PMGC 2023 Slot List Revealed: Check Qualified Teams, Dates, More
In the ever-evolving landscape of esports, the PUBG Mobile Global Championship (PMGC) stands as one of the most prestigious and highly anticipated events on the calendar. Tencent, the powerhouse behind PUBG Mobile, has recently unveiled the thrilling details of PMGC 2023, and fans worldwide are buzzing with excitement. Here’s what you need to know about this forthcoming esports extravaganza that is to be held in Turkey later this year.
PMGC 2023: A Global Spectacle
Tencent has set the stage for the fourth edition of the PUBG Mobile Global Championship, scheduled to kick off on November 2, 2023. This year’s spectacle promises to be nothing short of extraordinary, with 51 teams from across the globe vying for supremacy. While the total prize pool remains shrouded in secrecy for now, anticipation is building, and expectations are soaring.
The tournament unfolds in two captivating phases: the League Stage and the Grand Finale. In the League Stage, 48 teams will battle fiercely for one of the coveted 13 slots in the Grand Finals. Speaking of which, the Grand Finals will host 16 teams, including three specially invited squads, creating a scintillating climax to the event.
Qualified teams in PMGC 2023
Several teams have already secured their place in the PMGC 2023 through their stellar performances in the fall season of the official PUBG Mobile esports in their respective regions. Titan Esports Club (TEC), known as the dominant force from China, has secured a direct entry into the Grand Finals phase by amassing the highest points in the PEL 2023. Tencent has yet to disclose details about the other invite-based slots for the event, leaving fans curious and eager to learn more.
Below is the list of qualified teams
Titan Esports Club (China) – Finals
Stalwart Esports (Mongolia)
Xerxia Esports (Thailand)
Alter Ego (Indonesia)
Nigma Galaxy (Arabia)
Bigetron Red Villains (Indonesia)
Faze Clan (Thailand)
Genesis Esports (Myanmar)
Yoodo Alliance (Malaysia)
Morph GPX (Indonesia)
Hail Esports (Thailand)
NB Esports (Mongolia)
Six Two Eight (China)
Vampire Esports (Thailand)
IHC Esports (Mongolia)
Persija Evos (Indonesia)
Duksan Esports (South Korea)
Seventh Element (Pakistan)
Team Weibo (China)
Dplus (South Korea)
Diverse Regional Representation
The diversity of the participating teams adds to the excitement. Tencent has thoughtfully allocated slots based on regions, ensuring a rich mix of talent from around the world. Southeast Asia boasts 11 teams, South Asia and the Middle East/Africa each have 6 slots, while Europe and the Americas contribute 7 teams each. China and South Korea/Japan have 4 and 5 slots, respectively, while 4 teams have received special invites. Additionally, one team will receive an invite from the PMWI (PUBG Mobile World Invitational).
Rising Stars and Past Legends
The PMGC 2023 is features a galleria of established giants. Veterans like Alter Ego from Indonesia, Stalwart Esports from South Asia, Duksan and Dplus from South Korea, and Nigma Galaxy from Arabia have showcased remarkable prowess in their respective regions. As the tournament unfolds, it will be fascinating to see if these emerging talents can make their mark on the global stage.
Surprisingly, some fan favorites from previous editions, such as Nova Esports and the PMGC 2022 runner-ups – DRS Gaming, have not secured spots this year. This adds an element of unpredictability and ensures that PMGC 2023 will be an open battleground where new heroes will emerge.
As the esports world gears up for the PUBG Mobile Global Championship 2023, it’s evident that this event will once again capture the hearts of millions of fans worldwide. With its mix of seasoned veterans and fresh talent, diverse regional representation, and the anticipation of suspenseful battles, PMGC 2023 is poised to be an esports extravaganza like no other. Mark your calendars and get ready for an adrenaline-pumping journey into the world of PUBG Mobile esports!