The Fortnite Chipotle Challenger Series began October 1 and has returned to its roots. We have all the details on the tournament as streamers, players and pros battle it out to see who can take home 50,000 burritos! No, wait I mean dollars!
The Chipotle Challenger Series is an odd tournament because it is sometimes played on different games, last year was CoD for example. The tournament is serious fun and a chance for players of all skills to compete. Of course, you still needed to qualify for the main event.
Where to Watch The Fortnite Chipotle Challenger Series
If you missed the live event, you can check out the Chipotle Twitch channel for the tournament VoD. Yeah, that’s right, a fast-food joint has a gaming channel! See who won the $50,000 prize pool for yourself. We have the results at the end of this article!
Or you could always watch TSM’ Myth cook some Chipotle instead!
Who Played in the Fortnite Chipotle Challenger Series
A list of celebrities, streamers, YouTubers, and qualifier winners played in the main event of the tournament:
Streamers and Pros
- Stable Ronaldo
Celebrities and Influencers
- Soccer phenom Christian Pulisic
- Hoopster Josh Hart
- Top hoops draft picks Cole Anthony, Obi Toppin, and Tre Jones
- DJ Deacon Phillippe
What Did the Tournament Format Look Like?
The Fortnite Chipotle Challenger Series event featured four qualifiers for Trios to battle in. The top four teams from each qualified for the finals. A lobby of 33 trio teams with streamers, celebrities, and athletes comprised the finals. The highest-scoring teams after 5 rounds won it all.
The Fortnite Chipotle Challenger Series Winners
A total of $50,000 in prize money was up for grabs! And more amazingly, the winners got free Chipotle for a year, a great albeit unhealthy prize!
- 1st: Ronaldo - Furious - Illest $30,000
- 2nd: Cented - Edgey- Commandment $15,000
- 3rd: Epikreeet - Dfavs - Wavy $5,000
The finals were rather close with only a three-point margin separating first and second place. However, it is not surprising that the top three top teams all have Fortnite Pros. The field was stacked, and the light-hearted nature of the stream and tournament makes it a fun watch, we suggest checking out the tournament VoD!