HP has partnered with PUBG Corp and Intel For PUBG HP Omen Challenger Series. PUBG is one of the most popular game right now and this is a great opportunity to promote the e-sports business. HP along with PUBG Coro and Intel will organise tournaments in countries like India, China, Japan, Australia, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Korea, new Zealand and Philippines.
There are two categories in the tournament including Amateur and Influencer with a total pool Prize of $50000 around Rs 35,00,000. Registrations for the HP Omen PUBG Challenger series are now open via the HP Omen website and online qualifying games will begin from 15th September 2018.
A total of 80 amateur teams with 4 player each will compete in the qualifying round of country. The qualifiers will also be live streamed via different streaming studios. Two Influencers from each country will get a chance to form a team of four and compete in the Grand finals which will be held in Bangkok, Thailand. A total of 40 teams will compete in the amateur and Influence categories. The final will take place on 2nd November – 4 November 2018.
“HP continuously pushes boundaries to develop the latest cutting-edge and comprehensive portfolio of Omen gaming devices to fuel the passion, excitement and competitive spirit of gamers,” said Foo Siew Ting, Head of Personal Systems Marketing, HP Asia-Pacific and Japan. “Beyond developing groundbreaking technologies, our collaborations with the likes of PUBG Corporation are pivotal for developing deeper connections within the gaming community and evolving the landscape together.”
“With close to 1.5 billion gamers now gaming on PCs, Intel is continuously pushing the boundaries to deliver the best e-sports and gaming experience to this rapidly growing market. Intel has a long history of success in e-sports and gaming and being a part of Omen Challenger Series with HP and PUBG demonstrates our continued commitment to this space,” said Ajay Mohan, Director of Marketing, Intel Asia-Pacific and Japan.
So if you are a PUBG gamer and want to take part in the competition, register now and start practicing for the qualifiers. This a great initiative by Intel and HP especially for India as it will promote the e-sports category in the country. Stay tuned to Sid Tech for latest tech news, deals, reviews and more.
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