Jio and MediaTek have announced that they will be hosting a new gaming tournament in India. Called ‘Gaming Masters’, the tournament is open to Jio and non-Jio users. It will be broadcast live on JioTV HD Esports Channel and YouTube. The tournament will feature Garena Free Fire, which is available to Jio and non-Jio users via the JioGames platform.
Registration and Tournament Dates
Registration for the tournament starts from December 29, 2020, and will go on will January 9, 2021. Those interested can click here to register. Do note that there is no registration or participation fee for the Gaming Masters tournament.
The tournament itself will be held from January 13 onwards, and will go on till March 7.
Those interested should note that the tournament will be held in two stages. Stage one is for Duos matches, while Stage two is for Solo matches. Both stages will feature two rounds of qualifiers, followed by a playoff to determine the finalists. The grand finale will see the use of all three maps, namely Bermuda, Kalahari and Purgatory. To know more about the format of the tournament, click here.
The tournament will offer a total prize pool of Rs 12,50,000. The winners of each of the finales stand to win Rs 3,00,000 each. Prizes will also be awarded to those who finish second, third and fourth. On top of this, daily prizes will also be awarded to winners and the runners-up during the qualifier stage.
Of course, this isn’t the only tournament in store of Free Fire players. There is also the Free Fire Battle Arena And Total Gaming Tournaments, which will be the last tournaments organised by Garena in 2020. Besides this, there is also Snapdragon Conquest 2020 tournament, which is the first esports tournament hosted by Qualcomm.