Tencent and PUBG Corp have introduced the first-ever PUBG Cell North American Invitational, which can see 16 of the preferred PUBG Cell content material creators battling it out in squads to win a money prize.
The aptly named ‘Participant Effectively-Identified’ match is a part of PUBG Cell’s new aggressive initiative, and can happen on Friday, August 17 and Saturday, August 18 PDT (early Saturday and Sunday morning for these on BST).
When’s it on?
Should you’re interested by watching the invitational, you may watch it stay on Fb, Twitch, and YouTube. Right here’s what time:
USA: 8pm-10pm, August 17 (PDT) and 11pm-1am, August 17/18 (EDT)
UK: 4am-6am, August 18 (BST)
AU: 1pm-3pm, August 18 (AEST)
UK: 4am-6am, August 19 (BST)
USA: 8pm-10pm, August 18 (PDT) and 11pm-1am, August 18/19 (EDT)
AU: 1pm-3pm, August 19 (AEST)
The phenomenon of PUBG
PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (or PUBG because it’s generally recognized), a battle royale which sees you combating to be the final man standing, has turn out to be a worldwide phenomenon since its early-access launch in March 2017. Promoting over 50 million copies on Steam, it’s arguably answerable for the rise in recognition of battle royale titles comparable to Fortnite.
PUBG Cell launched in March of this yr, providing gamers the possibility to participate within the motion wherever they please. Whereas the console and PC variations of the title are dropping gamers to Fortnite, the cell counterpart surpassed 10 million energetic customers simply two months after its launch.
PUBG Corp is making a push to create a thriving aggressive scene for PUBG Cell with the Participant Effectively-Identified invitational match. Beforehand, the match has taken place in Indonesia and Thailand.