Additional details around the PUBG Global Championship (PGC) have been revealed, it begins this weekend with The Group Stage being played November 8-10.
The Group Stage and Semifinals will both be held at the OGN Super Arena in Manhattan Beach, CA, while the Grand Finals (November 23-24) will be held at the Oakland Arena in Oakland, CA.
PC and console players will also be able to celebrate and gear up for PGC by purchasing an array of exclusive in-game items from Nov. 6-26.
Items include a PGC 2019 Clothing Set, Combat Set, M416 Weapon Skin, Dacia Skin, and Victory Dance Emote.
50% of item revenue will be shared amongst participating teams throughout the competition. 25% will go directly to the guaranteed $2 million-dollar USD prize pool, while the other 25% will be shared with teams through the PGC Pick’Em Challenge Event.
The PGC Pick’Em Challenge Event runs from Nov. 6-22 and introduces a way for esport fans to predict the tournament winners and receive exclusive rewards for guessing correctly. If you’re a League of Legends fan, you already have an idea what it’s about.
Participating PC players will receive an in-game Team Selection Coupon for every initial purchase of an item. You can also obtain a single Team Selection Coupon by finishing in the top 10 of any public match.
The coupons can then be redeemed for an opportunity to predict the winning team, and those who guess correctly will receive an exclusive PGC 2019 Weapon Skin Set, not obtainable anywhere else.
The set includes skins for the AKM, SCAR-L, Mini 14, Kar98k, and Pan.
The PUBG Global Championship brings together the best PUBG Esports teams from around the world, with the following 32 teams competing at this weekend’s Group Stage:
So, who are you betting on?