Quarters, Atlantis Announce Fornite Tournament with $3,000 Prize Pool
GREENWICH, Conn. – March 18, 2021 – Quarters, the cross-game blockchain token creating new ways to play, and Atlantis Scrims NA will host the “POQ.gg Trio Series” starting Thursday, March 25. Competitors will vie for a share of $3,000 prize pool, putting their Fornite Trios skills to the test.
Open to the public, the POQ.gg Trio Series will take place over the course of a month with weekly qualifiers and finals culminating in the Grand Finals on Friday, April 16. There, the top 15 teams will have the opportunity to compete alongside popular Fornite pros and livestream personalities like Clix, Bugha, Reverse2k, Chap, NateHill, and FaZe Clan’s Megga, Dubs, and Bizzle.
Players who would like to participate must be POQ registered users. Those interested in watching can catch the action live on the official POQ Twitch channel as well as view broadcasts from many of the elite streamers and teams taking part. POQ’s previous event in January drew more than 1,200 participants each week and over 1 million Twitch viewers.
- Open Qualifiers
- March 25, 2021 @ 7:00pm -10:00pm EDT
- April 1, 2021 @ 7:00pm -10:00pm EDT
- April 9, 2021 @ 7:00pm -10:00pm EDT
- Weekly Finals
- March 26, 2021 @ 7:00pm -10:00pm EDT
- April 2, 2021 @ 7:00pm -10:00pm EDT
- April 10, 2021 @ 7:00pm -10:00pm EDT
- Prestige Qualifier: April 12, 2021 @ 7:00pm -10:00pm EDT
- Grand Finals: April 16, 2021 @ 7:00pm -10:00pm EDT
Tournament Prize Pool
- 1st place: $1,000
- 2nd place: $750
- 3rd place: $600
- 4th place: $350
- 5th place: $300
POQ is a platform where a high-competitive community of gamers can connect with many of the most popular names in gaming. With support across a wide variety of titles, including Fornite, Valorant, FIFA, Call of Duty, League of Legends, and more, POQ is dedicated to facilitating engaging gaming experiences. With entry fees on the line, there’s a higher level of gameplay to enjoy for everyone, whether they’re streamers, players, or viewers.
“Quarters was born as a consumer-friendly alternative to in-game spending that allows players to spend their virtual currency however and wherever they please, but our mission has grown with our community ” said Timothy Tello, COO, Pocketful of Quarters. “The platform is now a hot spot for esports pros and competitive gamers to come together and enjoy wonderful events like our upcoming POQ.gg Trio Series with Atlantis Scrims NA. We hope to see you on the battlefield and on Twitch when the competition kicks off on March 25 and continues through April!”
Available via the App Store and Google Play, Quarters can be used across a variety of gaming platforms and popular titles. Game studios can collect and exchange Quarters for Ethereum. These premium tokens have a fixed price, cannot be sold, and are for entertainment purposes only.
About Pocketful of Quarters
Quarters started with an idea from the company’s 12-year-old Co-Founder and board member, George B. Weiksner. After expressing his frustration with losing in-game currencies on titles he no longer wanted to play, George set out to combine his passion for cryptocurrency and gaming to come up with a solution that makes gaming better for its players.
Backed by an all-star team of advisors like Michelle Phan (Co-Founder of Ipsy) and Chris Cross (Formerly of Blizzard Entertainment, THQ, EA, and DreamWorks Interactive), Pocketful of Quarters aims to change the way we play with a universal currency across all games.