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FNCS C2 Season 8: Schedule, how to watch, prize pool, more

The Fortnite Championship Series is back with C2S8 about to kick off. Here is everything you need to know.
FNCS C2 Season 8: Schedule, how to watch, prize pool, more

FNCS Chapter 2 Season 8 kicks off today with thousands of players hoping they make it to the all-important grand finals.

The season is slightly shorter than usual, with just two qualifiers rather than three; however, there is still plenty for both competitors and viewers to get involved with.

Once again, all the regions are represented, and there are Twitch Drops, with free cosmetics available for those that tune into the official stream.

Whether you are a player or a viewer, here is everything you need to know about FNCS Season 8.

FNCS Chapter 3 Season 8 - Schedule

Each region has a different start time, check out Fortnite's official competitive calendar for a full breakdown.

  • Qualifiers: 15th to 17th October & 22nd to 24th October
  • Semi-finals: 28th and 29th October
  • Finals: 30th and 31st October

Broadcast schedule

Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 8 schedule how to watch
(Picture: Epic Games)

Prize pool

The FNCS Chapter 2 Season 8 features a whopping $3,000,000 prize pool, split across regions as follows:

  • EU - $1,351,200
  • NAE - $635,100
  • BR - $428,175 
  • NAW - $222,300 
  • ASIA - $150,600 
  • ME - $122,250 
  • OCE - $90,450 

How to watch FNCS Chapter 2 Season 8

As usual, all events will be broadcasted live on the official Fortnite Twitch channel.

It can also be found on watch.fortnite and Fortnite's YouTube channel.

Check out our dedicated section for everything Fortnite, from news to leaks, guides, drama and more.

Featured image courtesy of Epic Games.