The Free Fire South Asia Showdown: Battle of the Stars featuring multiple streamers, influencers, and celebrities has finally been revealed by Garena. This event will feature popular influencers and streamers from India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Nepal. Invited celebrities will compete for a grand prize pool of 1 million Free Fire diamonds. The Free Fire South Asia Showdown: Battle of the Stars will take place on Feb. 6, 2021, and will be broadcast live in 5 languages – Bengali, English, Hindi, Nepali, and Urdu.
Free Fire South Asia Showdown Format
The Free Fire South Asia Showdown: Battle of the Stars will feature a total of 12 teams. Each team will be led by one of the top 3 streamers from each of the 4 participating nations – chosen by public voting. Teams will show their skills by competing against each other in the Battle Royale Squad Mode.
Champions - 500,000 Diamonds
1st Runner Up - 300,000 Diamonds
2nd Runner Up - 200, 000 Diamonds
Free Fire South Asia Showdown Invited Influencers
The Free Fire South Asia Showdown: Battle of the Stars will feature some of the most popular streamers and personalities from across South Asia. The team captains for each nation are:
Total Gaming (19.4 Million YT Subs)
Desi Gamers (7.8 Million YT Subs)
Two-Side Gamers (6.85 Million YT Subs)
GamingwithNayeem (1.6 Million YT Subs)
Illusionist YT (479K YT Subs)
Gaming With Zihad (698K YT Subs)
Sooneeta (3.26 Million YT Subs)
Bshow Mgr (399K YT Subs)
Tonde Gamer (2.37 Million YT Subs)
RKG ARMY (1.77 Million YT Subs)
Unusual Gamer (81K YT Subs)
The Skinzo FF (75.5K YT Subs)
Free Fire South Asia Showdown Broadcast Details
The Free Fire South Asia Showdown will broadcast live on the Free Fire Esports India YouTube and Facebook, Free Fire Bangladesh Official YouTube and Facebook, as well as on BOOYAH!. Matches will start at 12:30 PM IST on Feb. 6, 2021.
To cater to the diverse South Asian community, matches will be streamed with live commentary in 5 languages – Bengali, English, Hindi, Nepali, and Urdu.
Garena is looking to leverage its popular content creators and attempt to build a South Asian community around Free Fire with the Free Fire South Asia Showdown: Battle of the Stars tournament. It will be interesting to see if this event draws in more viewership than the previous Free Fire Continental Series 2020 (FFCS 2020) tournaments.