The PUBG Nations Cup is the All-Star event for the 2019 Season. 16 teams, each representing a different country, will battle it out in Seoul, South Korea for a $500,000 USD total prize pool. Gaming peripherals company HyperX, a subsidiary of Kingston Technology Company, has now announced it will be endorsing the esports tournament.
As part of the endorsement, HyperX will provide the event with gaming equipment. This will include peripherals like the Cloud Alpha headphones, Pulsefire FPS Pro mice, Alloy FPS RGB keyboards, Cloud Earbuds, and Fury RGB SSDs. HyperX will also have a booth at the Jangchung arena in the gate 2 hallway. This physical presence will allow attendees to check out the company’s lineup of products. HyperX has also endorsed the FACEIT Global Summit’s PUBG Classic in the past.
“Having quality partners is indicative of the type of event we strive to host, so we’re extremely excited to be partnering with HyperX for our first premier global esports event of the year,” wrote Julian Schwartz, the Central Esports Business Development Manager for PUBG Corporation. “Their brand and products are truly among the best in class around the world, so it was an excellent fit for both PUBG Nations Cup and PUBG Esports as a whole.”
The PUBG Nations Cup takes place between August 9 and 11. Miramar and Erangel will play host to 15 matches in total, with 5 matches taking place per day. The game mode will be Squads in a first-person perspective. Fans can watch all the action on PUBG Esports’ website. It will also be viewable on the PUBG Twitch channel with commentary in a variety of languages.
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