'Fortnite' Twitch Rivals X Summer Skirmish - Time, Standings, Teams & How to Watch

Fortnite 's Summer Skirmish series collides with Twitch Rivals for an epic tournament heading into Week 6. With $2 million on the line over four days of action, here's everything we know about the upcoming tournament. Teams, standings and times can be found below.

What time is the 'Fortnite' Twitch Rivals X Summer Skirmish Tournament?

Fortnite Twitch Rivals X Summer Skirmish dates and times
‘Fortnite’ Twitch Rivals X Summer Skirmish runs Aug. 17 and 18 as well as Aug. 24 and 25. Twitch/Epic Games

The first of two Twitch Rivals X Summer Skirmish events begins Aug. 17 at 12 p.m. EDT and runs through Aug. 18. While a second week of competition also runs Aug. 24 and Aug. 25, this article primarily focuses on the first week's action.

  • European Tournament Begins : Aug. 17/18 at 12 p.m. EDT
  • North American Tournament Begins : Aug. 17/18 at 5 p.m. EDT

Where to Watch the 'Fortnite' Twitch Rivals X Summer Skirmish Tournament

Watch live video from Fortnite on www.twitch.tv

As usual, matches will broadcast on the official Fortnite Twitch and YouTube channels at the above-listed times. In addition, the tournament will also be available to watch on the Twitch Rivals account as well. We've embedded the Fortnite Twitch stream for your convenience.

'Fortnite' Summer Skirmish X Twitch Rivals Rules & Standings

The format for the first day of Twitch Rivals X Summer Skirmish is called King Pin. In this Duos match type, teams receive one point per Elimination with an option for a 3x score multiplier in the next round after getting a Victory Royale. If a Duo gets seven or more Eliminations in a single match, they'll receive a 2x score multiplier in the next round. The team with the highest score at the end of five matches wins for their respective region. After that, the next group competes in five matches.

The difference is in the prizing model shown below. In this format everyone gets a prize bassed on how they place.

Fortnite Summer Skirmish Prizes
In this version of King Pin, everyone gets a prize. Epic Games

Here are the final standings for Saturday's North American matches:

Fortnite Summer Skirmish NA Top 16 standings (5)
The final top-16 North America standings for Aug. 18 Epic Games

And the top 32:

Fortnite Summer Skirmish NA Top 32 standings (5)
The final top-32 standings for North America on Aug. 18 Epic Games

In case you missed them, here are the top-20 standings for Saturday's EU matches:

Fortnite Summer Skirmish 6 Top 20 EU
The top-20 EU standings for the Aug. 18 Summer Skirmish Epic Games

Standings tend to fluctuate heavily on the basis of the modified game-by-game format. We'll do our best to keep up with the numbers ourselves, but you can also find the latest ones in this official blog post.

'Fortnite' Summer Skirmish X Twitch Rivals Teams

Here are the teams competing in the second day of the North American tournament. As listed below, Duos were specially selected by Epic Games and Twitch to participate in this event. The full list of teams is below.

Fortnite Summer Skirmish 6 Teams 1 8-18
The first batch of teams for Aug. 18 North American matches Epic Games

The second batch of teams

Fortnite Summer Skirmish 6 Teams 2 8-18
The second batch of teams for Aug. 18 North American matches Epic Games

The third batch of teams

Fortnite Summer Skirmish 6 Teams 3 8-18
The third batch of teams for Aug. 18 North American matches Epic Games

That's all you need to know about the first week of Fortnite's Twitch Rivals X Summer Skirmish tournament. We'll do our best to update this article with the latest standings as soon as possible.

Which team are you most looking forward to seeing heading into the first two days of the Twitch Rivals X Summer Skirmish competition? Who will dominate the final standings? Tell us in the comments section