Krafton officially reveals BGMI India Series, registration date, prize pool: Krafton has officially revealed the BGMI India Series today, 15 July 2021, with a Youtube video. We had already leaked the details of the BGMI India Series in our previous reports. You would already know the details if you had read those reports.
Tournament Format of BGMI India Series 2021
The tournament starts on 2 August 2021, with in-game qualifiers, and will go on till 10 October 2021 until the grand finale.
In-game Qualifiers (2 - 8 August 2021)
Players who have registered for BGIS will have to play 15 matches with their registered team members over the given time period. The top 10 of 15 matches will be considered for evaluation and scored accordingly. In the case of a tie, certain parameters such as finishes, survival time, accuracy, etc will be considered. The top 1024 teams will qualify for the next round.
Registered squads can start playing 15 games from 2nd August, 00:00:01 hours, and have to complete their game before 23:59:59 8th August.
Online Qualifiers (17 Aug - 12 Sept)
The top 1024 squads qualifying from Online Qualifiers will be seeded into 64 groups. Each group will have to play 2 matches each on the specified dates. The top 8 teams from each group will further qualify for Round 2 of online qualifiers.
The top 512 teams from Online Qualifiers Round 1 will be seeded into 32 groups. Each group will have to play 2 matches each on the specified dates. The top 7 teams from each group will proceed to online qualifiers Round 3.
Top 224 teams from Online Qualifiers Round 3 along with 32 invited teams will be seeded into 16 groups. Each group will have to play 2 matches each on the specified dates following which the top 4 teams will qualify for Quarter Finals.
64 teams move further.
Quarter Finals (16 - 26 September)
The top 64 teams qualifying from Online Qualifiers Round 3 will be divided into 4 groups. Each group will have to play 6 matches each on the specified dates. The top 4 teams from each group will further qualify to the Semi-Finals and the remaining teams will play in the loser bracket.
The losing 48 teams will be seeded into 3 groups. Each group will have to play 6 matches each on the specified dates. The top 2 teams from each group based on the overall standings along with 2 teams with the maximum number of finishes amongst the 48 teams will qualify for the Semi-Finals. A total of 8 teams will qualify for Semi-Finals from the Loser Bracket.
Note: All Teams would receive 1 Finish Card* & 1 Placement Card** for the loser bracket.
*Finish Card = Gives a Team 2X points for their total Finishes in a match.
**Placement Card = Gives a Team 1.5X points for their placement in a match.
Semi Finals (30 Sept - 3 Oct)
16 teams qualified from the Quarter Finals along with 8 teams qualified from Loser Bracket will be divided into 3 groups who will compete against each other in a round-robin format. A set of 6 Round Robins will be played by each group. The top 16 squads with the highest cumulative points will move towards the Grand Finals.
Grand Finals (7 Oct - 10 Oct)
The top 16 teams qualifying from Semi-Finals will play 20 matches over a time period of 4 days. The squad with the highest cumulative score at the end of 20 matches shall be declared as the winner of BATTLEGROUNDS MOBILE INDIA SERIES 2021.
The Prize Pool of BGMI India Series 2021
The total prize pool of the tournament is massive Rs 1 crore. Out of which, the winner will get Rs 50 lakh. Further breakdowns are available below.
- FIRST PLACE: ₹ 1,00,00,000
- SECOND PLACE: ₹ 25,00,000
- THIRD PLACE: ₹ 10,00,000
- FOURTH PLACE: ₹ 3,00,000
- FIFTH PLACE: ₹ 2,00,000
- SIXTH PLACE: ₹ 1,50,000
- SEVENTH PLACE: ₹ 1,00,000
- EIGHTH PLACE: ₹ 90,000
- NINTH PLACE: ₹ 80,000
- TENTH PLACE: ₹ 70,000
- ELEVENTH PLACE: ₹ 60,000
- TWELFTH PLACE: ₹ 50,000
- THIRTEENTH PLACE: ₹ 40,000
- FOURTEENTH PLACE: ₹ 30,000
- FIFTEENTH PLACE: ₹ 20,000
- SIXTEENTH PLACE: ₹ 10,000
The tournament also features special categories.
- MVP: ₹ 1,00,000
- THE LONE RANGER: ₹ 50,000
- THE RAMPAGE FREAK: ₹ 50,000
- MOST FINISHES BY A SQUAD: ₹ 50,000
- THE REDEEMER: ₹ 50,000
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