Microgravity Ventures, a facilitator of gaming hubs and eSports tournaments in India, on Wednesday, announced the winners of Microgravity Gaming League – MGL Call of Duty: Mobile, Team Deathmatch tournament.
The two-day eSports tournament was held on 25 and 26 September in partnership with Battlefy. Top Call of Duty Squads from across the country competed against each other in a single eliminator format-based tournament in 5v5 multiplayer mode. All the participants were above 18 years of age and included professionals, enthusiasts, and casual gamers.
The mightiest Call of Duty squads had to go through three phases – Qualifier Phase, Battle Phase, and Zero Hour Phase. All the qualified squads competed against each other across multiple rounds in the Battle Phase. This phase was held in a single eliminator format-based tournament in 5v5 multiplayer mode. The top 8 squads were shortlisted for the quarter-finals, semifinals, and finals under the Zero Hour Phase and competed in a best of 3 formats. The top 2 squads – True Rippers Esports & Team SUPREMACY battled against each other in the grand finale with True Rippers Esports coming out on top to conquer the Microgravity Gaming League (Freedom Month Special) – Call of Duty: Mobile tournament.
According to the official statement, the eSport tournament also witnessed some exceptional women gamers who were named ‘Gamer Goddesses’ for their mind-blowing gaming skills.
Rahul Bhattacharya, Co-Founder, and MD, Microgravity said “It was great to see squads from across the country participating and showing their best gamer skills in MGL Call of Duty: Mobile Tournament. The momentum and the quality of content backed with human interaction have taken this tournament to next level. We saw some intense competitions and some fantastic gameplays in all three Phases. We would like to congratulate True Ripper Esports, who conquered this league, and all the other participants, including our GamerGoddesses who pushed their boundaries with great enthusiasm. India has some extraordinary talent and we are looking to continue hosting more such tournaments. We aim to enable gamers to become leaders in the gaming space while taking online gaming to a new high.”
Microgravity gave an overall prize pool of over Rs. 1,00,000 to the winners. The tournament winners, True Rippers Esports, won Rs. 35,000. The 1st runner-up Team SUPREMACY and 2nd runner-up Bounty Hunterz won Rs. 25,000 and Rs. 15,000 respectively.
On winning the Call of Duty: Mobile Tournament, Real Nimrod of True Rippers Esports, said, “I am really proud of my team who outperformed today and it was an amazing experience competing against several competitive squads across the country. This tournament is a great encouragement for the Indian gaming community and we feel honoured to be a part of it. We are very grateful to Microgravity for providing this opportunity to budding gamers and motivating them to do better.”