The French player SB Skite wins European Fortnite Winter Royal
The Winter Royale online Fortnite: Battle Royale event, a French player came out on top. Clément “Skite” Danglot of LeStream Esports finished in first place of the Winter Royale EU competition, claiming the $75,000 grand prize in the process. He beat out the likes of Dmitri “Mitr0” Van de Vries and Issa Rahim in the finals, finishing with 10 total points. The French star made quite a bit of money in the tournament.
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Over a series of matches, players could earn three points for either securing a Victory Royale or eliminating seven players in a single game.Two points were awarded for a top three finish or a match with five or six eliminations. Skite narrowly edged out 20-year-old English player Tuckz717, who finished with just one less point than the winner. Mitr0 and Issa completed the top four, which earned a collective $215,000.
The event will resume on Tuesday, Dec. 11, when the most talented and popular players from North America compete for their $500,000 prize.
Below you can find the details of upcoming schedule and prize breakdown
EU Finals Day 2 (Saturday, December 1, 2018)
- Grand Finals – 5 PM – 9 PM GMT
NA Finals Day 1 (Tuesday, December 11, 2018)
- Heat 1 – 3 PM – 6 PM ET
- Heat 2 – 7 PM – 10 PM ET
NA Finals Day 2 (Wednesday, December 12, 2018)
- Grand Finals – 5 PM – 9 PM ET
The Winter Royale features a $1 million prize pool, These prizes will be awarded to the final 100 players from each region