Pubg Mobile Esports has announced its partnership with soft drink brand Mountain Dew for the Pubg Mobile Pro League (PMPL) South Asia.
The event is scheduled to resume from 22nd May to 14th June which got delayed by few weeks due to COVID 19 outbreak. The tournament has been shifted from the LAN event to online format seeing the effect of coronavirus pandemic all over the world.
The partnership between the two companies i.e. Pubg Mobile and Mountain Dew, owned by PepsiCo are to become the official beverage partner of the event. The company became the “premium sponsor” of the league which can be seen in the latest released announcement by the organizer featuring the Mountain Dew logo.
We are delighted to partner with PUBG MOBILE Esports Program for its 2020 PUBG MOBILE Pro League South Asia. Mountain Dew has been a part of the esports journey for many years now & we recognize the potential of mobile gaming and esports in India.
In past Mountain Dew has been the sponsors of many esports events such as MTN DEW AMP GAME FUEL and has been in partnership with the leading esports company, ESL.
We are very pleased to partner with Mountain Dew and PepsiCo on PMPL South Asia. Mountain Dew is amongst the most iconic brands in India & worldwide; it has been a part of the gaming & esports community for years and is a beverage that’s loved by gamers worldwide. We are sure with the synergies that we share, this partnership will stretch the reach of the Pro League, and create excitement with the fans of both PUBG MOBILE and Mountain Dew.
A total of 20 teams will be competing in the regular season of the league from which the top 3 teams will directly qualify for the Pubg Mobile World League Eastern region. Moreover, top 2 teams from the finals will get the slot in the World League adding to the total of 5 teams from South Asia region. The prize pool for the PMPL South Asia is $200,000.
The teams have been grinding hard for this event for a long time. With the announcement of the commencement of the league and the addition of Mountain Dew as the sponsor for the league the players are pumped up to show their skills in the battlefield.