Fortnite EpikWhale Cup: Date and Time, Tournament Format, Scoring System, Prize Distribution, How to Register, and more

Fortnite EpikWhale cup was recently announced and here you can find all details including the Date and Time, tournament format, Scoring System, prize distribution, and more.

Fortnite Frequently organizes some tournaments named after Fortnite pros or creators. Just a few days ago we had the Fortnite SypherPK cup and now Epic has announced another one. This time the tournament is called EpikWhale Cup. Shane “EpikWhale” Cotton is a Fortnite pro esports player currently playing for team NRG. Epic named this tournament after him.

Below are all the details related to the Fortnite EpikWhale cup and also a guide on how to register.

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Date and Time:

DATES/TIMES: 3/11/2021, 7:00:00 AM – 3/12/2021, 2:00:00 PM


The times mentioned above are for the NA West region. The event tab will be unlocked for participants after registration is complete.


The EpikWhale cup is available on PlayStation, Xbox, mobile, Switch, and PC. All platforms can participate in the tournament if they are from the NA West region.

Tournament Format:

The EpikWhale cup will be played in Squads format. So, players will have to queue up with four members already in the party.

The tournament is divided into three rounds. The first round will be played among all players who register. After the 1st round is finished the top 150 teams will move onto round 2. Then at the end of round 2, the top 25 teams will be allowed to participate in round 3 for the prize money.

Prize Distribution:

Rank Prize

1st $6000
2nd $2000
3rd $1200
4th $800

The prize money will be divided equally among the four team members of the winning teams.

Scoring System:

Below is the scoring system that will be used-

How to Register:

Registering for the EpikWhale cup is pretty straightforward. First, you need to head over to the EpikWhale cup registration page. After reaching the registration page you will see a “Register” button at the center of the screen. Clicking on this button will take ask you some questions and depending on your answers prompt you to log-in to your Epic Games account. After you successfully log in you will see the button change to “Registered”.

More details will be available soon about the Fortnite EpikWhale cup. Already more than 10,000 players have registered, so if you want to compete for the prize pool then you will have some competition ahead of you.

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