Epic Games announced that it will not organize face-to-face Fortnite events in 2021 due to the coronavirus outbreak. However, it will be holding online competitions next year.
In the announcement published by Epic Games; “Our intent is to eventually hold global in-person tournaments again, but our priority for any such event is the health and safety of our players and staff. With so much still unknown about what is practical and safe, we do not plan to hold in-person events in 2021, including a Fortnite World Cup. We will continue to provide online competitions throughout 2021 with the hopes that physical events, in some form, can return at some point in the future. ” said. Details are in our news.