BGIS 2023: Top 16 BGMI Teams Set for Mumbai Face-off
Following a thrilling set of Battlegrounds Mobile India matches in the semifinals, Krafton has revealed that the expansive Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Stadium in Worli, Mumbai, will play host to the much-anticipated Grand Finals of the Battlegrounds Mobile India Series (BGIS) 2023. Spanning three intense days, the best 16 BGMI teams in India will vie for not just bragging rights, but also a sizeable prize purse. This marks the return of the first official LAN contest for the game after a long hiatus.
BGIS 2023 Grand Finals: All You Need to Know
Emerging through a rigorous gauntlet of rounds, the top 16 teams bear the fruit of their labor, showcasing an impressive amalgamation of dedication, tactical acumen, and firepower prowess.
Medal Esports lead the charts in the semifinals with 148 points, closely followed by teams like Revenant Esports and Gladiators Esports, signaling that we are going to have an incredible, nail-biting face-off in the Grand Finals.
Here's how the finalists stacked up in the semifinals:
However, it all goes back to zero now. All that matters now is how these 16 teams perform in the Grand Finals.
BGIS 2023 Format
The tournament will take place over a duration of three days with six games per day:
Day 1 - October 12
Day 2 - October 13
Day 3 - October 15
Fans should take note of the slight change in the event dates. While initially slated for October 12-14, the Grand Finals will conclude on October 15, likely making way for the iconic cricket face-off between arch-rivals, India and Pakistan.
The format promises an adrenaline-pumping affair with each of the 16 teams battling it out in 18 matches spread across the Battle Royale mode. Six matches per day mean that audiences are in for a relentless gaming spectacle.
The teams are competing for a whopping INR 2 Crore prize pool with the winners walking away with the lion's share of INR 75 Lakh. This is one of the largest prize pools in Indian esports history.
Whether you're a gaming enthusiast or a newbie to Indian esports, the BGIS 2023 Grand Finals promise an electrifying blend of strategy, suspense, and skill, right here in the heart of Mumbai. Mark those calendars and gear up for a gaming showdown like no other.
Fans should keep an eye on the official for details on how they can witness the action unfold live from the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Stadium.