Fortnite Galaxy Cup: What time, devices, rewards, Galaxy Scout Skin and wrap

The Fortnite Galaxy Cup is starts today. Here’s everything you need to know including what time it starts.

A month ago, data-miners leaked that there would be a female Galaxy Fortnite skin coming to Battle Royale. On the same day, early information regarding a Galaxy Cup leaked including a description, but there was no information as to how players could enter, or what devices would be eligible to participate.

A few days before the v13.30 Fortnite update, the Galaxy Scout skin was accidentally leaked due to the Samsung Health app adding a promotion for the Galaxy Cup which showcased the Galaxy Scout skin.

Galaxy Cup Skin and Wrap Samsung Fortnite
Galaxy Cup Skin and Wrap Samsung Fortnite

Epic then released an official blog post announcing the Fortnite Galaxy Cup. The cup begins today, and here’s everything you need to know.

Fortnite Galaxy Cup

What time is the Fortnite Galaxy Cup

The Fortnite Galaxy Cup starts today with the time available for each country when you login and check the cup/tournament section. However, we’ve listed some of the times of the Fortnite Galaxy Cup below which are for both 25th and 26th July:

  • 6pm-9pm BST, other EU countries 7-10pm
  • 5pm-8pm ET

Points/score system

A victory royale will provide players with 10 points, 2nd to 5th place get 7 points, 5 points for 6th-15th, and 3 points for those that place 16th-25th. Each elimination provides an additional point along with 1 point for each match played.

Here’s the breakdown:

Victory Royale: 10 points
2nd – 5th: 7 points
6th – 15th: 5 points
16th – 25th: 3 points

Each Elimination: 1 point

Each Match Played: 1 point

Galaxy Scout Fortnite Skin & Wrap

For players that are in the top 10,000 on day 1 or day 2 of the Galaxy cup, you’ll be rewarded with the Galaxy Scout skin which you can check out below if you haven’t already seen it:

Fortnite v13.30 Leaked Skin - Galaxy Scout
Fortnite v13.30 Leaked Skin – Galaxy Scout

For any player that earns 5 points total, you’ll receive a Galaxy wrap for your troubles.

Galaxy Wrap Fortnite
Galaxy Wrap Fortnite

The Galaxy Scout skin and wrap along with other cosmetics…