Epic Games have just announced that there will be free rewards for players who compete in the Australian Open Summer Smash.
Epic Games have officially announced that Fortnite will be featured at tennis’ first Grand Slam event of the year, the Australian Open. There will be a $100,000 AUD charity prize pool for the Saturday Trios Pro-Am and $400,000 AUD prize pool for the Sunday Solo competition.
You can also play at home on February 1st and 2nd for the Summer Smash Cup in-game, where you can earn free rewards depending on your placements and eliminations in the competition. In order to compete you must be at least level 15 on your Fortnite account and have the 2-Factor authentication set up on your Epic Games account.
How to Get the Free Fortnite Komplete Skin
As previously mentioned, there are rewards you can earn for how well you place in the in-game event and one of the rewards you can earn is the Komplete Skin. You will earn this Skin if you are in the Top 10%. The Skin if of Rare rarity and has the description, “The world’s waiting, make your mark” and here is what it looks like:
How to Get the Free Fortnite Street Shine Pickaxe & Paint Splash Wrap
You can also be rewarded with the Street Shine Pickaxe and Paint Splash Wrap. The Street Sign Pickaxe is of Epic rarity and has the description, “This way to superior swiping” and will be awarded to players who are in the top 25%. Here is what it looks like:
The Paint Splash Wrap is of Rare rarity and will be awarded to all players that are in the Top 50% and can be seen below:
You can see the official blog post by Epic Games below. Good luck!
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