Epic has introduced an in-game Fortnite event for this weekend that’s timed with the Australian Open, and gamers who compete may have a shot to earn the sport’s first-ever competitors pores and skin. The in-game merchandise can solely be earned by inserting effectively within the event.
However there’s a catch — solely gamers on its OCE (Oceania) or Asia servers can compete for the prize. If that’s you, and in case your Fortnite account is degree 15 or increased, Epic says you’ll be capable of compete within the Summer season Smash Cup, which takes place on February 1st and 2nd from 7PM AEDT to 10PM AEDT (3AM ET to 6AM ET). You’ll be capable of play in 10 matches every day to earn in-game factors for surviving a battle royale match for so long as you possibly can and incomes eliminations. You may learn the official guidelines of their entirety proper right here.
If you happen to earn sufficient factors to place be within the high 10 p.c of all gamers throughout the Summer season Smash Cup, you’ll get the unique Komplex pores and skin pictured on the high of this submit. Gamers who place within the high 25 p.c earn an unique pickaxe, whereas gamers within the high 50% p.c earn an unique weapon wrap. Everybody who participates will get three unique sprays, Epic says.
If you wish to attempt to get the pores and skin however don’t play on the OCE or Asia servers, although, you possibly can change to these servers manually from the in-game settings menu. However achieve this at your individual threat — relying how distant you’re from these areas, you may expertise some lag. Epic hasn’t but stated if gamers in different areas may have the chance to earn or purchase this pores and skin sooner or later.