PUBG Corporation (PUBG Corp.) today announced that ticket sales for the PUBG
Global Invitational 2018 (PGI 2018), the first global PlayerUnknown’s
Battlegrounds (PUBG) tournament presented by PUBG Corp. where
20 top professional PUBG teams from around the world will face
off for a piece of the $2 million USD prize purse, have begun. PGI
2018 will be held at the Mercedes-Benz Arena in Berlin, Germany from
July 25 to July 29.
“The PUBG Global Invitational 2018 is not simply a
tournament that showcases the potential of PUBG esports, but a
unique opportunity to bring fans from around the world together to enjoy
a truly immersive PUBG experience,” said Changhan Kim, CEO, PUBG
Corp. “We look forward to engaging with the fans in Berlin and seeing
the intense battle royale action reach a fever pitch like never before.”
Tickets to PGI 2018 are available in two tiers, Premium and First
Class, and can be purchased now at pgi.playbattlegrounds.com/ticket,
priced at €65 each, per day, for Premium tickets and €29 each, per day,
for First Class tickets. First Class tickets are also available in Duo
(2-person daily pass) and Squad (4-person daily pass) packages for those
who wish to attend the event as a group. The Duo package is priced at
€58 per day while the Squad package is offered at €99 per day.
All ticket tiers include one-day admission to PGI 2018 and
the Wasteland Collection, a set of PGI-exclusive in-game items,
consisting of the Reaper Mask, Doomsday Hoodie, Survivalist Slacks, and
the Pan of Judgment. Each of the four PGI-exclusive items will be
distributed at the event venue, a new one each day (limit one per ticket
holder, per day); attendees will need to attend all four days of PGI
2018 to complete the item set. Premium ticket holders
will also receive access to an exclusive VIP experience at Mercedes-Benz
Arena Berlin during PGI 2018, including upgraded seating
closer to the action, entry to the Premium Lounge, use of an exclusive
Premium entrance and more.
The stage is set, as 20 of the top professional PUBG esports
teams from North America will in compete in the epic, in-studio PGI
North America Qualifier finals tournament from this Friday, June 22
to Sunday, June 24. The top three teams at the PGI North America
Qualifier finals will advance to represent North America in Berlin
at PGI 2018. Fans can tune in to watch all of the action from the PGI
North America Qualifier finals at https://www.twitch.tv/playbattlegrounds.
More information on PGI 2018, including
ticket sale details, onsite events, regional qualifier can be found at
the PGI 2018 official website (pgi.playbattlegrounds.com).
About PUBG Corporation (PUBG Corp.)
PUBG Corp., an affiliate company of Bluehole Inc., began as Bluehole
Ginno Games, Inc. in 2009 and later renamed to PUBG Corp. in 2017. PUBG
Corp. is the publisher and developer of the 2017 blockbuster battle
royale video game, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG), on
multiple platforms. Since its release, PUBG has received worldwide
acclaim, achieving seven Guinness World Records and winning multiple
game awards worldwide.
Headquartered in Korea, PUBG Corp. has six operational offices globally
across North America, Europe, Japan, China. With the goal of developing
PUBG as a global franchise, the company is currently undertaking a
number of projects including esports, product licensing, and more. For
more information about PUBG Corp., please visit www.playbattlegrounds.com.
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