Pokemon Unite Asia Champions League 2023: India to Receive Four Direct Slots
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All the Pokemon Unite fans and followers from India have a huge reason to celebrate as four slots have been granted to the country for the upcoming Pokemon Unite Asia Champions League 2023.
The best part is that Skyesports, one of the leading esports tournament organizers from India, has been able to join hands with The Pokemon Company, to conduct the India qualifiers for the Asia level tournament.
With the biggest Pokemon Unite tournament to ever take place in India already underway, Pokemon Unite India Open 2022 has been upgraded to act as one of the qualifiers for the Asia Champions League 2023, granting direct slots to the the top four teams.
Four teams from India to receive a direct slot in the Pokemon Unite Asia Champions League 2023
Pokemon Unite has been finding traction within India ever since BGMI (Battlegrounds Mobile India) was banned by the government earlier this year. Multiple organizers have entered the title with Skyesports executing the largest tournament yet, featuring a total prize pool of INR 22,50,000 ($27,165 USD).
The tournament provided aspiring players and teams with an opportunity to compete in a proper tournament through its open qualifier format. The top six teams later joining eight directly invited teams to fight in the National Finals.
While the tournament is still underway with the top eight teams in contention for the championship, Skyesports has revealed that apart from the prize money, the top four teams will automatically qualify for the Pokemon Unite Asia Champions League 2023.
Talking about the Pokemon Unite Asia Champions League 2023, not a lot of information has been released about the tournament apart from a trailer which is mostly in Japanese.
According to Google Translate, the finals of this tournament might take place in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia sometime in March 2023. Also, it seems that a regional league system might be followed for this event, starting in January 2023.
East Asia League: Starts 6th January 2023, every Friday 19:00
Southeast Asia League: Starts 7th January 2023, every Saturday 18:00
Indian League: Starts 8th January 2023, every Sunday 20:30
These league stages could take place from January to February 2023 with the top teams from every region competing in the final tournament.