PUBG Mobile has just announced the second PUBG Mobile World Invitational (PMWI) which will see the best teams from around the world compete for a $ 3 trillion prize pool starting August 11th.
The PMWI will take place in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia , marking the return of PUBG Mobile Esports to offline events with live audiences. PUBG MOBILE Global 2022 will make its big comeback this year, with a $ 4 million prize pool for competing teams. In total, the prize pool for both PUBG Mobile’s global tournaments in 2022 totaled $ 7 million.
PUBG Mobile World Invitational 2022 collaborates this year with Gamers8, one of the largest video game and esports festivals in the world, and ESL , one of the leading esports event production companies.
Sony Xperia is the official partner for PMWI 2022 race smartphones, to ensure that gamers can compete at the highest level.
In the first week of the event, from 11 to 13 August , all 18 invited teams will compete head-to-head in the Main Tournament for $ 2 million in total prize money.
Here is the full list of teams competing in the PMWI Main Tournament:
* Morph GGG (Indonesia)
* Box Gaming (Vietnam)
* Vampire Esports (Thailand)
* 4Rivals (MY / SG / PH)
* DenizBank Wildcats (Turkey)
* VIVO KEYD (Brazil)
* Aton Esports (Latin America)
* 52 Esports ( Pakistan)
* Stalwart Esports (South Asia)
* Nigma Galaxy (Arabia)
* Virtual Gaming Squad (Africa)
* TJB Esports EU (Western Europe)
* Back2Back (North America)
* REGAN.S GAMING (China)
* DWG KIA (Korea south)
* DONUTS USG (Japan)
* Team SouL (India)
* Team Falcons (KSA)
In the second week of the tournament, from 18 to 20 August, 12 teams will take part in the Afterparty Showdown , a series of competitions with the remaining million dollars in prize money up for grabs. The teams taking part in the Afterparty Showdown will be the top 5 teams of the first week, along with 6 teams chosen by the regions with a special invitation.
“After the success of the first PUBG Mobile World Invitational in 2021, we are thrilled to re-launch the event for the second time in 2022. This year, the PMWI will be the biggest and best, especially thanks to our new format which offers more opportunities. exciting for both our players and fans, ”said James Yang, Director of PUBG Mobile Esports global.
You can watch the PMWI on the PUBG MOBILE Esports YouTube channel , on Facebook and Twitch: the main tournament will be live from 11 to 13 August at 2 pm Riyadh time and the Afterparty Showdown will be live from 18 to 20 August at 2 pm local time of Riyadh.