Epic Games will end Fortnite face-to-face events in 2021

Epic Games never meet in person Fortnite 2021 tournament with coronavirus pandemic.

Overview of what is competitive Fortnite The scene will be after 2021, but a recent blog post states that it plans to reintroduce physical events in the future, but will not occur next year due to the unknowns presented by COVID-19. I am.

“Our intention is to eventually host another global face-to-face tournament, but the priority of such an event is the health and safety of our players and staff,” Epic said in a statement. “There are still many uncertainties about what is practical and safe, so we have no plans to host face-to-face events such as the Fortnite World Cup in 2021.

“We will continue to offer online competitions throughout 2021 and hope that some form of physical event will come back at some point in the future.”

The Fortnite Championship Series (FNCS), an open tournament that allows the best players to become champions in a particular region, will also continue digitally throughout 2021. Beyond that, Epic has promised to offer “a lot of competition” between FNCS seasons to assist players, “stirring the itching of competition.” All of this will also be done online for at least the next 12 months.

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