Fortnite Fishing

Epic Games has just announced that Fortnite's Fishing Frenzy Contest starts today.

During the contest, you'll be able to win special items and the focus – as you might have guessed – revolves around Fortnite's recently-introduced fishing mechanic.

Here's some more information:

Things are about to get reel!

Triggerfish surfaces to present the first Fortnite Fishing Frenzy Contest. Beginning Friday, start casting your Fishing Rods for an opportunity to win a Bottom Dweller pickaxe or your very own real-life Llama Trophy!

Grab Triggerfish from the Item Shop on Friday, November 22 at 7 PM ET and send your enemies to sleep with the fishes.

COMPETITION TIMES, PRIZES & CATEGORIES

Open a can of worms on the casting competition beginning at 8am ET on Friday, November 22 until 8pm ET on Sunday, November 24.

Each server region (NAE and NAW are combined) will have one winner in each category listed

Top Angler
Catch the most fish in a single match during the competition
One champion per regional server
Awarded an engraved Llama Trophy

Small Fry Champion
Catch the most Small Fry during the competition
One champion per regional server
Awarded an engraved Llama Trophy

Flopper Champion
Catch the most Floppers during the competition
One champion per regional server
Awarded an engraved Llama Trophy

Slurpfish Champion
Catch the most Slurpfish during the competition
One champion per regional server
Awarded an engraved Llama Trophy

Mythic Goldfish = Instant Prize
Anyone that catches the Mythic Goldfish will receive a Bottom Dweller Pickaxe!

Getting Hooked on Fishing
Anyone that participates during the competition window will get the Play to Win spray
Use a Fishing Rod during the contest times
Start Date: Friday, November 22 at 8am ET
End Date: Sunday, November 24 at 8pm ET

[via epicgames.com]