Fortnite FNCS 2024: The Ultimate Roadmap to a $7.675 Million Prize Pool

Fortnite FNCS 2024: The Ultimate Roadmap to a $7.675 Million Prize Pool

19. January 2024 by Never

The Fortnite Champion Series (FNCS) 2024 is set to be a landmark year in the world of competitive Fortnite. Following the buzz of Fortnite Chapter 5, the roadmap for this year’s FNCS, boasting a colossal $7.675 million prize pool, is finally out, much to the anticipation of eager competitors worldwide.

FNCS 2024: A Deep Dive into the Format

Three Major Tournaments, One Global Championship

The 2024 season mirrors the previous year with three Major tournaments. However, there’s a significant change – the removal of the Last Chance Major. Duos now have only these three Majors to qualify for the coveted FNCS Global Championship 2024.

Qualification Process

To enter the fray of FNCS Majors, Duos must achieve Platinum I in Ranked Battle Royale. Reaching this rank unlocks access to the Open Qualifiers, marking the beginning of the FNCS journey.

Detailed Breakdown of the Majors

Open Qualifiers

  • Duration: Three-hour session with a ten-match limit.
  • Rounds: Four in NAC/EU and three in other regions.
  • Advancement Criteria: Based on eliminations, placement, and mid-match objectives.

Semi-Finals (Upper and Lower)

  • Format: Set-lobby and open-lobby matches across three rounds.
  • Progression: Varies, with top performers advancing to subsequent rounds or dropping to lower brackets.

Grand Finals

  • Participants: Top 50 Duos from each region’s Semi-Finals.
  • Format: Six games per day over two days, with enhanced point values on day two.

Regional Qualification for the Global Championship

  • Europe: 1st and 2nd in Major 1, top 5 in Major 2, top 10 in Major 3.
  • NA Central, Brazil, Asia, Oceania: Progressive increase in qualifying teams across the three Majors.
  • Middle East: 1st in Major 1, top 2 in Major 3.

FNCS 2024 Schedule

  • Major 1: January 26 – February 25, 2024.
  • Major 2: April 12 – May 12, 2024.
  • Major 3: June 14 – July 28, 2024.

A New Chapter in Fortnite Esports

The FNCS 2024 roadmap presents a thrilling and competitive landscape for Fortnite players. With a streamlined format and an impressive prize pool, this year is poised to elevate Fortnite esports to new heights.