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Thanos Cup Fortnite: Everything You Need to Know

The Thanos Cup is coming to Fortnite.
The Thanos Cup is coming to Fortnite. / Photo courtesy of Epic Games

The Thanos Cup is an upcoming Fortnite tournament that offers players the chance to unlock the Fortnite Thanos skin ahead of its Fortnite Item Shop release. Here's everything you need to know about the tournament, from timing to prizing.

Thanos Cup Fortnite: Everything You Need to Know

The Thanos Cup takes place June 21. In the cup, players will team up in duos and compete in up to 10 total matches over the course of three hours, earning as many points as they can. Each elimination adds one point, and placement scoring is as follows:

Victory Royale: 42 Points
2nd: 36 Points
3rd: 32 Points
4th: 30 Points
5th: 29 Points
6th: 28 Points
7th: 27 Points
8th: 26 Points
9th: 25 Points
10th: 24 Points
11th: 23 Points
12th: 22 Points
13th: 21 Points
14th: 20 Points
15th: 19 Points
16th: 18 Points
17th: 17 Points
18th: 16 Points
19th: 15 Points
20th: 14 Points
21st: 13 Points
22nd: 12 Points
23rd: 11 Points
24th: 10 Points
25th-29th: 9 Points
30th-34th: 6 Points
35th-39th: 3 Points
40th-44th: 2 Points
45th-50th: 1 Point

The top teams in each region will earn the Thanos Outfit and the Infinity Gauntlet back bling. Epic defines the top teams differently depending on the region, but for North America East that means all teams ranked 1575 or better, and in North America West it means all teams ranked 600 or better. Anyone who earns at least eight total points will receive the "Thanos Watches!" spray.

To be eligible to compete, you must be 13 years of age or older, an Epic Account at level 30, and have enabled two-factor authentication on your account.