PUBG Company will host an eight-week esports pageant occasion known as the PUBG GLOBAL INVITATIONAL.S (PGI.S) in South Korea. The PUBG occasion will happen from Feb. 2 to March 28, 2021, and encompasses a $3.5M USD complete prize pool.
PGI.S will function 32 world groups from South Korea, North America, Europe, Latin America, China, Japan, Southeast Asia, and Chinese language Taipei. PUBG Corp emphasised that this might be an in-person occasion that “will absolutely adhere to authorities tips” and also will apply its personal “strengthened security measures,” together with a two week quarantine interval constructed into participant and workers schedules.
Groups will compete in 16 weekly “Survival” matches, incomes prize cash and a spot within the weekly “Closing” matches. The 10 matches performed per Closing will function a bigger quantity of prize cash given out primarily based on efficiency. On the finish of PGI.S, the group with probably the most prize cash might be topped International Champions.
The occasion may also see the return of the Choose’Em Problem, which has been upgraded to function an elevated 30% income share. Extra particulars on the match format might be launched nearer to the occasion.
The Esports Observer has reached out to PUBG Corp for extra info on the place the occasion might be hosted and whether or not a dwell viewers might be permitted to attend.