F1 Esports Officially Launches Brand New Mobile Racing Tournament
A new addition for F1 esports, its first-ever smartphone-based championship
F1 esports add a revolutionary title under its competitive esports journey – F1 Mobile Racing Tournament developed by Codemasters. F1 esports has existed since 2017 and has created quite a lot of hype around it.
Launching today with the introduction of monthly qualification leagues running in September, October and November. F1 Mobile Racing Tournament will be available for everyone and will pit competitors against each other on F1 Mobile Racing which free to download and available on Google Play Store and Apple iOS store right now.
Winners from the respective qualifiers will go head to head in the finals which will be a nine days event in December. The finale will unveil the first-ever F1 Mobile Racing Esports Champion.
Julian Tan, Head of Digital Business Initiatives and Esports at Formula 1, in the press release, commented: “Mobile esports is a booming industry as Gen Zs and Gen Alpha spend more time gaming and on their phones. We see huge potential to develop our product set and expertise in this area in our ongoing effort to reach out and build our younger fanbase, providing ever more touchpoints for them to engage with Formula 1. This is part of F1’s strategy to continue making the sport more accessible to our fans through gaming and esports, especially with F1 Mobile Racing developed by Codemasters being completely free to download and with participation being free and open to all. We are excited to kick off our search for our inaugural F1 Mobile Racing Esports Champion 2020!”
This is amazing news for the F1 community and esports competitors around the world. This will boost the mobile gaming ecosystem by adding one more competitive title.