Recently, Paytm First Games (PFG) has declared that it is teaming with Riot Games to launch the region’s maiden “Teamfight Tactics” mobile tournament. The tournament will run from 17 to 21 June. Both the aforementioned Gaming Giants have an exemplary presence in the eSports realm.

Overall, 512 Indian Gamers will take part to win a whopping prize pool of Rs. 75,000– in this first edition of the tournament. To get involved in this enticing tournament gaming fanatics across the country and can get to participate and register themselves from 9th June onward on PFG app.

This maiden tourney will begin or start online and use many elimination formats depending upon the individual rounds.

About Teamfight Tactics

Teamfight Tactics calls out for an eight-person free-for-all strategy game and the game draws its inspiration from the the popular Dota 2 Auto-chess mod. As per the game rules, the players will combine League of Legends champions and items in different formations to defeat the seven other players in a match. During the game, players tactically place an army of characters on a grid-shaped game board and compete against each other.

Teamfight Tactics has become a forerunner in auto-battler genre, with 80 million gamers globally since its launch. It offers a fun and deep chess-like game play experience for all types of players on multiple platforms.

In a press release Paytm First Games COO Sudhanshu Gupta said,

We continue to stay committed to our mission of bringing world-class gaming experience to our users and this partnership will help us to move a step ahead in this direction.

This Teamfight Tactics tournament will be the biggest one ever organised in India in terms of prize money and participation. We are going live with it and hope to expand our partnership with Riot in the near future.

Sudhanshu Gupta

Riot Games South Asia publishing head, Sukamal Pegu further concluded by saying,

Namaste India. We are extremely proud to partner with PFG to bring TFTm to where it matters most to us at Riot, which is our players. We have great plans for India considering that we have just started our journey on mobile this year. Our relationship with India is just starting and we will work hard to constantly delight our fans and players here.

Sukamal Pegu

What’s More?

Paytm First Games has launched a ‘Clash Royale’ tournament that saw a shocking 11,000 registrations thus, making it a huge success. With an aim to become a synonym for eSports gaming and transforming the world of eSports PFG is ready to introduce 4 more tourneys this year.

By Tanya Mishra

A Writer 'All Ghillied Up' as a Gamer.

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