Trying to prove your Fortnite skills or get that new skin you’ve been eyeing at? Well now’s your chance with the return of the LTM Solo Showdown. Today, Epic Games announced that Solo Showdown will be returning as a LTM along with prizes for the top 100 ranking players within the mode. Make sure to get your practice games in because you will only have 25 games that will be counted towards your overall score, after your first 25 games your rank will be final. Good luck to everyone participating in Solo Showdown!


Play at least 25 matches in the Solo Showdown LTM within the same server region. Note that ‘NAE’ and ‘NAW’ server regions are considered the same server region for this contest.


The Contest is open, and the Solo Showdown LTM will be available, from July 27nd, 2018 at 10:00AM EST to July 30th, 2018 10:00AM EST.


No purchase necessary.

To be eligible for the Contest, you (“Contestant”) must:

  • be 16 or older;
  • be a valid Fortnite licensee under the Fortnite End User License Agreement (;
  • have a Fortnite account registered on or before July 18, 2018;
  • play at least 25 Solo Showdown LTM matches.

The Contest is open to participants worldwide, but is void wherever restricted or prohibited by law.


The following scoring structure shall apply solely to this Contest.
Each match awards a Score based on final placement. Cumulative Score across the contestants 25 matches will determine winners.

For example, finishing first place within a match will award you 100 points while finishing 20th place within a match will award you 50 points. Exact placement Scores below:

Placement  Points
1 100
2 94
3 91
4 88
5 85
6 80
7 75
8 70
9 65


Placement Points
10 60
11 – 15 55
16 – 20 50
21 – 30 45
31 – 40 40
41 – 50 35
51 – 75 30
76 – 100 25


Solo Showdown LTM Returns

By The Fortnite Team

Hey everyone,

We’re pumped to bring our players another competitive experience with the return of the Solo Showdown Limited Time Mode.

Trying to prove yourself on the battlefield? Queue up for the Solo Showdown mode for a hotly contested Battle Royale experience. Unlike other LTMs, Solo Showdown will not change core gameplay of the current Solo mode. Instead, you will be placed against other self-selected competitors making this the ultimate test of survival.

The Fortnite team will frequently update this blog with the Solo Showdown standings. Top performers will be rewarded at the conclusion of this competition.*


  • 1st Place: 50,000 V-Bucks
  • 2nd – 4th Place: 25,000 V-Bucks
  • 5th – 50th Place: 13,500 V-Bucks
  • 51st – 100th Place: 7,500 V-Bucks

Your first 25 matches in the Solo Showdown LTM will be counted towards your Score. You can see the full rules here.

Eligible, top performers in the Solo Showdown may also receive invitations to future Summer Skirmish events.

*Solo Showdown ends on 07/30 at 10:00am ET