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Fortnite Gamora Cup - Start Time, How To Play & Skin Release Time

Compete for the chance to win a completely free Gamora Outfit!

By Kyle Knight

August 9, 2021

Guardians of The Galaxy fans can rejoice, as Gamora is officially coming to Fortnite. To celebrate the arrival of the Marvel Hero in Fortnite, Gamora will receive her very own Cup Tournament.

Similar to other Fortnite Cup Tournaments, players will have the opportunity to unlock the Gamora Outfit and accompanying cosmetics if they earn enough points.

Here’s everything you need to know about the Gamora Cup, including how you can play and how many points you need to win a free outfit and cosmetics.

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Gamora Skin Release Date and Time

The Fortnite island might have been taken over by aliens at the beginning of Chapter 2 Season 7, but Gamora is coming to help tackle the threat.

Gamora’s new Outfit, Cloak Back Bling, Godslayer Pickaxe and Glideboard will debut in the Item Shop on August 14th at 8PM ET.

Star-Lord will also return to the Item Shop alongside Gamora on August 14th. But before the new outfit arrives in the store, there is another way to get your hands on it.

Gamora Cup – How To Play, Start Time & More

The Gamora Cup will begin on August 11th and is expected to start at 6PM BST until 9PM BST, based on previous Cup Tournament start times. Head to the Compete tab in-game to find out the start time in your region, as times may vary.

So, how does it work? Well, players will need to grab a friend as this Tournament is for Duos only. Once you and your friend are ready to go, make sure you both have 2FA turned on and then simply head to the Compete tab from the Fortnite lobby screen.

Once you’re in the Compete section, scroll through the various Tournaments until you locate the Gamora Cup. From there simply select it and start playing.

You will have a total of 3 hours to earn as many points as you can in a total of 10 different games. Check out the point system below:

Victory Royale: 42 Points
2nd: 36 Points
3rd: 32 Points
4th: 30 Points
5th: 29 Points
6th: 28 Points
7th: 27 Points
8th: 26 Points
9th: 25 Points
10th: 24 Points
11th: 23 Points
12th: 22 Points
13th: 21 Points
14th: 20 Points
15th: 19 Points
16th: 18 Points
17th: 17 Points
18th: 16 Points
19th: 15 Points
20th: 14 Points
21st: 13 Points
22nd: 12 Points
23rd: 11 Points
24th: 10 Points
25th-29th: 9 Points
30th-34th: 6 Points
35th-39th: 3 Points
40th-44th: 2 Points
45th-50th: 1 Point
Each Elimination: 1 Point

If you’re lucky enough to rank between 1st and 1,250th (NA East), you’ll earn the Gamora In-Game Cosmetic Outfit and Back Bling for free. Check out the official Gamora Cup Rules for more information.

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Kyle Knight
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Kyle is a Film and TV graduate from Coventry. He's a PC enthusiast with a not so enthusiastic PC and is all about triple-A titles!

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