Introduced at a special launch price of Rs 49, the programme will offer gamers extra winnings, exclusive tournaments
National, March 23, 2021: Mobile Premier League (MPL), India’s largest esports and skill-gaming platform, today announced the launch of a premium subscription-based service for its gamers, MPL VIP. The MPL VIP subscription is available at an inaugural launch price of Rs 49 for 60 days, post which gamers who are subscribed will be charged Rs 99 for 30 days, with the option to cancel at any time.
The gaming platform is offering a host of special benefits and features for its premium gamers under the MPL VIP programme. For gamers participating in paid contests, winners will get two percent extra winnings every time they win a contest, tournament, etc. (Terms and Conditions apply)
VIP users will also get VIP Tickets worth Rs 5 every day, which will enable them to participate in paid contests and tournaments on the MPL platform. There will also be exclusive events on MPL, such as special tournaments, etc, that will only be open to VIP gamers.
The VIP programme can be bought on the MPL app and gamers have been able to avail of the programme since the second week of March. The initial response to the subscription-based service has been phenomenal.
With Rs 5 worth of free tickets every day for subscribers as well as the potential two percent extra winnings, the guaranteed minimum value of Rs 150 that the VIP programme will generate for a user will be far higher than the introductory price of Rs 49.
“With over 7 crore gamers on MPL in India, we felt it was the right time to introduce a subscription-based service for those who want to maximise their experience on the MPL platform. The response we have seen so far in terms of gamers’ interest and the value that this programme has generated has been very encouraging. We plan to offer more benefits for our VIP subscribers in the days to come,” said Naman Jhawar, Senior Vice President, Strategy and Operations, MPL.
MPL is Asia’s biggest eSports and mobile gaming platform, with over 70 million users in India and 3.5 million in Indonesia. MPL has worked with numerous game developers and on-boarded over 70 games on its platform. It was founded in 2018 by Sai Srinivas and Shubh Malhotra. The gaming platform currently employs over 500 personnel with offices in Bengaluru, Pune, Jakarta, and Singapore.