Whereas PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is in the peak of popularity, ESL decided to hold a championship with prize pool of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds for this discipline. It should be mentioned that its size will grow due to players buying keys to the boxed with unique items.
The championship is scheduled for August 23 – 26, and 80 players will participate there. However, the organizers still did not announce the names of participants. It is still unknown whether there will be some qualifiers or all esportsmen will get direct invites. There will be the following modes in the event: solo, duo, first place duo, squad. All matches will be played in bo3 mode, and the winner will be determined in a sum of points.