The UEFA has issued a statement to report an agreement with Epic Games for UEFA Euro 2020 and Fortnite: Battle Royale to join forces in a special tournament. The popular Epic Games title, with more than 350 million players, will be one of the new showcases for the largest European championship of nations in the football universe. Let’s know all the details of the call Fortnite UEFA Euro 2020 Cup.
Fortnite UEFA Euro 2020 Cup: confirmed event date and details
The Fortnite UEFA Euro 2020 Cup will take place the days June 16 and 17 —Wednesday and Thursday— in the modes Battle Royale Y Creative from Fortnite. During those two days, eligible Fortnite players from around the world will be able to compete in the rounds where they will have the opportunity to earn in-game rewards and qualifying points. The best participants may even win cash prizes, the organization advances. We will have more details on how to participate in the tournament and of course more information about those prizes and rewards as well. ingame.
Epic Games celebrates the agreement with UEFA Euro 2020
“Soccer is consistently one of the top sports our players tell us they want to see and experience in Fortnite,” says Nate Nanzer, head of global partnerships for Epic Games. “This year we have already seen an incredible schedule of football events both in-game and around the world, and partnering with UEFA for the Fortnite UEFA EURO 2020 Cup is one more way to celebrate football with millions of Fortnite players.”
“Huge audiences will be glued to UEFA EURO 2020 this summer, so it seemed natural to allow the millions of Fortnite players to be a part of the action as well,” says UEFA Marketing Director Guy-Laurent Epstein. “Video games are an important part of the younger generation’s choices for entertainment and collaborating with Fortnite ensures that we continue to engage these audiences with our competitions.”
The newspaper AS has activated special coverage to follow minute by minute, match by match, all the matches of the continental tournament. The Spanish selection, in Group E, will debut next Monday, June 14 at 9:00 p.m. (CEST) against the whole of Sweden.
In other Fortnite related news, we remind you that Season 7 is about to begin.
Source | UEFA