09 Jan 2019
- By James Sablan – [email protected] – Variety Junior Reporter
ESPORTS Micronesia hosted its New Yearâ€™s Fortnite 2 versus 2 Team Battle Royale Tournament at Joeâ€™s Bar and Steakhouse located along Beach Road, Garapan.
The event was held from Jan. 2 to Jan. 3.
In this event, a total of 10 Two-Man Teams participated in a 2v2 Squad Double Elimination Battle Royale Format. In the first match of the tournament, team â€˜SPN1â€™ claimed the â€œVictory Royaleâ€� with 9 points over Team â€˜FSUâ€™ with 7 points. Our second match we had Team â€˜What Do You Meanâ€™ taking the win with 8 points over Team â€˜SBCâ€™ with zero points.
The third match we have Team â€˜World Class Gentsâ€™ with a close win over Team â€˜CWC2â€™ coming out with a tie of 1 point but was able to survive longer in the game. The fourth match we have Team â€˜CWC1â€™ who claimed the second â€œVictory Royaleâ€� with 11 points over Team â€˜SPN3â€™ with 6 points. In our fifth match we have Team â€˜SPN1â€™ continued their winning streak with 7 points over Team â€˜SBâ€™ with 4 points. Moving on to our sixth match, we have Team â€˜CWC1â€™ also taking another win with 9 points over Team â€˜What Do You Meanâ€™ with 3 points.
In the seventh match of the losersâ€™ bracket we have Team â€˜SPN3â€™ taking the win with 5 points over Team â€˜SBCâ€™ with 3 points thus eliminating Team â€˜SBCâ€™. The eighth match of the losersâ€™ bracket we have Team â€˜FSUâ€™ taking the win with 5 points over Team â€˜CWC2â€™ with 3 points thus eliminating Team â€˜CWC2â€™. With two teams eliminated from the tournament the night ended with 8 games played on the first day. The ninth match Tournament continued the next day starting with Team â€˜CWC1â€™ of the winners bracket taking the win with 8 points over Team â€˜World Class Gentsâ€™ with 2 points. The tenth match we have Team â€˜SPN1â€™ claiming their second â€œVictory Royaleâ€� and 10 points over Team â€˜Staticâ€™ with zero points.
We then move to the eleventh match of the losers bracket with Team â€˜SPN3â€™ securing a close win with 2 points over Team â€˜FSUâ€™ with 1 point becoming the third team to be eliminated from the tournament. Our twelfth match we have Team â€˜SBâ€™ securing a win of 6 points eliminating Team â€˜What Do You Meanâ€™ with 2 points. In the thirteenth match we move back to the winnersâ€™ bracket where Team â€˜SPN1â€™ once again took the win with 5 points over Team â€˜CWC1 with 2 points. Our fourteenth match Team â€˜SPN3â€™ with a close win of 3 points eliminating Team â€˜World Class Gentsâ€™ with 2 points. Fifteenth match, Team â€˜Staticâ€™ took the win with 2 points eliminating Team â€˜SBâ€™ with zero points. The sixteenth match, Team â€˜SPN3â€™ wins with 6 points eliminating Team â€˜Staticâ€™ with 2 points.
With only three teams remaining, our semi-finals will now begin with third place, In the first match of the semi-finals Team â€˜CWC1â€™ snatches the win with a score of 11 points over Team â€˜SPN3â€™ advancing to the finals to face off against Team â€˜SPN1â€™ who remains undefeated throughout the tournament. Finally with only 2 teams left we have Team â€˜SPN1â€™ versus Team â€˜CWC1â€™ in the final round. In the first match of the finals Team â€˜CWC1â€™ takes a close win of 1 point over Team â€˜SPN1â€™ with zero points making this the first loss for Team â€˜SPN1â€™. In the second and final match we have Team â€˜CWC1â€™ taking the win with 4 points over Team â€˜SPN1â€™ with zero points.
Congratulations to our eSports Micronesiaâ€™s 2019 Fortnite 2v2 Team Champion and $60.00 winner, Team â€˜CWC1â€™. In second place, Team â€˜SPN1â€™ took home $40.00. In third place, Team â€˜SPN3â€™ took home $30.00. We thank all our participating teams and spectators for joining us this evening and for supporting our local eSports Gaming Community.
Source: Google News : http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/sports/109866-cwc1-wins-2-day-fortnite-tournament-crown