Garena announced today the most iconic and biggest esports tournament in Free Fire. The Free Fire World Series 2021 date/FFWS 2021 date has also announced. The tournament will take place in Singapore in May 2021. The tournament boasts a grand prize pool of $2,000,000 which is Free Fire’s largest prize ever. This is the third esports tournament after January’s Mobile Legends: Bang Bang M2 World Championship.
Free Fire World Series 2021 Date/FFWS 2021 Date: Dates and Teams
FFWS 2021 will feature 22 teams from 14 regions to fight for the title of Free Fire World Champion. The regions are Singapore, Bangladesh, India, Latin America, Brazil, Vietnam, Indonesia, Pakistan, Europe, Thailand, Taiwan, Russia.
Adding to it, other countries are the Commonwealth of the Independent States, the Middle East, and North Africa, Malaysia and Cambodia, and the Philippines. This time, Free Fire will bring some new regions to the upcoming tournament including Bangladesh and Pakistan.
Moreover, FFWS SG 2021 play-ins will take place on May 22 and Finals on May 29. There will be a total of 12 teams to take part in play-ins which are placed either first or second in their regional-level tournament.
Free Fire World Series 2021: Format
Then, the top 2 teams from the play-ins will join the top 10 seeds from each regional-level tournament in the finals. Teams will fight over 6 rounds in the tournament and the last one standing team will win the title based on round ranking and the number of kills.
Garena is organizing the FFWS 2021 SG in collaboration with various industry experts and organizations, such as the Singapore Cybersports and Online Gaming Association (SCOGA).
Justin Lye, Global Esports Manager, said,
“We know how highly-anticipated the World Series is to our players and fans. Therefore, we’ve been working together with the relevant authorities to ensure we give them the biggest Free Fire tournament we’ve ever hosted. Safety has been and will continue to be our biggest priority as we carry out the event.”
He added saying, “Singapore is the perfect choice for this World Series. We are thankful for the support we have been receiving from the local government and industry experts. This will be a good opportunity to welcome the very best Free Fire players to Singapore, the home of Garena”