MANILA, PHILIPPINES — The OPPO Game On Cup will finally have its first-ever champion! The Mobile Legends: Bang Bang tournament, initiated by global smart device brand OPPO last June 2 has witnessed participating teams battle it out to achieve their goal of tearing down their enemies’ bases in every round.
As the competition continued, others won while some lost until four teams were left a chance to claim their most-awaited victory during the Semi-Finals and Finals round of the OPPO Game On Cup 2022 at the Main Center Atrium of the SM Mall of Asia.
“Mobile Legends: Bang Bang is one of the well-loved mobile games in the gaming community in the country. Aside from being a source of entertainment, some are playing to follow the footsteps of their favorite Esports teams, like Blacklist International. At OPPO, we hope that the OPPO Game On Cup 2022 be a stepping stone for involved teams to pursue their dreams in Esports whether they win or lose, as we reached the end of the tournament,” said Chiqui Tapawan, head marketing communications of OPPO Philippines.
OPPO Game On Cup 2022 recap
The competition started with 98 teams at the Qualifiers Phase 1, a single-elimination round with best-of-one matches held from June 02-03. The top 16 advanced to the Qualifiers Phase 2. Conducted from June 04-05, participating teams faced a single-elimination phase with best-of-three matches.
Eight teams moved to the Playoffs, where they competed in a single-elimination round with best-of-three matches last June 17. Four teams then advanced to the semi-finals. This included AP 2.0, Click Esports, K Signs Gaming, and El Ganador Knights.
What happened in the Semi-finals, Finals round
During the semi-finals round, AP 2.0 battled Click Esports, and El Ganador Knights fought K Signs Gaming in best-of-three matches. The defeated teams in each bracket competed for third place in the best of three. Winners in the semi-finals, however, advanced to the finals round, where they played the best of five.
All winners received cash prizes together with OPPO gadgets. The first place was given PHP 50,000 while PHP 30,000 for the second place, PHP 15,000 for the third place, and PHP 5,000 for the fourth place.
Blacklist International (BLCK), OPPO A96’s ambassador, also appeared at the tournament. During the OPPO Game On Cup’s halftime show, BLCK did a quick media interview, played parlor games with the OPPO Community winners, and did a meet and greet. They also coached the two teams battling in the finals round.
“We are grateful to be a part of the OPPO Game On Cup 2022 as we got an opportunity to interact with the OPPO Community and coach the teams in the finals. We are glad that many Filipinos like the game we love, Mobile Legends: Bang Bang, and that one day they may enter Esports just like us,” said BLCK.
Slaying the enemies with the help of the designed-to-be-powerful OPPO A96
For a powerful experience to help you defeat your enemies in the Mobile Legends: Bang Bang, OPPO offers its designed-to-be-powerful OPPO A96. Built with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 680 4G Mobile Platform and 8GB + 256GB memory and storage, it also has a RAM Expansion technology that can give up to 5GB of extended RAM, providing all your needs for seamless gameplay to aid in achieving victory for your team.
It satisfies your thirst for longer game time as the powerful device boasts a 5000mAh large battery capacity equipped with a 33W SUPERVOOCTM fast-charging feature. It also provides an immersive visual and audio gaming experience with dual speakers packed with Dirac HD audio technology and a 6.59-inch color-rich punch-hole display, exhibiting a 90Hz refresh rate with a 90.8% screen-to-body ratio and 1080×2412 FHD resolution.
OPPO A96 has two spectacular colors: Starry Black and Pearl Pink. Retailing at PHP 15,999, you can purchase the designed-to-be-powerful device in OPPO Brand Stores or partner dealers. You can also visit OPPO Flagship Stores on Shopee and Lazada for the powerful device!