Look North World launches new Fortnite Island Carrera Coast in UEFN with largest prize pool in Fortnite Creative history

Look North World launches new Fortnite Island Carrera Coast in UEFN with largest prize pool in Fortnite Creative history


AAA Developers Alex Seropian and Team Announces Unprecedented $18,000 and 300,000 V-Bucks Tournament Prize Pool For Their Second Fortnite Creative Game in UEFN

LOS ANGELES, CA (October 25, 2023) -- Look North World today launched a tournament in support of their latest Unreal For Fortnite (UEFN) game Carrera Coast. This exciting competition boasts a record-breaking prize pool, offering winners a staggering $18,000 and 300,000 V-Bucks—the most substantial rewards ever witnessed in a Fortnite Creative tournament. Look North World is led by developers with AAA hits in their back pockets and quirk in their brains such as Alex Seropian of Bungie, Disney and Industrial Toys fame, and Patrick Moran, formerly from Amazon, Disney and Kongregate.

Carrera Coast, a spiritual homage to classic shooters of the 90s and early 2000s, Carrera Coast is a medium sized team deathmatch map to supports a wide range of gameplay with asymmetric gameplay. Players are able to quality for an $18,000 prize pool bracket tournament on November 9th, 2023 alongside some of the biggest Fortnite streamers, including Bewitching, Bhronos, FoxMan, HappyHappyGal, Swearin, and GoatR2. All participants stand a chance to claim their share of the 300,000 V-Bucks prize pool by engaging in daily challenges from October 25th to November 3rd. This tournament is powered by Team Hero and details are available at teamhero.gg.

Patrick Moran, COO of Look North World, emphasizes their commitment to providing players and content creators with unparalleled value. "We firmly believe that the most effective marketing campaigns begin with delivering immense value to our players and equipping content creators with the tools they need to engage and play alongside their audiences. Our culture of experimentation extends from game development to our marketing and publishing operations, where we aim to listen to players, experiment, learn, and consistently build our community with each release."

Look North World also includes several industry wizards from Industrial Toys/EA. These talents include CTO Jay Pecho, Principal Artist Aaron Marroquin, Art Director Prashant Patil and Creative Director Kyle Marks. Look North World’s seed round is led by London Venture Partners, a leader in gaming-focused venture capital funding. They are joined in this initial round by 1Up Ventures and Hibbard Road Partners.

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