BGMI has been unbanned in India after 10 months and KRAFTON is already rolling out new updates and events. There has been an announcement of BGMI Rising 2023 tournament and a total of 64 teams are participating!
KRAFTON has been releasing some massive events in India, with the new Krafton India Esports being the official social media handle for YouTube and Instagram. The developers have promised some big events, and the first few are already making an appearance. To celebrate the re-release of the game, a new tournament has been announced featuring the best BGMI teams in India.
BGMI Rising 2023: 64 Indian teams competing
The tournament is the start of BGMI esports in India once again after the long running ban has been lifted. The tournament will feature pro players, influencers and YouTubers partnering up and forming teams to battle for the top spot. The exact names of the players participating are still a mystery, but the line-up will soon be revealed tomorrow.
It's all about Rising!
Join us, as we celebrate the grand return of BGMI. Revisit old rivalries, forge new friendships, and immerse yourself in the energy of a community reunited!
— BattleGrounds Mobile India (@BattlegroundmIn) May 31, 2023
Similarly the prize pool, roster and tournament format are still under wraps, as KRAFTON keeps it a secret until release. Speaking about BGMI Rising 2023, Krafton shared this message along with the teaser:
“It’s all about Rising! Join us, as we celebrate the grand return of BGMI. Revisit old rivalries, forge new friendships, and immerse yourself in the energy of a community reunited! With your favorite Influencers, the Battleground awaits you.”
— BattleGrounds Mobile India (@BattlegroundmIn) May 30, 2023
YouTube: Krafton India Esports
The games will be starting from 1st June 2023 onwards for a period of 4 days. The Rising tournament is going to be streamed live on YouTube. Fans will have an ample treat watching their favorite players take part in this event. The excitement is also shared by pro players and aspiring pros, who will make use of the new tournament events to rise to fame.