PUBG Mobile India Esports: Ghatak Teases Huge Prize Pool & Increased Salaries

Vignesh Raghuram
20/Nov/2020 09:11 am

TSM Entity Ghatak hints at a 6 Crore+ Prize Pool and increased player income when PUBG Mobile India Esports Kicks Off.
This is consistent with the remarks that James Yang, Director of PUBG Mobile Global Esports made yesterday.
Yang stated that the PUBG Mobile Esports prize pool for 2021 will be the biggest one in mobile esports history.

PUBG Mobile India might just be the most awaited game of the year. The sheer number of people awaiting any information about the game’s release is mind-boggling. With several teasers and announcements, the hype accompanying PUBG Mobile’s return to India has grown by leaps and bounds over the last few days. 

Now there is more information from TSM Entity PUBG Ghatak, who is suggesting that the game’s release might completely revolutionize the esports industry in India. 

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TSM Entity Player Ghatak Hints At Massive PUBG Mobile Esports Circuit

TSM Entity player/coach Ghatak has just stated that PUBG Mobile esports tournaments will feature INR 6 Crore ($809,160 USD) as prize money for the winners with the average Tier 1 esports player receiving a salary in excess of INR 40,000 ($539).

Speaking to AFK Gaming, Ghatak said:

“While we have to wait and watch for the official announcements, all I can promise is that we are headed towards exciting times. I'm glad to have invested my energy and time into my boys who I'm sure are going to top every tournament that's headed India's way.”

Considering the fact that Indian PUBG Mobile tournaments like the PUBG Mobile India Series 2020 and PMCO - Fall Split: South Asia reward the winners with up to 40% of the total prize pool, we can estimate that the tournament will feature a net prize pool that exceeds INR 15 Crores($2,024,032) which will make it the largest mobile esports tournament in the world.

PUBG Mobile Prize PoolThe total prize pool in PUBG Mobile Esports for 2020 was over $5 Million. 

If this indeed turns out to be actually true, PUBG Mobile India will become the biggest esports game in India by a massive margin. The incredibly high prize pool and salaries will make esports a viable, reliable source of income for aspiring pro players who in turn can focus on developing their skills in the game.

Other Hints On PUBG Mobile Massive Prize Pool

Earlier yesterday, James Yang, Director of PUBG Mobile Global Esports spoke about the ecosystem of the game in a keynote address at ESI Winter Digital 2020. He stated that the PUBG Mobile Esports prize pool for 2021 will be the biggest one in mobile esports history and that his team's vision is to make PUBG Mobile the first tier 1 mobile esport in the world. 

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Vignesh has been covering the esports industry for nearly 5 years starting with the early days of the DPC. His industry expertise includes experience in Dota 2, CS:GO and Mobile Esports coverage.