A 15-year-old teenager from Rivière-du-Loup, Vincent Fortin, won the FNCS video game tournament, which took place on June 26 and 27. He also joined an American electronic sports team.
This victory allows him to win a tidy sum of 75,000 US dollars (93,400 Canadian dollars).
I’m very happy to have won this tournament, especially since several big names in the game Fortnite participated. No one expected me to win; I’ve never won a major tournament before this one. It proves that with hard work and perseverance, anyone can claim to win a great tournament., said in a statement, the one whose nickname is PaMstou in Fortnite.
After his victory, the young man received offers from several professional teams and accepted that of Team 33, based in Hollywood, California, but which also has an office in Toronto.