PUBG MOBILE Challenger Cup in EMEA with prize pool of €10,000 and global daily cups supports the esports ecosystem
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– PUBG MOBILE comes to FACEIT for the first time with the launch of PUBG MOBILE Challenger Cup in EMEA and daily cups for FACEIT Points
– Players can sign up now to compete in the first set of qualifiers for PUBG MOBILE Challenger Cup, beginning on August 10th
– PUBG MOBILE Challenger Cup will give teams the chance to compete for a prize pool of €10,000
– PUBG MOBILE comes to FACEIT for the first time to help discover and support upcoming talent on their path to pro careers
London, UK, August 4, 2023 – ESL FACEIT Group (EFG), the leading esports and video game entertainment company is excited to reveal that PUBG MOBILE, one of the world’s most popular mobile games, is coming to FACEIT for the first time. The world’s leading online platform for competitive gaming, FACEIT, today opens registrations for qualifiers for the PUBG MOBILE Challenger Cup in EMEA and launches daily cups to support the PUBG MOBILE esports ecosystem and provide a training platform for aspiring pro players.
The game changing launch invites the PUBG MOBILE community to hone their skills in competitive matches against other aspiring players to gain experience, earn rewards, and compete in the ultimate competitive environment. Registration is open now for the first of 16 Qualifiers for the PUBG MOBILE Challenger Cup in EMEA which begins on August 3, 2023. Successful teams will go on to compete in the PUBG MOBILE Challenger Cup Finals from September 9th-10th, 2023, giving PUBG MOBILE players in the region the chance to shine as they battle for €10,000.
In the new global PUBG MOBILE daily cups on FACEIT, players will have the opportunity to compete in rotating solo, duo, and squad formats where they can compete for FACEIT points, now redeemable in the FACEIT Shop for UC (the in-game currency in PUBG MOBILE).
PUBG MOBILE was named the most-watched battle royale esport in 2022 and has one of the largest esports ecosystems in the world. FACEIT is the world’s leading online platform for competitive gaming.As a go to destination for competitive players, the new PUBG MOBILE tournaments represent a significant development for the mobile esports ecosystem.
“This is our first collaboration with the PUBG MOBILE community and one of the biggest mobile launches on FACEIT to date. This move is just another step towards our long-term strategy of building open, aspirational, rewarding and sustainable esports ecosystems by leveraging our platform technology and decades of experience” said Milos Nedeljkovic, Director of Product Marketing from ESL FACEIT Group (EFG)
FACEIT players can download the mobile app to register and compete in the qualifiers for PUBG MOBILE Challenger Cup in EMEA now, and take part in the daily cups to earn in-game currency.
FACEIT creates a world where the community has the power to shape video games. As the leading independent competitive gaming platform for online multiplayer PvP gamers. We aim to further the esports ecosystem by offering players of all levels the chance to compete in a competitive environment with the games they love while providing publishers and third-party organizers with the tools needed to build their competitive community. FACEIT is part of ESL FACEIT Group, the leading competitive games and esports company.
About PUBG MOBILE
PUBG MOBILE is based on PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS, the phenomenon that took the world of interactive entertainment by storm in 2017. Up to 100 players parachute onto a remote island to battle in a winner-takes-all showdown. Players must locate and scavenge their own weapons, vehicles and supplies, and defeat every player in a visually and tactically rich battleground that forces players into a shrinking play zone.
About ESL FACEIT Group
ESL FACEIT Group (EFG) is the leading esports and video game entertainment company dedicated to creating worlds beyond gameplay where players and fans become community. EFG is built on a legacy of world-renowned brands including ESL, FACEIT, DreamHack and DreamHack Sports Games, providing innovative ecosystems for global communities of players, fans and creators around the games they love. Working alongside leading partners, brands and global IPs, EFG operates an unmatched portfolio of live events, digital platforms and developer tools that reach and engage millions of gamers worldwide. For more information visit www.eslfaceitgroup.com.