PUBG Global Series 1 Announcement

The developers of PUBG: BATTLEGROUNDS have officially announced the location of PUBG Global Series 1. The championship will take place from April 27 to May 7 in the capital of Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur.

All the details are available in the official announce.

PUBG Global Series 1

We are happy to announce the very first PUBG Global Series tournament, PGS 1 will be heading to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia!

PGS 1 will take place from April 27th to May 7th in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, where 24 top global teams will compete for a prize pool of $500,000 at Battle Arena Malaysia. The tournament will consist of multiple stages, including a Group Stage, Winners Bracket, Losers Bracket, and Grand Finals.

The 24 participating teams will include the top 16 teams from each regional series and eight Global Partner teams. We'll announce the final list of participating teams from each region once their respective series are complete.

Here's the breakdown of participating teams from each region:
AMERICAS: 4 Teams (3 Qualified Teams + 1 Global Partner Team)
APAC: 6 Teams (6 Qualified Teams)
ASIA: 9 Teams (5 Qualified Teams + 4 Global Partner Teams)
EUROPE: 5 Teams (2 Qualified Teams + 3 Global Partner Teams)

Tournament Ruleset

The PGS 1 tournament will run with our super ruleset v3.0.5 one last time before we move on to synchronization with the ranked mode. Teams will compete on patch #22.2 with two classic maps, Erangel and Miramar, and two new weapons included (MK12 & ACE32) in the weapon spawn table.

Global Partner Team-Branded Items: Team Edition Skins

We're also thrilled to announce that PGS 1 will feature the very first batch of team-branded items. The partner teams chosen for the first batch of team-branded items are Natus Vincere, Petrichor Road Petrichor Road, 17 Gaming, and FaZe Clan.

More news on the team-branded items and PGS 1 will be available soon on and our PUBG Esports Twitter account. If you're not already, be sure to follow PUBG Esports on Instagram and TikTok for more content.

Thank you for your continued support of PUBG Esports, and we look forward to seeing you at PGS 1!