Indian game streaming and esports platform Rooter has announced the Rooter Pro Scrims BGMI tournament with a prize pool of Rs. 2,50,000. This tournament is organized in partnership with Wings Lifestyle, India’s leading brand of low latency gaming earbuds. Wings Lifestyle will also be the official Gaming Earbuds Partner for the event.
Rooter Pro Scrims BGMI tournament schedule and format
Rooter Pro Scrims will run for seven days from August 21 – August 27 in dual phases with 40 top Indian BGMI teams. The Initial phase will be conducted in the first four days where teams will play three matches per day. The prize pool in this phase will be as follows-
- 1st Place- Rs. 40,000.
- 2nd Place- Rs. 30,000.
- 3rd Place- Rs. 20,000.
The MVP of this phase will be rewarded with Rs. 10,000.
The prize pool for the second phase (Conqueror phase) of Rooter Pro Scrims will be as follows-
- 1st Place- Rs. 60,000.
- 2nd Place- Rs. 35,000.
- 3rd Place- Rs. 25,000.
- 4th Place- Rs. 10,000.
The Most Valuable Player and Team from the second phase will receive Rs. 10,000 each. The “Wings Phantom of the day”, i.e. the top performer of the day shall be awarded Rs. 5000/day and a Wings Phantom Bluetooth Headset.
The Rooter Pro Scrims BGMI tournament will be streamed live on Rooter and YouTube.
Ahead of the tournament, Piyush Kumar, Founder and CEO, Rooter Sports Technologies Pvt. Ltd, said, “Krafton has been a pioneer in First Person Shooter Gaming category coming up with Pubg in India and creating the FPS category. The game created the first engaging Battle Royale game in India. BGMI since its launch in June has garnered more than 50 million downloads.”
“We, at Rooter, are incredibly excited to bring this tournament to our users. We are the leaders in the Game Streaming category in India and we want to continue bringing many more such exciting opportunities for gamers in partnership with Krafton. We are also excited to have all 40 Top teams of India participating here. And we also welcome Wings as our partner as they continue their amazing growth within the gaming community,” he added
Nishit Sharma, Founder and CEO, Wings Lifestyle said “We have always focussed on quality audio products for the Indian youth which blend in with their lifestyle and identity. We have already seen great success with our Wings Phantom earbuds within months of launch and many more gaming-specific product launches planned in the coming months. I am really excited for the first-ever gaming earbuds collaboration with Rooter and forge a strong relationship with the gaming community. I’m also delighted to confirm that we will be launching 2 new gaming products on the first day of the tournament on Flipkart to kickstart this relationship along with exciting giveaways planned throughout the event.”