NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A 16-year-old was crowned solo champion at the first ever Fortnite World Cup in Queens.
One hundred top players from around the world took part in the video game frenzy at Arthur Ashe Stadium in Flushing.READ MORE: Gov. Hochul: No Known Cases Of New COVID Variant 'Omicron' In New York
They had to take the L to 16-year-old Kyle “Bugha” Giersdorf.READ MORE: Depleted Islanders' Losing Streak Grows To 8 Games After Shutout Loss To Penguins
The American teenager will be flossing all the way to the bank with $3 million in prize money.MORE NEWS: Booker, Suns Blast Knicks, Run Winning Streak To 15 Games
It’s reportedly the biggest individual prize in competitive gaming history.