The PUBG MOBILE STAR CHALLENGE 2018 Global Finals (PMSC 2018 Global Finals) tournaments hosted by Tencent Games and PUBG Corporation (PUBG Corp.) ended on December 1th, with over 60 million online viewers and around 5000 attendees onsite. PUBG MOBILE STAR CHALLENGE 2018 also announced that RRQ Athena team is the winner of the global event. The winning team that battled their ways from Asia to the finals earned the top cash prize. CPT team from China came in second place and LH. Douyu, also came from China earned third place honors.
The teams came from several regions, including Europe, Asia, North America, South America, Japan/Korea and China to compete for bragging rights and global exposure.
After all of the anticipation and attention from everyone in the gaming world, we finally have a champion for the PMSC 2018 Global Finals,” said Vincent Wang, General Manager of Global Publishing Center, Tencent. “Congratulations goes out to RRQ Athena, who played some amazing matches over the three-day international tournament that showcased our game’s playability and action. This event caps an amazing year for PUBG MOBILEwith industry award wins, cross promotions, and the PMSC 2018 Global Finals. Next year promises to build upon this success as our game continues to take over.”
PUBG and Resident Evil 2 Collaborate:
PUBG MOBILE also announced today a cross-branding cooperation with Capcom’s game Resident Evil 2. Rick Li, head of PUBG MOBILE developing team at Tencent Games Lightspeed Quantum Studio, teamed up with PUBG Corporation. Mobile KR Publishing Director, Rafael Lim, and Capcom Resident Evil 2 ’s Producer Tsuyoshi Kanda to jointly announce the partnership between PUBG MOBILE and “Resident Evil 2” Launching in January 2019, “Resident Evil 2” will be available on multipleplatforms, and is the latest work of “Resident Evil” Series.
The masterpiece of survival horror game which has gained support from the passionate fan base across the globe, is now getting a rebirth as Resident Evil 2. From game system to the graphics and settings, all the parts have been polished and recrafted to perform as a contemporary 2019 game. The game welcomes new comers of course, but more importantly, it is also waiting for those who are familiar with the original version to come back
The world’s most popular mobile game is now teaming up with the Resident Evil 2. Let’s see what could we expect from the combination of these two super-IPs! Something is coming very soon and please look forward to it.
Achievement of PUBG Mobile:
PUBG MOBILE has enjoyed unprecedented success since its launch; It reached more than 100 million registered users in just four months, excluding China. In the spring of 2018, it reached to the top of the gaming charts in 105 countries and regions within only a week. PUBG MOBILE has exceed 30 million daily active users and 200 million downloads in 8 months. According to App Annie, PUBG MOBILE has the second highest monthly active user count among all mobile games in Q3 2018 (excluding China).
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