FORTNITE NATIONAL ONLINE SCHOOL CUP  

MAVERICK GAMING CENTER WELCOMES YOU TO THE ANNUAL NATIONAL ONLINE FORTNITE SCHOOL LEAGUE OPEN TO ALL SCHOOLS, COLLAGES & HOME SCHOOLING STUDENTS IN A ALL OUT SOLO PLAYER ROYALE. IT'S NATIONWIDE ONLINE WITH A PRIZE POOL OF R80 000 UP FOR GRABS FOR GAMERS & THEIR LEARNING INSTITUTIONS.

Q1  Registration

Open 2nd march close 25th march

Admin  26th -31st march

 

Q 1  April dates

2nd April

7th April

9th  April

14th  April

16th April

21st April –final Q1 round

 

22nd to 24th April admin and confirmation

27th to 30th April invites sent to players

 

Interviews with Q1 winners to be scheduled once accepted in May

 

Q2 Registration

Open 1st may close 24th May

Admin 25th to 30th May

 

Q2 June Dates

2nd June

4th June

9th June

11th June

16th June*(Public holiday)

18th June –Q2 final Round

 

19th – 25th June admin and confirmation

26th -30th June invites sent to players

Interviews with Q2 winners to be scheduled once accepted in July

 

Q3 Registration

Open 1st July close 24th July

Admin 25th July to 31st July

 

Q3 August Dates

4th August

6th August

11th August

13th August

18th August*

20th  August –final Q3 round

 

21st to 26th admin and confirmation

27th to 31st invites sent to players

Interviews with Q3 winners to be scheduled once accepted in September

 

Q4 Registration

Open 3rd September close 25th September

Admin 26th September to 31st September

 

Q4 September Dates

1st October

6rd October

8th October

13th October

15th October

20th October –final Q4 round

 

21st to 26th admin and confirmation

27th to 31st invites sent to players

 

Interviews with Q4 winners to be scheduled once accepted in first 2 weeks of November

 

Finals

28th November

MAVERICK ONLINE NATIONAL  FORTNITE SCHOOL CUP

Fortnite has an age restriction of 13+.

Permission to participate if under the age of 13 will require consent from the legal guardian.

To recieve any form of prize money a person has to be 16 years of age.


For your child to enter the MAVERICK GAMING FORTNITE CUP, we require consent form downloadable below to be  submitted to enter the school cup if the age.
 

FOLLOW THESE STEPS TO REGISTER FOR THE  FORTNITE SCHOOL 2019 CUP

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STEP 1 - READ THRU THE FORTNITE SCHOOL CUP RULES BELOW & MAKE SURE YOU UNDERSTAND BEFORE REGISTERING SINCE THERE ARE NO REFUNDS.

STEP 2 - JOIN THE FORTNITE DISCORD CHANNEL WHERE YOU WILL BE PLACED IN A TEMPORARY LOBBY.

STEP 3 - DOWNLOAD CONSENT FORM & HAVE IT READY, FILLED IN & IN A SAVE PLACE FOR COMPETITION.

STEP 4 - MAKE YOUR PAYMENT TO BE PLACED IN THE FORTNITE CUP FOR THE START OF QUALIFIERS 3.

STEP 5 - YOU WILL RECIEVE A REFERENCE NUMBER FOR YOUR PAYMENT. FILL IN REGISTRATION FORM TO BOOK.

The information and rules in this article have been generated to ensure that a good and hassle free event is conducted by Maverick Gaming Center and their partners. Please make sure you read and understand the entire article before you continue to purchase your entry into the qualifiers as there will be no refunds or reimbursements!

RULES MAYBE SUBJECT TO CHANGE AT THEIR DISCRETION & THE MAVERICK TEAM WILL NOTIFY YOU.

IMPORTANT LINKS

  • Purchase your seat in Qualifiers: Purchase a seat to compete in one of the qualifiers HERE.

  • Register for the Tournament: Register & Consent form are to be filled in after payment of R100.

  • Fortnite Times: View information about the Fortnite event & times for the cup below.

  • Venue Information: Additional Information on the Maverick Gaming Center can be found HERE.

  • Fortnite Inquiries: Any additional inquiries or questions about the Fortnite tournament, please contact Maverick Gaming Center HERE.

The entrance fee for this tournament consists of a once off R50 admin fee & R50 entree fee adding up to R100 per person/participant for each qualifier & can be purchased through MAVERICK GAMING CENTER. Follow the link HERE.

IF UNLUCKY IN A QUALIFIER THERE WILL ALSO BE A RE-ENTRY PERIOD FOR R50 THAT WILL ALLOW AN ALREADY REGISTERED PLAYER TO COMPETE IN ANOTHER QUALIFIER.

Tickets will be sold on a first come, first serve basis where the top 10 of each round will carry over to the finals that will be held on 7 DECEMBER 2019.

 

GENERAL TICKETING RULES
– NO TICKETS will be sold at the door on the day of the event.
– NO reimbursements or refunds will be made on purchased tickets.
– Spectators are more than welcome to attend the finals and catch some great gaming action and activities, free of charge @ MAVERICK GAMING CENTER - Rivonia - Sandton. Spectators will not be permitted in LAN area during play.

This event will be hosted by MAVERICK GAMING CENTER. You can follow MAVERICK GAMING through the following social media links: 

FACEBOOK & TWITTER
For additional information, questions or inquiries you may have on this tournament, please don’t hesitate to contact MAVERICK GAMING via e-mail HERE or alternatively please post a comment on the comments section at the end of this article and we’ll get back to you ASAP!

 

STRUCTURE AND RULES

 

QUALIFYING ROUNDS = Qualifiers will consist of a 60 player lobbies each for example (5 x 60 = 300 Players) - 1 game will be played on a TUESDAY & THURSDAY across 3 weeks (6 Games) for each qualifier where TOP 20 PLAYERS from each qualifier will advance to the Finals. (80 Players). 

ONLY PLAYERS THAT REGISTERED FOR A QUALIFIER THAT HAS BEEN KNOCKED OUT WILL QUALIFY FOR A RE-ENTRY @ R50 FOR ANOTHER QUALIFIER.

 

Top 20 from each qualifier will advance to FINALS held @ MAVERICK GAMING CENTER. The finalists will have to arrange their own transport to be there on the day of the finals 5 Games will be played to finalize the winners.

Point System


Each Kill: +1 point. ​

Reach Top 25: +3 points.
Reach Top 15: +2 points.
Reach Top 5: +2 points.
Victory Royale: +3 Points


– A total of 6 games will be played in the qualifiers & 5 games @ the finals of which the winners will be concluded based on total points.
– 60 Players (max) per game/lobby for qualifiers & finals.

– In the instance of a draw on points a sudden death will be held.

Any draws for prize-placings at the end of 5 games in the final will result in a death-match/in-game playoff and will be decided upon the admins discretion on the day. Creator code, custom lobbies will be used for the 80 player lobby. In order to participate, gamers will need to register online to play in the qualifiers & reach the TOP 20. Players that have qualified for the finals need to attend the venue in Johannesburg from where the tournament will be held, namely The Matrix Maverick Gaming Centre in Rivonia, Sandton.

 

Players are required to bring their own devices and peripherals to the finals (XBOX LIVE ACCOUNT REQUIRED). 40 X-BOXES & 10 High End PC's will be available on the day @ R250 rental. No stretched in-game visual settings allowed. There will be a maximum capacity of 80 seats @ the venue for the final (more details above). Please ensure that your device has all the necessary updates and installations for this title and the event, before setting up. You must be over the age of 10 to take part in this event, if under the age of 13 (game restriction).

PRIZES (FORTNITE)
The Fortnite online school cup will include a guaranteed prize-pool of R80,000. The prize-pool distribution will pay up until 1st, 2nd & 3rd place and the breakdown of the prize-pool can be found below.

WINNER: R25 000 & R25 000 towards winners school, charity or collage.
2nd Place: R10 000 & R10 000 towards winners school, charity or collage.
3rd Place: R5 000 & R5 000 towards winners school, charity or collage.

 

Q2 STARTS ON 20 AUGUST - CUT OFF IS THE 12th AUGUST. Q3 & Q4 (DATES TBA) - FINALS HELD ON 7 DECEMBER 2019
The FINAL will be a rolling schedule, meaning that if games are completed before the next one is due to start, there is a chance that the times will adjust accordingly on the day of the event in order to create a smoother experience and a delay-free environment, ensuring that all gamers are happy. Any latecomers will not be able to check-in at the event.

 

ONLINE QUALIFIERS PLAYED ON A TUESDAY & THURSDAY ACROSS 3 WEEKS = TOTAL 6 GAMES (TOP 20 X 4 QUALIFIERS)

18h00: Check-in opens.
18h30: Check-in closes.
19h00: Warm-up.
19h30: Game Start
Game time normally carries on for 35 minutes.

FINAL  - GROUP 80 PLAYERS - Hosted @ MAVERICK GAMING CENTER - SANDTON - RIVONIA

09h00: Check-in opens.

10h30: Check-in closes.

11h00: Setup & warm-up both groups.

12h00: Player briefing and questions.

13h00: Round #1 begins

14h00: Round #2 begins 

15h00: Round #3 begins 

16h00: Round #4 begins 

17h00: Round #5 begins 

EQUIPMENT AND GEAR (FORTNITE)
– Players are required to bring their own devices (PC, PS4 or XBOX), power chords & HDMI cable.
– Players are required to bring their own equipment and peripherals to play on.
– Power, Internet, Tables, Network and Chairs will be provided for.

 

DON’T WANT TO BRING YOUR OWN DEVICE?
Matrix Maverick has a total of 10 high-end PC’s & Monitors and 40 XBOX consoles available for rental at an additional cost of R250 per unit (Own XBOX Live accounts required). For individuals who are traveling from far, this may be a viable option. To book your unit, please contact Maverick GAMING CENTER @ (010) 020-7693 (during office hours) and speak to Neil or Heiko for booking. 

Please Remember: Bookings for these devices will open after the Qualifying stages have finished.

 

Please note: Any devices and equipment brought to the venue by the participant is strictly at your own risk and responsibility. MAVERICK GAMING CENTER and it’s associated partners will not be liable for any stolen or damaged goods as this is a BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) competition/event.

 

MORE QUESTIONS?
If you have any additional questions or queries contact us - fortnite@matrixwarehouse.co.za

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