United Kingdom – April 22, 2019 – Method is excited to announce its entry into the world of mobile esports with the signing of a top North American PUBG Mobile roster. Join us in welcoming Fury, Pride, Clay, Steamy, and Gbay!
The new Method PUBG Mobile team is playing in competitions such as the ESL PUBG Mobile Open, Omlet Arcade PUBG Mobile S2 Championships and is set to compete in Tencent’s PUBG Mobile Club Open 2019 (“PMCO”). The PMCO is scheduled to start this spring and will be split in Regional Leagues leading to a Global Finals, rewarding winning teams with $2.5 million in prize money. You can watch the following video to find out more about the PMCO.
Dakota "Fury" Lwin, Method PUBG Mobile Team Captain had the following to say:
I’ve got a great group of friends here who are also experienced competitive players and we couldn’t be happier to be with Method for their journey into the Mobile scene. I know that my team and I are ready to go all the way to the endgame.
Sascha Steffens, Method co-owner, co-founder commented:
I have been impressed with the competitive PUBG Mobile scene ever since watching the Star Challenge Global Finals last year. We have been observing the space and when the opportunity of participating in the PMCO came up, I knew that we have to get involved. Very excited to take another big step and announce Method PUBG Mobile!
About PUBG Mobile
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) is an online multiplayer battle royale game developed and published by PUBG Corporation, a subsidiary of South Korean video game company Bluehole. The mobile port of the game. PUBG Mobile, was released in March 2018 and has since then been downloaded over 300 million times. The game boasts with 30 million daily active players and has been developing an ever growing esports scene.
From a World of Warcraft guild to a global esports organization. Founded in 2005 by Scott ‘Sco’ McMillan and based in the UK, Method is today consisting of 11 teams featuring over 70 world class players across 6 different games: World of Warcraft, Fortnite, Rocket League, Path of Exile, Mortal Kombat 11 and PUBG Mobile.
More than an esports team, content creation is one of Method’s core foundations. Besides housing one of the largest live stream teams in esports, Method is the host of original event series such as the Method Majors and the Race to World First.