PUBG Mobile World Invitational (PMWI) 2022, one of the biggest esports tournaments of PUBG Mobile with a massive prize pool of $2 million with Vampire Esports from Thailand crowned as the champion of PMWI 2022. They have won a whopping $500k as prize money after being crowned as the champions.
The champions of the previous east and west versions of PMWI, Valdus Esports and Alpha7 Esports were not present in the tournament so there was no defense from the previous champions. Vampire Esports won the PMWI finals with domination, while the team of Falcons Esports came second followed by Team Stalwart Esports, who came 3rd.
The point difference between Vampire and Falcons was 23, which clearly shows the domination level of the current champions. The point difference between the 2nd and 3rd placed teams was 17. The teams won $300k and $160k as the prize money respectively.
PUBG Mobile World Invitational 2022 Finals: As it happened
PMWI is the second biggest esports event of PUBG Mobile with a gigantic prize pool of $2 million. Champions of different regional tournaments participated in the ultimate showdown. It was a three-day-long tournament where each of the 18 teams played a total of 18 matches.
The finals occurred on the 11th, 12th, and 13th of August, 2022. It was a full LAN event with spectators. All the teams played on Riyadh boulevard in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Team SouL participated in the PMWI from India by winning Battlegrounds Mobile India Pro Series 2022.
Vampire Esports from Thailand ended up as the champions of PUBG Mobile World Invitational 2022 by a whopping gap of 23 points, as they finished with 220 points. Team Falcons from Saudi Arabia came 2nd with 197 points, just beating the 3rd-placed Team Stalwart Esports by 17 points.
There was also a big gap of 21 points between the 3rd and 4th-placed teams. Team SouL from India finished at the 11th spot with 102 points and won the last match of the tournament. Big teams like Box gaming and Team Donuts USG failed to perform according to their standards, as they were ranked at 12 and 14 respectively in the overall points table.
PUBG Mobile World Invitational (PMWI) 2022: Individual Awards
Most Valuable Player
STE | ACTION from Stalwart Esports topped the MVP leaderboard followed by Lightning from Regans Gaming (RSG) from China.
VPExStoned from team Vampire Esports won the Gunslinger title in PMWI 2022 finals.
Once again, another Vampire Esports player, VPExSchwepXz won the Grenade Master title in PMWI 2022 finals. It was a title for the player with the most grenade finishes.
Héctor from the team SouL, from India, won the title Eagle Eye in the PMWI 2022 finals. It was a title for the tournament player with the longest distance finish.
GZ from the Chinese team Regans Gaming won the Medic title in PMWI 2022 finals.