Gen.G Gold Wins the Third-Person Segment of PUBG Global Invitational 2018
2018-07-27

Gen.G Gold Wins the Third-Person Segment of PUBG Global Invitational 2018

The first half of the ongoing PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds world championship PGI 2018 has completed. In the third-person segment of the competition the Korean squad Gen.G Gold topped the overall standings with 3305 points, receiving $420,000 in prize money.

The competition lasted for two days, each featured four games played on Erangel. The teams received tournament points for both final placements and number of kills. Gen.G Gold managed to win two games and score the highest amounts of points – 3305. Team Liquid placed second with also 2 victories but only 2635 points, the third place was secured by Welcome to South Georgo with 2 wins and 2595 points.

PGI 2018 TPP Results:

Place Prize Bonus for Victories Points Team
1st $400,000 $20,000 3240 Gen.G Gold
2nd $160,000 $20,000 2635 Team Liquid
3rd $100,000 $20,000 2595 Welcome to South Georgo
4rh $60,000 $10,000 2235 Oh My God
5th $35,000 - 2090 Pittsburgh Knights
6th $35,000 - 2010 Gen.G Black
7th $20,000 - 1925 MiTH e-Sports
8th $20,000 $10,000 1770 Ghost Gaming
9th $10,000 - 1380 Chiefs Esports Club
10th $10,000 - 1345 Natus Vincere
11th $10,000 - 1335 Savage Esports
12th $10,000 - 1260 ahq e-Sports Club
13th $5,000 - 1230 Four Angry Men
14th $5,000 - 1165 Crest Gaming Xanadu
15th $5,000 - 1080 Honey Badger Nation
16th $5,000 - 1035 AVANGAR
17th $2,500 - 1005 Oyun Hizmetleri
18th $2,500 - 940 Crest Gaming Windfall
19th $2,500 - 910 Refund Gaming
20th $2,500 - 630 Team Gates

Today Mercedes-Benz Arena will host Charity Showdown – a charity event with 20 teams, each consisting of 2 pros and 2 streamers. The prize pool is set at $1,000,000, the teams will donate their winnings to a charity of their choice.

The main competition will continue tomorrow, on July 28th. The teams will compete in eight matches with first-person perspective. During the second segment of the event, the games will be played on both Erangel and Miramar.