Now Fortnite fans can look forward to a competitive event in Season 3 as the Fortnite x Naruto Shippuden Raise Your Flag Invitational is set to begin soon. Here's the start time for the competition, how to watch, participating creators, and much more.
Fortnite Naruto Shippuden Invitational - Start Date and How to Watch
Just announced via the official Fortnite blog, the Fortnite x Naruto Shippuden: Raise Your Flag Invitational content creator tournament is set to begin on 24th June. The tournament will run for the next week as the finals are set to be held on 1st July.
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The announcement from Epic Games did not provide any information on how to tune into the action. Though most all Epic Games-sponsored Fortnite events are broadcasted on both the Fortnite Twitch and YouTube channels, so they would be your best bet.
Fortnite Naruto Shippuden Invitational - Format and Content Creators
The Fortnite Naruto Shippuden Invitational will feature four Japan-themed maps (built by Vysena). These maps will become an arena where duos of content creators grouped by region will compete.
Four duos will compete with others in their regional qualifiers, then one duo per region will be chosen for a chance to be part of the final event on 1st July. Here's the full list of content creators per region they are set to represent.
- Typical Gamer
- Elite Quinn
Australia and OCE:
- duck pops
- NS Mango
- La Marmota Espacial
- Ahmed Show
- Abo 3beer
- Falcon Monkey
Fortnite x Naruto Shippuden: Raise Your Flag Invitational Starts June 24, 2022!— iFireMonkey (@iFireMonkey) June 23, 2022
The Fortnite x Naruto Shippuden Raise Your Flag Invitational starts June 24, 2022. Duos of content creators will play Japan-themed maps by Vysena.https://t.co/rfjg0reh8Wpic.twitter.com/7ANxytYLOA
Each of the maps used for the event will become available for players in Fortnite Discover after being featured in the tournament. Their island codes will also be posted at a later date.
Island codes of the Qualifier maps will become public on 25th June, and island codes of the Grand Finals maps will become public on 2nd July.
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Featured image courtesy of Epic Games.