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Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 3 - Party Royale: ESPN 8: The Ocho Marathon Dates, Times And Rewards


Fortnite's Summer Party Royale continues with the ESPN 8 The Ocho Marathon hitting the big screens in the world's most popular battle royale.


The Party Royale mode launched back in April and creates a great place for players to socialise, without weapons, on their favourite platform.

Now ESPN is teaming up with Epic Games to broadcast footage of a variety of "unconventional sports," together in Fortnite.

Here's what you need to know.

Party Royale: ESPN 8: The Ocho Marathon Dates And Times

The Party Royale will start on August 8th at 9am ET/2pm BST.

What Is ESPN 8: The Ocho Marathon?

ESPN 8: The Ocho is a 24-hour marathon highlighting obscure sports like Cornhole and Spikeball.

It helps showcase how even the most bizarre physical activities can be competitive given the right circumstances.


Unlike other Party Royale events, there are no planned rewards.

Perhaps something will be announced closer to the event.

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