– 5 teams including Korean Gen.G confirmed to advance to Weekly Finals in Week 1
– Weekly Survival Day 2 match on November 24th
Krafton Co., Ltd. (CEO Changhan Kim) announced the results of Weekly Survival Day 1 of the ‘PUBG Global Championship (PGC) 2021’, a PUBG: BATTLEGROUNDS global esports competition. disclosed.
On the 23rd, the first day of PGC 2021 Weekly Survival was held at Paradise City Plaza in Yeongjong-do, Jung-gu, Incheon. China’s Multi Circle Gaming, Korea’s Gen.G, Asia Pacific’s FURY, America’s Oath and TSM FTX, who won chicken out of a total of 5 matches, advanced to the Weekly Finals in the first week.
Among the Korean teams, Gen.G was the only one to go straight to the Weekly Finals. Gen.G won the chicken after fierce competition with Oath, Bao Nam United, and Virtus.pro in Match 2 and confirmed the move to the Weekly Finals. The Korean teams, except for Gen.G, fought hard, but failed to acquire the chicken.
Except for the 5 teams that have confirmed their progress to the Weekly Finals, the teams will start the match on the second day of Weekly Survival on the 24th (Wednesday). The team that wins each match will go straight to the weekly finals for the first week, which will be held on Saturdays and Sundays this week. In the vacant position of the team, the 21st place team in the ranking match will be put into the match sequentially, starting with China’s Petrichor Road.
After all Weekly Survival Matches of Week 1 on the 25th (Thursday), the final 16 teams that failed to advance to the Weekly Finals will play a ranking match called ‘Bottom 16’ on the next Monday and re-rank from 17th to 32nd. .
Weekly series including Weekly Survival Match on the 24th and Bottom Sixteen Match can be viewed on YouTube, Twitch, Afreeca TV, Naver TV, and TikTok official channels at 7 pm. Through the code released during the broadcast, you can get voting rights for the winner prediction event ‘Pick’em Challenge’, and you can get free EP (esports points) from Twitch Drops and Pick&Go events on the Twitch broadcast channel. Prediction of the winner and purchase of special in-game items are available until 6pm on December 18th, before the start of the last match of PGC 2021. 30% of the PGC 2021 item sales revenue will be added to the total prize pool.
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|By Kim Young-hoon, staff reporter [email protected]|