Thursday, February 17, 2022

KRAFTON, Inc. Unveils BATTLEGROUNDS MOBILE INDIA Esports 2022 Roadmap for India

4 major tournaments and prize pool of INR 6 crore announced 

Battlegrounds Mobile Pro Series Season 1 and Season 2 will give away prize money of INR 2 crore each making it the largest prize pool for a single esports events in India

New Delhi, February 17th, 2022: KRAFTON, Inc., the South Korean video game company, and maker of BATTLEGROUNDS MOBILE INDIA (BGMI) today unveiled its Esports 2022 Roadmap in India. The roadmap for BGMI in 2022 features four exhilarating tournaments, cash prizes of INR 4crores, mega prizes, and a host of nation and international opportunities for sporting gamers to make a mark for themselves.

Beginning with a Battlegrounds Mobile Open Challenge (BMOC), KRAFTON Inc. will hold a total of four esports tournaments for BGMI in 2022. In 2021, BGMI recorded over 600k + registrations, 200M+ views and witnessed 493k + peak concurrent viewership. 

After its outstanding run last year, BATTLEGROUNDS MOBILE INDIA (BGMI) is here to up the stakes.

In 2022, BGMI will see four major tournaments, namely:

BMOC - Battlegrounds Mobile Open Challenge

BMPS - Battlegrounds Mobile Pro Series Season 1

BMIS - Battlegrounds Mobile India Series

BMPS - Battlegrounds Mobile Pro Series Season 2

Commenting on the roadmap for 2022, Minu Lee, Head of BATTLEGROUNDS MOBILE INDIA, KRAFTON, Inc. said, “KRAFTON remains committed to the development of the esports ecosystem in India, and in 2022, we will continue to provide a platform to players across the spectrum, be it pro-level or simply gaming enthusiasts via a range of tournaments and thoughtfully curated experiences. With more and more talent emerging, and the esports ecosystem growing exponentially in India, we look forward to hosting these tournaments that promise to be intensely competitive and full of nail-biting game moments. We are steadfast to provide a global platform for these players to showcase and harness their skills”

Having set the stage for epic championships in 2022, registrations for Battlegrounds Mobile Open Challenge (BMOC) kick off at the end of February 2022 itself with in-game qualifiers being held at the end of March. A prize pool of INR 2 crore has been announced for Battlegrounds Mobile Pro Series Season 1 and Season 2 each which will be followed by Battlegrounds Mobile India Series. The prize money of INR 2 crore will be the largest prize pool for a single esports event in India.  

Endeavoring to create a thriving ecosystem, be it within the bounds or outside of the game, KRAFTON, Inc. is constantly exploring one-of-a-kind experiences and unrivaled opportunities for giving gamers the chance to put themselves on the map and make a mark in the Esports industry. 

Stay tuned for more!


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About KRAFTON, Inc.

KRAFTON, Inc. is a collective of independent game development studios brought together to create innovative and engaging entertainment experiences for gamers across the world. The company consists of PUBG Studios, Bluehole Studio, Striking Distance Studios, RisingWings, Dreamotion, and Unknown Worlds, each with its own unique expertise. 


KRAFTON is responsible for premier entertainment properties including PUBG: BATTLEGROUNDS, PUBG: NEW STATE, The Callisto Protocol, TERA, and ELYON. As a technology-driven company that boasts world-class capabilities, KRAFTON seeks to expand its areas of business beyond games to multimedia entertainment and deep learning

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