The PUBG Mobile Club Open 2019, a one-year event organized by Tencent and PUBG Corp, presented a new sponsor and a new prize pool
Smartphone maker Vivo will be the main sponsor of the PUBG Mobile Club Open 2019 tournament and will provide smartphones for the competition.
Furthermore, the prize pool has been increased to $ 2.5 million dollars from the initially announced $ 2 million sum.
The PUBG Mobile Club Open 2019 is a one-year international competition with spring and autumn clashes.
The smartphone maker Vivo will be the main sponsor of the competition and will also provide the devices used during the events. The Chinese company mainly produces mid-range and budget phones and has no market presence in North America.
In addition, the total PUBG Mobile Club Open 2019 prize pool has been increased to $ 2.5 million, rather than the $ 2 million confirmed for the first time this month. PUBG Mobile is the smartphone and tablet version of PLAYERUNKNOWN ‘s BATTLEGROUNDS, the highly successful shooter that is currently in the midst of its greatest PC drive.
The qualifications for the spring division of the PUBG Mobile Club Open 2019 started last week, with players from 10 regions participating in the competition. The Spring Split global finals will be held in July, while the Fall Split global finals will follow in December.
Vivo also partnered with Tencent to sponsor the 2019 King Pro League (KPL) spring season for Honor of Kings in China. Honor of Kings is a mobile MOBA game that has been released as the Arena of Valor in Western markets.