The first day of competition concluded today for the inaugural PUBG MOBILE Club Open 2019 Global Championship in Berlin, Germany. The day ended with team X Quest F taking the lead with the most amount of points, followed by last year’s PUBG MOBILE Star Challenge champion RRQ Athena, Elite Gaming and Spacestation rounding out the top five.
PUBG MOBILE community members can witness all the action that transpired in the official Day One highlight reel here.
The PUBG MOBILE Club Open 2019 Global Finals esports tournament pits the top 16 teams from around the globe in the mobile game battling for the championship and $2.5 million in prize money. Be sure to tune in to the event’s official live stream to catch Day Two and Day Three here.
Leading global technology company Vivo, the official title sponsor of the PMCO Global Finals 2019, provided smartphones to empower players' conquest at the competition with an ultra-smooth gaming experience. Vivo’s game changing smartphone NEX which is now well-equipped with the latest Multi- Turbo and Turbo Mode will be the ultimate tool for gamers as they compete in the Spring Split Global Final.
The standings at the end of the first day of competition are:
- X Quest F
- Top Esports
- RRQ Athena
- Elite Gaming
- GC Busan
- Bigetron Esports
- Nova Esports
- Scarz Black
- Team Unique
- Purple Mood
- Team Queso
- Team Soul
- All Rejection Gaming
- Brazilian Killers
In addition to the gaming excitement, the crowd was treated to a special performance by Norwegian award-winning DJ and record producer Alan Walker, who rocked the arena with two songs he collaborated on with PUBG MOBILE, “On my Way” and “Live Fast”. Fans can check out the video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Xy2iK3xZwo&feature=youtu.be
Day One of the PUBG MOBILE Club Open 2019 finals also concluded the TEAM UP show match, which featured NBA superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo alongside Alan Walker and eight other celebrities and influencers from around the world including Boy Pakorn, Pevita Pearce, Chi Pu, PowerBang and more.
“When I’m not playing ball, I play games with my friends and brothers. I find the game a great way to relieve stress,” said Antetokounmpo. “In game and in real life, it is imperative to learn to team up.” The TEAM UP campaign was launched this summer to bring even more exciting, interactive content to the players.
“As our player base grows, PUBG MOBILE has become a great bridge that connects players from all over the world and has encouraged them to team up to meet challenges,” said Vincent Wang, General Manager of Global Publishing Department, Tencent Games.
The PUBG MOBILE Club Open 2019 is divided into Spring and Fall Split, each with a separate prize pool totaling $2.5 million USD. The top 16 teams from across 10 regions (South East Asia, India, the Middle East, North America, South America, Europe, Korea, Japan, China and Wildcard). The qualifiers for the PUBG MOBILE Club Open 2019 began March 2019 when over 30,000 teams battled to earn a spot at the prestigious event. PMCO 2019 provides a path for aspiring semi-pro clubs to pave their way to become esports professionals.
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.
Vivo is a leading global technology company committed to creating trendsetting smart mobile products and services. Vivo is devoted to forming a vibrant mobile internet ecosystem, and currently owns and operates an extensive network of research operations, with R&D centers in San Diego, Shenzhen, Nanjing, Beijing, Hangzhou and Taipei. These centers focus on the development of cutting-edge consumer technologies including 5G, AI, mobile photography and next-generation smartphone design.
Vivo has also set up 5 production bases around the world across China, South Asia and Southeast Asia. Vivo has over two hundred million users enjoying its mobile products and services around the world. Vivo features offline retail stores in over 1,000 cities worldwide.