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PUBG Mobile reveals 2022 esports plans

The PUBG Corporation, developer of PUBG Mobile, today announced significant changes to the PUBG Mobile esports ecosystem in 2022.  Starting immediately, the changes include a new look for the PUBG MOBILE Pro League, new regions in the PUBG Mobile Club Open, as well as changes to the PUBG MOBILE National Championship. PUBG Mobile is overhauling […]

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Trovo teams up with Challengermode to create prize pool fund for PUBG MOBILE

Esports tournament platform Challengermode has partnered with streaming platform Trovo to create a prize pool fund for PUBG MOBILE teams and esports organisers. As a result of the partnership, a monthly prize pool of $2,000 (~£1,512) will be distributed to PUBG MOBILE teams and tournament organisers through the fund based on applications.  Image credit: Trovo / Challengermode […]

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PUBG Mobile esports: Taking on the West

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, or PUBG, is synonymous with battle royale. Responsible in large part for ushering in a new era for multiplayer games, PUBG is now tackling a different kind of challenge: growing its mobile version in the West.  It is no secret that competitive mobile games are much more popular in Asia than in Europe […]

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Mari ‘AtomicMari’ Takahashi named Co-owner of Spacestation Gaming

North American esports organisation Spacestation Gaming has named gaming personality Mari ‘AtomicMari’ Takahashi as Co-owner of the company. Takahashi will work alongside her business partner, Peter Kitch, current founder Shaun ‘Shonduras’ McBride, and Spacestation Integrations Co-founder Sean Holladay. Image credit: Spacestation Gaming RELATED: Galaxy Racer appoints Zoey Ng as SEA Regional Marketing Manager Streamy Award […]

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Global Esports Federation unveils details on Global Esports Tour

The Global Esports Federation (GEF) has revealed details on its inaugural running of the Global Esports Tour. Coinciding with the reveal, the GEF has named event organiser and tournament platform FACEIT as a strategic partner. Credit: Global Esports Federation RELATED: Global Esports Federation strikes partnership with Flare Networks The Global Esports Tour will take place across Hearthstone, PUBG: Mobile, […]

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Esports viewership breakdown with Esports Charts: July 2021

Every month ESI, in collaboration with Esports Charts, delves into the world of esports viewership to highlight what audiences are currently watching, along with other emerging trends in the industry. July’s viewership continues to highlight mobile esports. However, PC titles take the majority of Esports Charts’s peak viewership table with League of Legends, Dota 2 […]