

About

  • Come out and compete against the best Las Vegas Fortnite players and make a name for yourself as well as getting connected with the community!

**This is a LIVE event where all games are played on location at HyperX Esports Arena Las Vegas! It will also be streamed LIVE on https://twitch.tv/hyperxesalv!

When

  • Friday, January 25th, 2019

    • 90 Max Players Per Qualifier (subject to change)

    • 180 Max Players (subject to change as more PCs are reserved for tournament use)

      • All Check-In Opens: 12:00 pm

      • Afternoon Qualifier Check-In Closes: 1:45 pm

      • Afternoon Qualifier: 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

      • Evening Qualifier Check-In Closes: 5:00 pm

      • Evening Qualifier: 5:15 pm - 7:45 pm

      • Grand Finals: 8:30 pm

** All pre-registered players are encouraged to complete registration at the venue before check-in closes. Any pre-registered players who do not complete registration before check-in closes will forfeit their reserved seat to players waiting on stand-by.

Where

General Rules

  • Games will primarily be played on PC, consoles are available but very limited; controllers are allowed on PCs and can be loaned on request given availability.

  • If you are invited onstage, you must use the HyperX Esports Arena Las Vegas headsets and use the audio & video settings set by Production.

$4,000 GTD Tournament Format

  • Qualifiers will be played in two timed rounds (75 mins & 60 mins, respectively).

    • All players will compete in both timed rounds.

    • The Top 40 Players from each qualifier will compete in the Grand Finals rounds at 8:30pm.

  • Grand Finals will be played in two timed rounds (60 mins & 60 mins, respectively).

    • 40% of each players' Qualifier scores will carry over into the Grand Finals.

    • All players will compete in both timed rounds.

$4,000 GTD Tournament Rules

  • In each round, players will earn points based on survivability and aggression.

  • Players can queue for as many Solos games as possible in the time period to record their highest score.

  • Only the highest score from each player will count as their score for that round.

  • A player's final score for prize payout eligibility is determined by the following formula:

    • 40% of Total Qualifiers Score + 100% of Grand Finals Scores

$4,000 GTD Tournament Schedule

  • Afternoon Qualifier

    • 1:30pm-1:55pm: Setup & Warm Up

    • 2:00pm-3:15pm: Afternoon Qualifier Round 1

    • 3:30pm-4:30pm: Afternoon Qualifier Round 2

    • 4:30pm-4:45pm: Afternoon Wrap Up & Winners Claim Grand Finals Seating

  • Evening Qualifier

    • 4:45pm-5:10pm: Setup & Warm Up

    • 5:15pm-6:30pm: Evening Qualifier Round 1

    • 6:45pm-7:45pm: Evening Qualifier Round 2

    • 7:45pm-8:00pm: Evening Wrap Up & Winners Claim Grand Finals Seating

  • Grand Finals

    • 8:00pm-8:25pm: Setup & Warm Up

    • 8:30pm-9:30pm: Grand Finals Round 1

    • 9:45pm-10:45pm: Grand Finals Round 2

Buy-In

  • Early Bird Online Registration: $40/player

  • In-Person Registration: $50/player

Prizes

  • The Top 15 Players will share a portion of the $4,000 Guaranteed Prize Pool

    • 1st Place: $1,000

    • 2nd Place: $595

    • 3rd Place: $400

    • 4th Place: $325

    • 5th Place: $275

    • 6th Place: $225

    • 7th Place: $200

    • 8th Place: $160

    • 9th Place: $145

    • 10th-12th Place: $120

    • 13th-15th Place: $105

Taxable Winnings

  • According to NV state & federal law, any single winnings of $600 or above are subject to winner's tax. Any player(s) who win a single payout of $600 or above must fill out a W9, or W8 BEN (for International players), upon signing for the winnings. Players who are 17 and under MUST have a parent or guardian 18+ sign for any winnings at or above $600.

Earlier Event: January 24
Super Thursday