The first Spartan Invitational featuring Fortnite will be held December 2, 2022 in the UNCG Esports Arena and Learning Lab. Competitors from NC State, UNC-Charlotte, High Point University, and UNCG will begin competitive play at 5:00 p.m. The tournament will be live-streamed, with shoutcasters LifewithPanda, UNCG students Austin Holder (HurricaneDante), and Mohammed Khalafalla (AnimatedEmperor).
1st place: $500
Competitors will receive an invitation to view full tournament details on a private Discord server. Technical information is available via the Spartan Invitational Rulebook.
Want to support UNCG’s Esports team? Join us online for the livestream on Friday, December 2 starting at 5pm. Please note: In-person spectator seating will not be available at this event.
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The 3,300 square foot Esports Arena is centrally located in Moran Commons and offers a mix of gaming computers, consoles, a virtual reality system, and broadcast capabilities.