PUBG Mobile India Series(PMIS) is PUBG Mobile's official tournament by Tencent Gaming which was first established in 2019 with a massive prize pool of 1 crore. The first edition of the tournament was a big hit in India. PUBG Mobile has brought the next season of this event called PUBG Mobile India Series 2020. PMIS 2020 will feature 256 teams in the first round of the tournament.
Registration for PMIS 2020 starts from 6th May and it will close on Sunday, May 17th. The tournament is open to all the players above 16 years old. Any team with players who have reached level 20 or above and Platinum V or above is eligible to register for the event through the official website of PUBG Mobile India. PMIS 2020 registration does not include any payable fee. Post-registration, the players in a team cannot be modified or substituted. The registration form requires each team to have a total of four players, a logo, a formal team name and a captain/owner.
The PUBG Mobile India series 2020 will be held from May 20th starting with the In-game Qualifiers.
In-game Qualifiers: The In-game qualifiers of PMIS 2020 will have all the registered players competing to qualify to the next stage of the event and will go on for 5 days starting from 20th May to 24th May. Players will have to play 10 - 15 matches inside the classic mode of PUBG Mobile. At the end of five days, the top 10 matches with the highest points will be considered for the next stage which is the Online Qualifiers.
Pre-Qualifiers: The pre-qualifiers will feature 992 teams qualified from the in-game qualifiers. These teams will be divided into 62 groups of 16 teams each. Best of two matches will be played in Erangel map. Four teams from each group with the highest cumulative score will qualify for Online Qualifiers. The pre-qualifiers will take place from 11th June - 15th June, 2020.
Online Qualifiers: The online qualifiers of PMIS 2020 will feature a total of 256 teams. The qualified teams will get an invite link to the community where the Lobby ID and password will be shared. Out of these 256 teams, 8 high profile teams will get a direct invite to the tournament while the other 248 teams are selected from the in-game qualifiers. The 256 teams will be divided into 16 groups with 16 teams each. Each group will play two games each where the top 3 teams of each group will be qualified for the quarter finals event. In addition to the 48 selected teams, 8 more teams with the highest number of kills will be qualified to the next round. i.e a total of 56 teams.
Quarter-Finals: The quarter finals event of PMIS 2020 will feature 64 teams. 56 teams qualified from the online qualifiers and 8 pro teams directly invited to the event. These 64 teams will be divided into 4 groups of 16 teams each. Groups will play 6 games each while the 8 best teams from each group will move to the semi finals. A total of 32 teams will make it to the next round of the event.
Semi-Finals: The semi finals of PMIS 2020 will be played in a Round Robin format. These 32 selected teams will be divided into 4 groups of 8 teams each. 16 best teams from this round will proceed to the grand finals.
Finals: PMIS 2020 Grand Finals will feature 16 teams playing 18 matches over a span of 3 days. At the end of this round, the team with the highest cumulative score in the final standings will be the winner of PUBG Mobile India Series 2020.
The 16 finalists of PUBG Mobile India Series 2020 will compete for a total prize pool of INR 50 Lakh.
The distribution is as follows:
|1st Place (Winner)||₹20,00,000|
|2nd Place (Runner Up)||₹5,00,000|
The following special categories will get extra rewards of ₹5,00,000
|THE CHOSEN ONE (Player with Maximum no. of MVPS)||₹ 50,000|
|THE ANNIHILATOR (Player with Maximum no. of damage)||₹ 50,000|
|THE WANDERER (Player with Maximum foot travel distance)||₹ 50,000|
|HEADSHOT EXPERT (Player with Maximum no. of headshots)||₹ 50,000|
|THE EXTERMINATOR (Squad with maximum no. of kills)||₹ 1,00,000|
|THE GRENADIERS (Squad with maximum no. of Grenade kills)||₹ 1,00,000|
|PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARDS (Most popular squad among the community)||₹ 1,00,000|
The eligible teams can register for the event through the official website of PUBG Mobile India.
The event does not include any registration fees. Any team that meets the eligibility criteria can register for the event.
Team Soul won the last year's PMIS event with a total of 2520 points and 46 kills in the finals.
PMIS 2020 will be streamed live on the official YouTube Channel of PUBG Mobile Esports .