We’ve got confirmation of the 27 teams participating in the PUBG Mobile World Invitational from July 11 in Saudi Arabia. With $3 million up for grabs in the massive prize pool, the eSports event looks to be big for one of the most popular battle royale games out there.
Taking place at Gamers8: The Land of Heroes, the biggest eSports and gaming festival, there are going to be a lot of eyes on the event over the days it runs, wrapping up on July 16. There’s even more money up for grabs, too, with a $100,000 prize pool for any players who beat some PUBG eSports records during the event.
The full lineup of teams will include Bigetron Red Villains, Alpha7 Esports, FaZe Clan, Alter Ego Ares, Stalwart Esports, and the 2022 PMWI Champion Vampire Esports. The 2023 PMWI will also feature frequent PUBG collaborator Alan Walker, a musician, who will compete in a showmatch with 2022 PMWI champions, Vampire Esports on July 13.
You can check out the trailer for the event below, plus a full list of teams participating.
- Bigetron Red Villains – PMPL Indonesia
- FaZe Clan – PMPL Thailand
- SEM9 – PMPL Malaysia
- Infinity IQ – PMPL Vietnam
- Yangon Galacticos – PMPL SEA Wildcard
- DRS Gaming – PMPL South Asia
- AGON x I8 Esports – PMPL Pakistan
- iKURD E-SPORTS – PMPL Arabia
- Team Falcons – PMPL Africa
- Mezexis Esports – PMPL North America
- Aton Esports – PMPL Latin America
- Alpha7 Esports – PMPL Brasil
- S2G Esports – PMPL Türkiye
- Gaimin Gladiators – PMPL Europe
- Vampire Esports – 2022 PMWI Champions
- R8 Esports – Host Country (Saudi Arabia)
- YOKOHAMA DONUTS VARREL – PUBG MOBILE Showdown 2023: Korea vs Japan
- Dplus KIA- PUBG MOBILE Pro Series (Korea)
- Twisted Minds – Saudi eLeague
- Tianba – PEL Spring Finals
- Six Two Eight – PEL Spring Finals
- REJECT Tokyo – PUBG MOBILE Japan League
- Alter Ego Ares – SEA Super League
- Box Gaming – SEA Super League
- Stalwart Esports – South Asia Championship
- Geekay Esports – MEA Championship
- Alpha7 Esports – Americas Championship
- Fire Flux Esports – European Championship
- x6 to qualify through ALLSTARS Stage