Epic Games recently revealed their plans for Fortnite Competitive in 2021, including a new tournament series for Season 5, called Bragging Rights.
If you want to get your feet wet in competitive Fortnite, the Bragging Rights tournament might just be the perfect place, and it will take place most Fridays throughout Season 5. Here's what you need to know about the Fortnite Bragging Rights tournament series, including the schedule, how to join, format and what you can win.
Fortnite Bragging Rights: How to join
Unlike the Cash Cups, the Fortnite Bragging Rights tournament series is open to all participants, no matter your skill level.
To join, you simply need to log into Fortnite, head to the "Competitive" tab, and join with your team. All players on a team must be on the same platform.
Follow the schedule in the next section so when you join, you can be online when the Bragging Rights tournament kicks off.
Fortnite Bragging Rights schedule: Dates and times
At the time of writing, Epic Games have revealed all the Fortnite Bragging Rights dates for January 2021.
The Fortnite Bragging Rights schedule is:
- Tournament 1: 8th January 2021
- Tournament 2: 15th January 2021
- Tournament 3: 22nd January 2021
- Tournament 4: 29th January 2021
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Expect more Bragging Rights tournaments until the completion of Fortnite Season 5, which is scheduled to end on 15th March, ushering in Season 6.
According to the in-game timer, the Fortnite Bragging Rights tournaments will kick off at 16:00 GMT on each of the days, and run for roughly three hours.
Fortnite Bragging Rights prizes
Unlike Cash Cups, the Fortnite Bragging Rights tournaments don't have cash prizes. However, fame is a prize in itself.
Winners on each platform will get a "special shoutout" from the official Fortnite Competitive Twitter handle.
Fortnite Bragging Rights format and scoring
The Fortnite Bragging Rights tournament will feature a Trios format. This will be a platform-based tournament, meaning you will need two others on your team from the same platform.
It is open to all platforms and features a scoring system similar to what we've seen in the past.
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Good luck to all those who plan to enter the Fortnite Bragging Rights tournaments, with a shot at a special shoutout from Fortnite Competitive.
- Read more: Fortnite Season 5 Competitive: FNCS start date, Bragging Rights, LTM and Cash Cups announced
It could just be the perfect way to start making a name for yourself in the ever-popular Battle Royale.