Twitch Rivals has evolved from a streamer showcase into a separate brand with its own partners and sponsors.
KRAFTON, the developer of battle royale game PUBG: BATTLEGROUNDS, has partnered with streaming platform Twitch for the latest edition of Twitch Rivals tournament.The Twitch Rivals: PUBG EMEA Showdown will feature teams of Twitch streamers from the EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) region led by well-known personalities. The teams will battle it out on 9 December for a $100,000 (~£81,000) prize pool.Twitch Rivals is a collective name for a series of tournaments that take place regularly on the platform.If you need more information about Twitch Rivals Returns For Emea Pubg Showdown then read carefully and don’t forget to share with your friends.
The general format consists of streamers participating in esports competitions, but there are several twists to the formula. This time around, eight well-known streamers will be captaining the teams and they will get a chance to pick players to play and fight for the top prize during the tournament. A total of 64 players will participate in this event.
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KRAFTON and Twitch have also announced prizes for viewers of the event, ranging from in-game spray and shirts to jackets for their characters in PUBG. There will be a total of four matches, three matches with eight-man squads and one 32 vs 32 platoon match.Robin Allemand, Head of Twitch Rivals at Twitch, commented: “Twitch Rivals contestants compete for the chance to go down in Twitch history, bragging rights, earn prizes, and most of all, have fun.
“Twitch Rivals for PUBG: BATTLEGROUNDS will see some of Twitch’s most famous streamers coming out and taking names, hosted by fan-favorite cast members, breaking down the action for you every step of the way “.The event will be broadcast live on twitch.tv/twitchrivals where fans can follow the action every step of the way. The community can also view the channels of the eight captains who will all be streaming their matches. In addition, viewers will enjoy the exclusive event Twitch Drops. Fans are required to link their KRAFTON IDs to their Twitch accounts in order to claim the following items:
Since its inception in 2018, Twitch Rivals has evolved from a streamer showcase into a separate brand with its own partners and sponsors. To further enhance the event series, Twitch has partnered with cryptocurrency exchange Crypto.com in 2021, and the streaming platform has also partnered with State Farm, Pizza Hut, and Logitech G. If you like this article then don’t forget to share with your friends
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