Ninja has just announced that he has partnered with Red Bull and there will be a Red Bull Rise Till Dawn Duo Tournament taking place on the 99th of Chicago’s Willis Tower from dusk till dawn on July 21st.
— Ninja (@Ninja) June 17, 2018
Here are the details announced by Red Bull on the tournament:
When the sun sets in the West on July 21, teams of two will hop on the battle bus, grabbing their favorite pickaxe and glide for Red Bull Rise Till Dawn, a dusk to dawn Fortnite Battle Royale duo competition taking place on the 99th floor of Chicago’s famed Willis Tower. Featuring a unique scoring system, the tournament will start as soon as the sun sets at 8:21 PM and continue throughout the night as teams battle to accumulate the most points possible before the sun rises over Lake Michigan at 5:35 AM.
Red Bull Rise Till Dawn is a Fortnite: Battle Royale duo event taking place on the 99th floor of Chicago’s Willis Tower from dusk until dawn. With a unique scoring system, the tournament will start as soon as the sun sets in the west (08:21 PM) and continue throughout the night as teams battle to accumulate the most points possible before the sun rises over Lake Michigan (5:35 AM).
Teams of two will compete for points based on end game placement and eliminations of other players. Additional points will be awarded for the elimination of Ninja and his teammate. For a complete breakdown on the tournament, more rules and regulations on Red Bull Rise Till Dawn can be found HERE.
Grab your favorite pickaxe and glider and register now to be part of this unique event! Hurry, as space is limited.
Tickets includes complementary parking, late night snacks, brunch, and tournament entry.
Fortnite: Battle Royale
Games will be played on a PC. Players will need to BYOC (Mouse and Keyboard, PS4 Controller, or Xbox Controller). Peripherals will be provided upon request.
The Willis Tower | 233 S Wacker Dr, Chicago, IL 60606
Complementary parking is available for paid participants at 227 W Monroe St, Chicago, IL 60606, just one block from the east entrance of the Willis Tower. Please bring your parking voucher with you and have it validated at check in on the 99th floor. Red Bull and One Parking is not responsible for any damages, lost, or stolen item.
Please enter through the Willis Tower lobby on Franklin Street. Here, you will check in at the building’s front desk with a valid driver’s license or state ID. Following check-in and security, you will follow the signs to the 99th floor where the battle bus will be awaiting you. Please arrive early as it takes about 15 minutes to go through security and up to the 99th floor.
7:00PM – Doors open
7:45PM – Group 1 takes their seats
8:21PM – Sunset – Group 1 begins
Every three games, group 1 and 2 alternates with a 15-minute break between heats
5:35AM – Sunrise – A champion is crowned
Must be 18+ to participate | Outside food and water are allowed in venue | No alcohol allowed in venue | All bags are subject to search at check in with building security | Due to limited space, there will be no spectator access or passes avaliable
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