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FNCS Major 3: How to watch and earn free cosmetics

Get these FNCS cosmetics before they’re gone.

FNCS Major 3 starts this weekend on the road to the FNCS Global Championship LAN in October. Competitors in the six Fortnite regions are competing for a share of $2 million and a spot in the Global Championship this October. The stakes couldn’t be higher, and viewers can grab their piece of FNCS Major 3 with free FNCS drops.

Today, we’ll explain how you can watch FNCS Major 3, the Last Chance Major, and unlock free in-game cosmetic rewards.

FNCS Major 3 & Last Chance Major: Schedule & how to watch

This weekend, Major 3 and the Last Chance Major round out the Fortnite Champion Series ahead of the Global Championship. The Major 3 Qualifiers begin this weekend and continue each weekend until the Grand Finals on August 12 and 13. Then, the Last Chance Major will occur on August 20 in all regions.

Here is a look at the complete broadcast schedule:

European Broadcast (English)

  • FNCS Major 3 - Week 1 Finals – Saturday, July 22, 7 PM CET
  • Week 2 Finals – Saturday, July 29, 7 PM CET
  • Week 3 Finals – Saturday, August 5, 7 PM CET
  • Grand Finals – August 12 & 13, 7 PM CET
  • FNCS Last Chance Major – Sunday, August 20, 7 PM CET

North America Broadcast for NA Central (English)

  • FNCS Major 3 – Week 1 Finals – Sunday, July 23, 8 PM ET
  • Week 2 Finals – Sunday, July 30, 8 PM ET
  • Week 3 Finals – Sunday, August 6, 8 PM ET
  • Grand Finals – August 12 & 13, 8 PM ET
  • FNCS Last Chance Major – Sunday, August 20, 8 PM ET

Brazil Broadcast (Portuguese)

  • FNCS Major 3 – Week 1 Finals – Sunday, July 23, 6 PM BRT
  • Week 2 Finals – Sunday, July 30, 6 PM BRT
  • Week 3 Finals – Sunday, August 6, 6 PM BRT
  • Grand Finals – August 12 & 13, 6 PM BRT
  • FNCS Last Chance Major – Sunday, August 20, 6 PM BRT

Asia Broadcast (Japanese)

  • FNCS Major 3 – Week 1 Finals – Saturday, July 22, 6 PM JST
  • Week 2 Finals – Saturday, July 29, 6 PM JST
  • Week 3 Finals – Saturday, August 5, 6 PM JST
  • FNCS Major 3 Grand Finals – August 12 & 13, 6 PM JST
  • FNCS Last Chance Major – Sunday, August 20, 6 PM JST
Image Credit: Epic Games
Image Credit: Epic Games

You can catch the action every weekend on Twitch, YouTube, Twitter, TikTok, and Fortnite’s official website. Additionally, you can watch FNCS Major 3 by queuing into the Legend’s Landing map (island code 3303-7480-5925).

Below, we’ve provided a list of links you can use to watch the tournament:

English coverage:

Portuguese (Brazil) coverage:

Japanese (Asia) coverage:

How to unlock the free cosmetic drops

Five free Twitch Drops are up for grabs beginning on FNCS Major 3 Week 2 and continuing until the Last Chance Major. You can unlock a Spray, Emoticon, Back Bling, and two Loading Screens during that period.

Unfortunately, there is only one way to earn these free cosmetics. You must watch the official broadcast on Fortnite’s website. It’s worth noting that you cannot unlock these cosmetics any other way.

Here is a look at the cosmetic drops:

Image Credit: Epic Games
Image Credit: Epic Games
  • Raptor Rider Spray – Week 2 (July 29-30)
  • Lush Moves Loading Screen – Week 3 (August 5-6)
  • King Me-ow Emoticon – FNCS Major 3 Grand Finals Day 1 (August 12)
  • 8 Lives Down Loading Screen – FNCS Major 3 Grand Finals Day 2 (August 13)
  • FNCS Protector Back Bling – FNCS Last Chance Major (August 20)

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