'Fortnite' Twitchcon Twitch Rivals Tournament: Time, Standings, Teams & How to Watch

Fortnite is hosting a big Twitch Rivals Showdown Tournament at Twitchcon today, and we want to make sure you see every second of it. Below, see our recap of the latest times, standings, team details and more.

When does the Fortnite Twitch Rivals Twitchcon Showdown Start?

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'Fortnite' hosts a Twitchcon Showdown today, and we have the schedule, teams and standings details you want to know. The action begins at 2 p.m. EDT. 'Fortnite' is available on PS4, Xbox One, Switch, PC and mobile. Epic Games/Twitch

The Fortnite Twitchcon Showdown takes place September 27 and is expected to run from 2 p.m. EDT through about 11 p.m. EDT. The action takes place across several stages. Here's the schedule for how everything breaks down.

  • Qualifiers (Wave 1): 2 p.m. EDT
  • Head-to-Head: 3:45 p.m. EDT
  • Qualifiers (Wave 2): 4:20 p.m. EDT
  • Head-to-Head: 5:50 p.m. EDT
  • Qualifiers (Wave 3): 6:25 p.m. EDT
  • Grand Finals: 9 p.m. EDT

How to watch the Fortnite Twitchon Showdown

The best place to watch the Fortnite Twitchcon Showdown is via the Twitch Rivals Twitch channel. The stream acts as a central hub that follows all competitors. Individual team members will likely be hosting their own matches on Twitch as well. See the teams list below for more details.

Fortnite Twitch Rivals Showdown Tournament Participants

At the time of publish only 12 trios have been selected for participation in today's Grand Finals. The rest of the pool will emerge from the qualifier waves earlier in the day. Here are the teams we know so far.

Finals Invited Participants

Wave 1 Qualifiers

  • JakenbakeLIVE Zizaran Grimmybear
  • thepeachcobbler KingEddster catsen
  • jassy Greyscalez MisterArther
  • EmadGG Aipha Thwifo
  • Nikatine Katie avery
  • EpikWhale Symetrical Keeoh
  • sharkk_tooth rhabby_v GirlGamerChas
  • Chibii StretchFN ClarityG_
  • Fifty Persecute_ joysickk
  • innocents assaultszn Destroy
  • Kaysid Tocata SpaceLyon
  • Kreo ItsHighSky Sesci
  • Orangi RemDogG Shabanban
  • Spades Connoreo_ LexiLikesFood
  • TSM_Zexrow Slappie Mackwood1x
  • Tylarzz Painful AceNoypi
  • notoriousnorman Sheepdog59 harrygbestmc
  • tiffae BlooTea Roatdw
  • philly 360chrism altitud3
  • KiitLock DoryuuZ Evan_Sou1
  • blakeps hking ohreckz
  • viszlas joel619 yaboyboo
  • Threshfps Cadet_Central aircool
  • BTSoda Maplezzz_ suralovee
  • Morgausse Lamar alientheeditor
  • Luzu Shiki prospering
  • priestahh TyTyKO_ Keru
  • RyyGaming bispen rizzoh
  • VorticoseLine75 nerfedrogue acolytesynpai
  • Dbree Unlocalized Chr9s

Wave 2 Qualifiers

  • wavyjacob TracerFN 4DRStorm
  • frivvifox Bustin Aust1nian
  • Sceptic wolfiez Rockit
  • Dubs Megga ajo1x
  • Ezzi Slick Mystkin
  • Sonii Jammyz Herrions
  • THump Ronaldo XXiFtv
  • Turkey_Lips bartonologist HanssenNA
  • Zayt Safaroonie scatch
  • spideyy TriggySoars RealKnives
  • Loveabilities Marz Vide
  • baddie Peebro Tweak
  • NuFo xsgtpepperx rodeybros
  • Tina Pika rhux
  • Rozay Brecci TRose
  • Branchies snowxd zastruhtv
  • PR_x S0fa_ Sheepfn
  • LeeOh AdairAudio japancurrry
  • alexjj chexxyFN gommru
  • JJay215 dandogg Powured
  • squatingdog topgun spicy
  • Rocky Strafesh0t Nox_the_fox
  • quartknee ANniALis Cookeeeemonster
  • gundeals VayneFN blendym1
  • ogKix Garrett4 HeyMisfit

Wave 3 Qualifiers

  • AmericanDad yourfellowarab aimbotax
  • Agholor xExoph iMrSharpShooter
  • 17jay lenofn tdapp
  • Cented edgeyy Alouette
  • Clix CrimzFN Infamous
  • EwokTTV FunkBomb LilJarvis
  • Heartt StonieFN Voil
  • SanchoWest Asivrs claystehling
  • TSM_Vinny1x Arkhram Dimes
  • bigbobbybuilds Spectrooo flossen
  • FearItSelf JTruth MonstcR
  • zzdmo bizzle blindbtw
  • a1ms0nz Harmii svennoss
  • actionjaxon alexiaraye grizzlyandrew
  • bbxh xxichris golddusttori
  • b4nny Khaljiit lieutenanteddy
  • SenVale SLAM giantchiprel
  • FarmerDils NarcolepticNugget hansol
  • falconerfn Riversan OhMyPulse
  • hysteria psalm rehx
  • Overtime Tossily CitizenSnipes
  • EvilHiccup an2ny PeaceVI
  • OcularGumby GTheTree HallaJD
  • Orb EmJov xpepps
  • rubiks impactloll ImYourEdge
  • Wheels richhomiequinnn garrwood
  • Bzrk301 ryanklipp boppinx

Head-to-Head

  • Kayuun
  • Bizzle
  • MonstcR
  • FearItself
  • epikwhale
  • Aydan
  • Innocents
  • AlexJJ

We'll do our best to add to the team roster as it expands.

Fortnite Twitchcon Showdown Standings, Rules & Prizing

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Here's a recap of the Twitchcon format Epic Games

In true Twitch Rivals fashion, the Fortnite Twitchcon Showdown intends to dole out its $1.3 million prize pool in small amounts using a fairly straightforward ruleset. Here's how the games will be played.

  • Arena Trios
  • Qualifiers feature three waves with three games each for a total of nine games.
  • The six teams with the highest score (adding Victory Royales and Eliminations) advance from each wave to the Grand Finals.
  • In between matches a 1v1 Head-to-Head build battle will take place.

Prizing is doled out as follows:

Qualifiers

Placement and Eliminations (per game)

  1. $5,000
  2. $2,500
  3. $1,500
  4. $1,000
  5. $750

Eliminations (Per Wave)

  1. $10,000
  2. $7,500
  3. $5,000
  4. $2,500
  5. $1,500

Head-to-Head

  • Win: $5,000
  • Loss: $1,250

Grand Finals

Placement (per game)

  1. $30,000
  2. $20,000
  3. $15,000
  4. $10,000
  5. $7,500
  6. $5,000
  7. $3,000
  8. $2,000
  9. $1,500
  10. $1,250
  11. $1,000 (to 30th)

Eliminations (per game)

  1. $30,000
  2. $20,000
  3. $15,000
  4. $10,000
  5. $7,500

Eliminations (overall)

  1. $50,000
  2. $35,000
  3. $30,00
  4. $25,000
  5. $20,000
  6. $15,000
  7. $13,500
  8. $10,000
  9. $7,500
  10. $5,000

To see the latest official standings, check out the live standings spreadsheet.

Fortnite is available now on PS4, Xbox One, Switch, PC and mobile.

Who do you think will win the Fortnite Twitchcon Showdown? Which trio are you rooting for? Tell us in the comments section!