Fortnite FNCS Chapter 3, Season 1: Registration, Prizes & Schedule

This is your chance for glory in Fortnite Chapter 3, Season 1. FNCS 2022 is finally entering the next round! What prize pool will be fought for this time? What format will the FNCS be played in? How do you sign up? We have all the details for you!
FNCS Chapter 3 Season 1
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It's time for the first Fortnite Champion Series (FNCS) of 2022! This time, the FNCS will be played in the duo format and once again the best players in the world will compete against each other to prove their skills and get a piece of the fat $3,008,500 prize pool. We tell you everything about the prize distribution, the format, the point's distribution, and more.

FNCS Chapter 3, Season 1 Conditions of Participation & Registration

Let's take a look at who is eligible to participate in the first place.

  • You must be 13 years or older
  • You must have two-factor authentication enabled
  • You must agree to and abide by the Fortnite End User License Agreement ("Fortnite EULA")
  • Your player name must not conflict with the Code of Conduct
  • Your Epic account level must be at least 100
  • Your Fortnite account must be placed in at least the Champion League (Division I, II, or III) of Arena Mode in your server region

If you and your teammate meet all the requirements, you can sign up for the FNCS Qualifiers in your region under the Fortnite "Competition" tab and join the player search at the start of the tournament.


FNCS Chapter 3, Season 1 Schedule

The FNCS will start in mid-February with the first qualifying round and end in early March with the finals. To find out how many teams will advance to the next qualifying round, please refer to the official FNCS Chapter 3, Season 1 rules.

Qualifiers

Date

Tournament

RoundRegion
February 17Qualification 1Round 1All Regions
February 18Qualification 1Round 2 & Round 3All Regions
February 19Qualification 2Round 1All Regions
February 20Qualification 2Round 2 & Round 3All Regions

Semi-Finals

DateTournamentRegion
February 24Semi-Finals 1The Middle East
February 25Semi-Finals 1All Regions except the Middle East
February 25Semi-Finals 2The Middle East
February 26Semi-Finals 2All Regions except the Middle East
February 26Semi-Finals 3The Middle East
February 27Semi-Finals 3All Regions except the Middle East

Finals

DateDayRegion
March 4Champion Series Finals - Day 1The Middle East
March 5Champion Series Finals - Day 1All Regions except the Middle East
March 5Champion Series Finals - Day 2The Middle East
March 6Champion Series Finals - Day 2All Regions except the Middle East

FNCS Chapter 3, Season 1 Prize Pool

Let's get to the most exciting part, the prize pool! The prizes in the finals will be divided equally among each team based on their placement. Here comes the prize distribution in the three main regions.

Europe

  • 1.: $300,000
  • 2.: $200,000
  • 3.: $150,000
  • 4.: $120,000
  • 5.: $100,000
  • 6.: $80,000
  • 7.: $60,000
  • 8.: $40,000
  • 9.: $30,000
  • 10.: $20,000
  • 11. – 15.: $16,000
  • 16. – 20.: $10,000
  • 21. – 25.: $7000
  • 26. – 30.: $6000
  • 31. – 35.: $5000
  • 36. – 40.: $4000
  • 41. – 45.: $3000
  • 46. – 50.: $1500

NA (East)

  • 1.: $130,000
  • 2.: $90,000
  • 3.: $70,000
  • 4.: $56,000
  • 5.: $40,000
  • 6.: $32,000
  • 7.: $24,000
  • 8.: $18,000
  • 9.: $15,000
  • 10.: $10,000
  • 11. – 15.: $8000
  • 16. – 20.: $6000
  • 21. – 25.: $5000
  • 26. – 30.: $4000
  • 31. – 35.: $3000
  • 36. – 40.: $2000
  • 41. – 45.: $1500
  • 46. – 50.: $1000

NA (West)

  • 1.: $45,000
  • 2.: $36,000
  • 3.: $28,000
  • 4.: $22,000
  • 5.: $18,000
  • 6.: $14,000
  • 7.: $10,000
  • 8.: $8000
  • 9.: $6000
  • 10.: $4000
  • 11. – 15.: $3000
  • 16. – 20.: $2000
  • 21. – 25.: $1200
  • 26. – 30.: $900
  • 31. – 35.: $800
  • 36. – 40.: $700
  • 41. – 45.: $600
  • 46. – 50.: $500

That was the summary of the most important details for the Fortnite Champion Series for Chapter 3, Season 1.

Everything else, like the point distribution and the prize distribution of the remaining regions, can be read in the official competition section of Fortnite. For everything else about the FNCS and other tournaments, we will of course keep you up to date in our Fortnite section.