Krafton is all set to host the first official tournament for Battlegrounds Mobile India named The Launch Party. The event will be an all invitation tournament featuring some of India’s biggest PUBG Mobile influencers. In the invitational tournament, very few details have been revealed at the moment. Additional details such as prize pool distribution, number of matches, tournament structure. We are likely to know more about the team lineups as the event draw closer with time.
Battlegrounds Mobile India Launch Party: Teams
Eighteen teams will battle it out in the Launch Party. Each team will have a captain that will lead their teams in the event. Here is the complete list of influencers who have been announced to participate in the Launch Party.
- Gaming Guru
- Alpha Clasher
- Sreeman Legend
- Clash Universe
The event will feature a total prize pool of INR 6,00,000 ($800). It is most likely to be distributed among the top-performing teams. The exact prize pool distribution is yet to be revealed. It is most likely to be revealed once the event kicks off.
When and Where to Watch
The event will run for two days, starting from the date 8th to 9th of July, and will be streamed on Battlegrounds Mobile India’s official Youtube and Facebook page. The timing of the event is yet to be announced.
BGMI Launch Party 2021: Starting of Battlegrounds Mobile India Esports
The main motive of this tournament is clearly to bring the Indian PUBG Mobile community back, creating the hype for its upcoming competitive scene. This is why it can be seen that all the invited influencers are among India’s top PUBG Mobile streamers, content creators, and professional esports players. Krafton has started with its first big step in building the game’s competitive scene in the country.
At the moment, the entire tournament will be played on Android devices only as the game is yet to be launched on iOS devices. Despite being at an initial stage, it has announced a massive amount of 6 lakhs for the tournament. By this, it is clear that Krafton has set its bars high on BGMI competitive scene in the country.
We might see a few more invitational tournaments from Krafton which includes professional teams and esports organizations before finally announcing the Open Qualifiers for its players.