Members of DivisionX Gaming (red) and Divine Esports. Photo courtesy of PUBG Mobile Esports Vietnam’s Facebook.
Two Vietnamese PUBG teams, DivisionX Gaming and LG Divine, will participate in a tournament featuring the world’s top 32 teams in South Korea.
DivisionX Gaming (DXG) and Divine Esports (LG Divine) made the shortlist after finishing second and third at online tournament PUBG Continental Series (PCS) 3: Asia last November. Divine Esports took home the PCS 2: Asia title in September, while DXG finished sixth in the same competition.
PUBG is a competitive last-man-standing shooter online video game.
They and 30 other teams from across Europe, China, Southeast Asia, North America, Latin America, South Korea, Japan, and Taiwan received the invitation to join PUBG Global Invitational.S, or PGI.S, scheduled to take place between Feb. 2 to Mar. 28.
Both teams landed in Seoul on Saturday and are undergoing quarantine, according to PUBG Vietnam’s latest Facebook update.
Thailand’s Buriram United Esports, Attack All Around, and Daytrade Gaming are the three other SEA representatives.
The eight-week tournament features a minimum total prize pool of $3.5 million and a 30 percent revenue share from the pick’em challenge betting on team results.
Full list of 32 teams invited to PGI.S in Seoul, South Korea. Photo courtesy of PUBG Mobile Esports Vietnam’s Facebook.