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PubG Mobile Global Championship's official format and qualification process are out. Tencent, the organisers and the game developer, have announced a cash prize summing up to a whopping 6 million US dollars for the tournament. It would be three times the cash prize of the previous edition.
Tencent has not just increased the cash prize sum. They have also announced that the format of the tournament has changed so that more teams will participate. The championship begins on November 30, 2021.
The teams will split into two groups. The teams from South Asia, South East Asia, Korea, Japan, China and the MENA will compete in the Eastern group. Meanwhile, the Western group will have teams from North America, South America and Europe. The combined total number of teams from the two groups will be 40 (20 each group).
The tournament will have two phases - the League stage and the Grand Finals. The League stage will have teams competing to be one of the top 16 teams of the region. The top 16 teams will then play the League Finals. Six teams from Western League Finals and nine from Eastern League Finals will advance for the Grand Finals. One 'special' team will get an invitation to the Grand Finals.
The League stage begins on November 30 and will continue till December 19. The League Finals will be a three-day affair from December 22 to December 24. Similarly, the Grand Finals will also be a three-day affair, and the teams will rumble from January 21 to January 23.
𝗙𝗼𝗿 𝗦𝗼𝘂𝘁𝗵-𝗘𝗮𝘀𝘁 𝗔𝘀𝗶𝗮: 4 teams are selected based on PMGC points accumulated over two seasons of PMPL 2021. These teams are from Indonesia, Malaysia/Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam. Furthermore, four teams will qualify from the ongoing PMPL South-East Asia Championship Season 4. The tournament, as aforesaid, is going on and will conclude on October 31.
The already qualified four teams based on the PMGC points accumulated - D'Xavier, Team Secret, Genesis Dogma GIDS and The Infinity.