Celebratory PCS2 Items on Sale Now With 25% of Revenue Being Distributed Back to the Teams and the full $800,000 USD Prize Pool
AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS – 19 August 2020 – PUBG Continental Series 2 (PCS2) continues after exciting Group Stages, where 16 teams from each of the four regional tournaments across Europe, North America, Asia-Pacific, and Asia advance to the PCS2 Grand Final. Each roster will have to test themselves against their region’s best sides, as well as fight for their regional $200,000 USD prize pot ($800,000 across all regions). The Europe Grand Final will take place on 29-30 August, 5-6 September and 12-13 September.
PCS2 Europe Grand Final Team Roster
At the PCS2 Europe Group Stage, 24 teams battled it out for a place in the top 16 and the right to compete at the Grand Final. After six days of action, the following teams have qualified: Faze Clan, Natus Vincere, Team Liquid, Northern Lights, ENCE, Winstreak, Omaken Sports, Raise Your Edge, Tornado Energy, TSM, ShiftW, Blaze Esports, Bystanders, ETiGET Esports, ADEPTS and Istanbul Wildcats.
Celebratory PCS2 Items
Starting today on PC and 27 August on console, fans can gear up and celebrate PCS2 by purchasing an exciting array of celebratory in-game items, with 25% of revenue being distributed across the four regions – Europe, North America, Asia-Pacfic, and Asia. 12.5% of that amount will be added to the $800,000 USD prize pot and 12.5% will be split equally amongst all participating rosters. Every PCS2 item purchase will grant at least one voting coupon that can be used with the PCS2 Pick’Em Challenge.
PCS2 in-game Items will be available on console from 27 August.
PCS2 Pick’Em Challenge Details
The PCS2 Pick’Em Challenge offers fans a chance to obtain rewards for guessing the winners of each regional tournament. A voting coupon is required to cast your vote, which can be obtained by purchasing celebratory PCS2 items or earning free coupons by watching the tournaments. Successfully predicting the winners will award players Esports Points (EP) that can be redeemed for more exclusive in-game items. EP can also be gained by voting for which teams will place higher than another. This specific voting mechanic, known as Team Faceoff, does not require voting coupons. For full details, please visit the recently published blog.
For a PCS2 summary, please view the recently released trailer. For more information on PUBG esports, please visit the Europe esports site, or follow the official PUBG esports Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, and Twitch pages.
About PUBG Corporation
PUBG Corporation, a member of KRAFTON, is the developer and publisher of the 2017 blockbuster battle royale video game, PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS (PUBG). Since its release, PUBG has sold over 70 million copies to date and achieved worldwide acclaim, including seven Guinness World Records and multiple game awards.
Headquartered in Korea, PUBG Corporation has multiple operational offices globally across North America, Latin America, Europe, Japan, and China. With the goal of developing PUBG as a global franchise, the company is currently undertaking a number of projects in esports, product licensing, and more. For more information about PUBG, please visit www.pubg.com.