Fortnite Punishers AOC EzDuo cup announced by EPS with R25,000 prize pool

Punisher AOC Ez Duo

Fortnite Punishers AOC EzDuo cup announced by EPS with R25,000 prize pool

South African tournament organizer, Elite Pro Series, has become synonymous with great local Fortnite cups. This week something special is starting, as The Punishers Organisation has announced the Punishers AOC EzDuo cup, with a whopping R25,000 prize pool for local players to fight for.

The tournament is sponsored by AOC South Africa, in collaboration with The Punishers Organisation, and hosted by Elite Pro Series. Here are the important details you need to know about.

Punishers AOC EzDuo cup details

First and foremost, this tournament is completely free to enter (via qualifiers), despite the massive R25,000 prize pool. The prize pool is offered in all qualifiers and semi-finals. At the time of writing, the exact prize pool distribution is unknown.

This tournament is open to those on PC, PlayStation, Xbox, Nintendo and even for mobile gamers. This means everyone can enter the qualifiers with their Duos partner. It will be played on the Middle East server, with the Arena Duos game mode.

Four qualifiers will take place starting this week, from 21 to 24 July 2021. Check out the dates and times for each qualifier below. Times are in SAST.

Duos teams who make it through the qualifiers of the Fortnite Punishers AOC EzDuo cup will compete in the semi-finals. The first semi-final is scheduled to begin on 27 July, while the second begins on 28 July. Following the semi-finals, we will see the grand final take place on 1 August 2021.

The points distribution is:
  • Victory Royale: 41 Points
  • 2nd: 34 Points
  • 3rd: 30 Points
  • 4th: 27 Points
  • 5th: 25 Points
  • 6th: 22 Points
  • 7th: 20 Points
  • 8th: 18 Points
  • 9th: 16 Points
  • 10th: 14 Points
  • 11th-15th: 10 Points
  • 16th-20th: 7 Points
  • 21th-30th: 4 Points
  • 31th-40th: 2 Points
  • Each Elimination: 2 Points

Good luck to all the Fortnite Duos teams who enter the qualifiers in an attempt to get to the main event. We are excited to see the tournament take place, and we’ve got our calendars marked for the grand finals on Sunday, 1 August 2021.

Don’t forget to follow EPS on Twitter for updates on tournaments, join their Discord server or simply check out their website.

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