Dreamhack featuring Fortnite

$250,000 prize pool · Solos Tournament (LAN only) · Age Limit: 13 years

Sign Up Process

A BYOC ticket to DreamHack Anaheim will reserve you a spot, but you will have to confirm your participation through a sign up form.

Once you've signed up, you should receive a confirmation email from our team within 72 hours.

Sign ups closed

How to Participate

  • You have to be physically present in our festival in Anaheim Convention Center, California. This tournament is played fully on LAN.
  • The age limit is 13. Participants aged 13-17 will have to submit a signed parental consent form.

Parental Consent Form

 

Tournament Format

This solos tournament is played in three stages.

  • The first stage is open for everyone to sign up and the best 200 of each heat advance to stage 2. We have two different heats: blue and yellow. These will be played on Friday and Saturday.
    A player can sign up for all of these two heats. You can play up to ten (10) matches in each heat and the best 200 players will advance from each heat. Once you have advanced you may not play additional heats in stage 1.

  • Stage 2 will advance 100 players to the Grand Final. You can play up to ten (10) matches and the best 100 players will advance.

  • Stage 3 will see 100 players in a eight (8) game series with small breaks in between each game.

Point System

Elimination gives 5 points

Position   
Points
1st 60
2nd 53
3rd 49
4th 47
5th 46
... ...
50th 1
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Prize Pool Distribution

Position   
Prize (USD)
1st 30,000
2nd 15,000
3rd 13,750
4th 12,500
5th 11.250
6th 10,000
7th 9,250
8th 8,500
9th 7,750
10th 7,000
11th 6,250
12th 4,750
13th 4,500
14th 4,250
15th 4,000
16th 3,750
17th 3,500
18th 3,250
19th 3,000
20th 2,750
21-30th 2,500
31-35th 2,000
36-40th 1,750
41-50th 1,000
51-75th 750
76-100th 500
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Participate from the Free Play area

Can’t bring your computer but still want to enter the tournament? Then you have the chance to play from our Free Play area located in Hall E.

How to get a seat in the tournament through Free Play

  • Players that do not have a BYOC ticket and want to compete in the Free Play area will be accepted on a first come first serve basis from the waiting line by the free play area. Please note that there is a limited number of seats.

  • Players that qualify to the qualifying round and Grand Final will have a guaranteed spot in the Free Play area.

  • It should be noted that there is no guarantee of participation in the free play area due to limited number of spots, and the provided peripherals must be used.

Schedule

Blue Heat: Fri, 21 Feb

3pm
Check in begins

3:45pm
Check in closes

4pm
Match starts

Yellow Heat: Sat, 22 Feb

10am
Check in begins

10:45pm
Check in closes

11am
Match starts

Qualifying Round: Sat, 22 Feb

3pm
Check in begins

3:45pm
Check in closes

4pm
Match starts

Grand Finals: Sun, 23 Feb

10am
Check in begins

10:45pm
Check in closes

11am
Match starts

FAQ

Is this tournament online or offline?

This tournament is fully played on LAN only (offline). Players found participating online from another location will be disqualified.

What is the age limit for this tournament?
How do I get an invite?
How do I know that my registration is confirmed?
What is a BYOC ticket?
I have never attended DreamHack festival. What is DreamHack?
Will this tournament be broadcasted?

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