Reliance Jio ventures into online gaming with JioMart Gameathon free esports competition

Reliance Jio hosts the JioMart Gameathon Free Fire esports which will take place from October 30th to November 1st. The free entry tournament will be held for 576 teams in four rounds. The four rounds of the competition are the qualification phase, the quarter-finals, the semi-finals and the grand final. Of the 576 teams, 96 will go to the quarterfinals, 24 teams to the semi-finals and 12 teams to the grand final.

In the first round, 48 lobbies will be hosted from which the top two teams of each lobby will be selected. The second round will have 8 lobbies. The top 3 teams will be selected from each lobby. The third round will have 2 lobbies and the top 6 teams from each lobby will qualify for the next round. The fourth and final rounds will have a lobby with 3 maps.

The Free Fire tournament will have a live broadcast on YouTube and JioTv. The JioMart Gameathon has a prize pool of Rs 25,000. The winning team will receive Rs 16,000 followed by Rs 12,000 for the runner-up. The most valuable player will receive a cash prize of Rs 1000. The money will be credited to the players’ JioMart wallet. This will be a mobile and iPad only tournament, emulators and other add-ons are strictly prohibited.

Jio noted that being part of a team is a prerequisite and that teams must be registered on the JioGames portal. Players will require email ID, game ID and team logos for registration. Jio will notify players 15 minutes before the tournament with their lobby ID and password. Registration for online games began on October 26 and will continue until October 29 via the Jio Games portal. More details on the tournament regarding the scoring system and rules are available via the Jio Games portal.

The JioMart Gameathon will be held from October 30th to November 1st. Entries for the free entry contest will go through October 29th.

News Underline:

  • Reliance Jio is hosting an online JioMart Gameathon Free Fire esports tournament from October 30th to November 1st.
  • The JioMart Gameathon has a prize pool of Rs 25,000. The winning team will receive Rs 16,000 followed by Rs 12,000 for the runner-up.
  • The JioMart Gameathon is a free, mobile-only competition.