10 Apr 2021 1:31 AM +00:00

Fortnite World Cup 2019: Celebrity Pro-Am coming to World Cup Finals! *UPDATE*

Epic Games and Fortnite have announced the third iteration of it's famous "Celebrity Pro-Am" but this time it will be featured next weekend at the Fortnite World Cup Finals. The new Pro-Am will feature new celebrities and influencers as well as a showdown between 2018 winners Tyler "Ninja" Blevins and his partner Marshmello and this year's winners Airwaks and RL Grime. Epic Games has announced more trios in the leadup to the Pro-Am this coming weekend as well! 

The Duos!

Epic has announced the first wave of duos for the Pro-Am set to kick-off on the first day of the Fortnite World Cup; 

  • Ninja and Marshmello
  • Airwaks and RL Grime
  • DrLupo and Sigala
  • Denkops and Xavier Woods
  • One Shot Gurl and Chandler Riggs
  • Lachlan and Miam Mcintyre
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When is it?

The Pro-Am will kick off on the first day of the Fortnite World Cup Finals next weekend July 26 at 4:00 pm EST! 

Read More: Fortnite World Cup: Dates, Times, Schedule, Brackets & Everything You Need To Know

UPDATE!

Epic Games has announced three more waves of duos set to compete at the Fortnite World Cup Celebrity Pro-Am this coming weekend. From professional basketball players to world-renown singers and actors the new wave of duos is setting this up to be the best Pro-Am to date!

Photo via Epic Games

The additionally confirmed duos are:

  • CourageJD and Sean O'Malley
  • Chigua and Robleis
  • TimTheTatMan and Dante Basco
  • Solary Yoshi and Freddie Stroma
  • ImMarksman and JT Brown
  • NICKMERCS and Mario Hezonja
  • Calango and Caue Moura
  • ActionJaxon and Sarunas Jackson
  • Nick Eh 30 and Max Carver
  • Pai Tambem Joga and Detonator
  • Ewok and Jordan Fisher 
  • Jacob and Claire Grant
  • Tfue and Nav
  • Sinooh and Oh.king
  • Ghost Sean and Nick Shanholtz
  • Moyorz87 and RJ Mintte
  • Alexia Raye and Jordyn Jones
  • Cloakzy and Witt Lowry
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Epic Games has made it a tradition to find the perfect blend of popular streamers and content creators not only from Europe and North America but the whole world to come to represent their nation at the Pro-Am. With representatives from across the globe set to compete for charity this coming Friday the excitement is brewing around Fortnite World Cup! 

Will we see Ninja and Marshmello secured their second Pro-Am title? Or will a new duo rise amongst the rest in New York City!

There will for sure be more announcements in the coming days so stayed tuned to Gfinity for the full lineup

Gamescom 2019 is fast approaching and we may hear more about the future of Fortnite. Read more about Gamescom here.

Written ByNick Farrell@Nickfarrell91