Esportz Premier Series announces second edition with a greater prize pool and more competitive titles
The new season of India's Yearlong Esports Championship will feature a cumulative prize pool of INR 60,00,000 & five competitive titles featuring Free Fire, Valorant, Clash Royale, Rocket League, and Street Fighter V.
This flagship IP of Esportz.in 'Esportz Premier Series,' was first debuted in 2021 by the gaming arm of GIG WORK PVT LTD and is an open-for-all yearlong esports championship encompassing all genres of esports – PC, Mobile, & Console. The event was designed to put everyone on an equal footing. The journey began in January 2021 and concluded in December 2021, witnessing numerous amateurs rubbing shoulders with pros across the year. The maiden run of the tournament saw over 5000+ participants compete in 1000+ matches, garnering 20+ million impressions while livestreaming over 250+ days.
Esportz.in is pleased to announce that the 'Esportz Premier Series' is back in 2022 for a new season, with a prize pool of INR 60,00,000 and a total of 5 titles spanning across all 3 gaming platforms.
Alongside Free Fire & Valorant, there are three new competitive additions in the games pool featuring Rocket League, Street Fighter & Clash Royale.
- Free Fire – Mobile – Free Fire is a multiplayer battle royale mobile game developed by 111 dots studios & published by Garena for Android & iOS. Battle in style and be the last survivor.
- Clash Royale – Mobile – Enter the Arena right from your mobile! Build your battle deck and outsmart the enemy in fast real-time battles.
- Valorant – PC – A 5v5 character based Tactical FPS for PC where precise gunplay meets unique agent abilities.
- Rocket League – Console – Rocket League is the high powered hybrid of arcade-style soccer and vehicular mayhem! Customize your car, hit the field, and compete.
- Street Fighter V – Console – Street Fighter V is a fighting game developed by Capcom and Dimps and published by Capcom. It is one of the oldest and most famous combat series.
The roadmap remains the same much like last year. There will be a total of 14 Online Qualifiers across 5 games — 4 for Valorant, 4 for Free Fire, 2 for Street Fighter, 2 for Rocket League, and 2 for Clash Royale.
Top two teams from each Free Fire qualifier will be confirmed for the MEGA GRAND Finale in December, while only the single top team or player from each qualifier of Valorant, Street Fighter, Rocket League, and Clash Royale will book their seats.
India's Yearlong Esports Championship is slated to commence at the end of this month, with the Free Fire Online Qualifier #1 starting on January 31st and offering a prize pool of INR 1,50,000, as well as tickets to the MEGA GRAND Finale in December.