Telecom service provider Jio has teamed up with chipset manufacturer Qualcomm to create a brand new esports event: the JioGames Call of Duty Mobile Aces tournament. The first contest will be a Call of Duty Mobile tournament featured on the JioGames platform.
“The challenge is a new initiative by Jio to address the growing demand for mobile esports, even as mobile internet penetration in India continues to grow,” Jio said in a statement. “The companies’ ultimate goal is to create more opportunities for gamers, enable deeper collaboration and quality content within the gaming community through the live streams, showcase and nurture the next level of gaming talent to compete and win on International levels. JioGames and Qualcomm Technologies come together to provide a superior and seamless gaming experience to Indian gamers.”
Registration for solo players opened on April 1st and runs through April 11th. 5v5 team registration will end on April 30th. Qualifier matches will be held on June 11th while the finals are scheduled to take place on June 20th.
(All information was provided by The Indian Express)