PUBG Global Invitational.S 2021

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[e][h]PUBG Global Invitational.S 2021
League Information
Global Invitational.S
Game version:
Game mode:
Squads FPP
Offline & Online
South Korea Incheon
Prize Pool:
$7,056,789 USD
Start Date:
End Date:
Liquipedia Tier:
Number of teams:

The PUBG Global Invitational.S is the first event of the 2021 season organized by PUBG Corporation.
32 teams are invited from across the globe.


Broadcast Talent[edit]


COVID-19 Safety Precautions
2 weeks of quarantine time is integrated into team schedules immediately after they arrive.
Teams representing China China, Japan Japan, and Taiwan Hong Kong Macau TW/HK/MO will compete online at a LAN venue in each of their respective countries.

  • Global Invitational.S 2021: February 5th - March 28th in Studio Paradise, South Korea Incheon
      • 6-Week global league
      • All teams are invited

  • Rank Decision
    • During Week 1 all teams are split into four groups of 8 and will compete to determine their starting placement
    • 4 matches per team/day in a round-robin
      • Top 16 start in the 1st Weekly Survival
      • 17th-31st will be put in a waitlist for the 1st Weekly Survival
      • 32nd is instantly eliminated from Weekly Survival and is placed into Bottom 16 Stage
  • Weekly Survival
    • 16 Matches will be held during weekdays to select 16 Chicken Dinner winners.
    • When a team wins a match, the team qualifies for the Weekly Finals and will stop their Weekly Survival run. They are replaced by the next ranked team from the Opening Weekend.
    • The process repeats until 16 different teams have qualified for Weekly Finals.
      • In total, 16 teams qualify to Weekly Finals

  • Bottom 16 Stage
    • 8 matches
    • All teams that did not qualify for Weekly Finals + 32nd in each week compete in this stage
    • This stage is used to seed teams in 17th-31st for the next Weekly Survival
    • 32nd in each week also instantly eliminated from Weekly Survival and is placed into the following week's Bottom 16
  • Weekly Finals
    • 10 matches
    • Results from this stage are used to seed teams in 1st-16th for the next Weekly Survival
  • Survival Tournament (Post Week 3 / Pre Week 4)

  • The team with the most amount of prize money will be declared the Champion of PGI.S 2021

Prize Pool[edit]

The tournament's initial prize pool is $3,500,000 USD.
$2,442,000 USD is awarded throughout the tournament, $60,000 USD is awarded at the Survival Tournament, while the remaining $922,500 USD is provided as a minimum guarantee: The minimum guarantee will provided additional cash until the earnings reached $50,000 for every team under than $50,000 (exclude Crowdfunding) in final earnings.

30% of PGI.S 2021 items revenue will go directly into the prize pool. Crowdfunding will not affect the tournament standings.
Teams earn a crowdfunded bonus based on the percentage of the initial prize pool that they won during the event.[1]

The final prize pool (including Crowdfunding and Minimum Guarantee and excluding Survival Tournament) is $7,056,789 USD.

End of Tournament Prize pool will include all crowdfunding and Minimum Guarantee bonus.

Base Prize & Awards[edit]

Weekly Survival Prize
Match $ USD Match $ USD
1 $ 10,000 5 $ 3,000
2 $ 6,000 6 $ 2,000
3 $ 5,000 7 $ 1,000
4 $ 4,000 8 $ 1,000
No Prize awarded for Match 9-16
Weekly Final Prize
Week 1 Week 2 Week 3 Week 4 Week 5 Week 6
Place $ USD Place $ USD Place $ USD Place $ USD Place $ USD Place $ USD
A11st $ 25,000 A11st $ 50,000 A11st $ 100,000 A11st $ 150,000 A11st $ 300,000 A11st $ 500,000
A22nd $ 12,500 A22nd $ 25,000 A22nd $ 50,000 A22nd $ 75,000 A22nd $ 150,000 A22nd $ 250,000
A33rd $ 6,250 A33rd $ 12,500 A33rd $ 25,000 A33rd $ 37,500 A33rd $ 75,000 A33rd $ 125,000
A44th $ 6,250 A44th $ 12,500 A44th $ 25,000 A44th $ 37,500 A44th $ 75,000 A44th $ 125,000

The following chart does not included crowdfunding.




Southeast Asia[edit]

North America[edit]

South Korea[edit]

Latin America[edit]



1 Ukraine Perfect1ks withdraws from the tournament due to visa issues and is replaced by Russia H1RUZEN.[2]


Prize Money Standings[edit]

Excluding additional distribution from crowdfunding.

Prize Money Standings ($)
Team Round 1 Round 2Round 3Round 4Round 5Round 6 Total
1. Susquehanna SoniqsSusquehanna Soniqs Susquehanna Soniqs W1 10000W2 0W3 0W4 2000W5 0W6 504000516000
2. Zenith E-SportsZenith E-Sports Zenith E-Sports W1 0W2 0W3 2000W4 150000W5 0W6 250000402000
3. Gen.G EsportsGen.G Esports Gen.G Esports W1 0W2 17500W3 35000W4 10000W5 301000W6 6000369500
4. Four Angry MenFour Angry Men Four Angry Men W1 6250W2 50000W3 0W4 0W5 0W6 125000181250
5. Multi Circle GamingMulti Circle Gaming Multi Circle Gaming W1 0W2 3000W3 0W4 38500W5 1000W6 135000177500
6. Digital AthleticsDigital Athletics Digital Athletics W1 0W2 0W3 0W4 75000W5 81000W6 0156000
7. Meta GamingMeta Gaming Meta Gaming W1 0W2 0W3 0W4 0W5 155000W6 0155000
8. InfantryInfantry Infantry W1 12250W2 27000W3 0W4 0W5 79000W6 2000120250
9. FaZe ClanFaZe Clan FaZe Clan W1 0W2 0W3 101000W4 0W5 0W6 0101000
10. W1 1000W2 0W3 53000W4 0W5 0W6 054000
11. Shoot To KillShoot To Kill Shoot To Kill W1 16500W2 10000W3 25000W4 0W5 0W6 051500
12. Daytrade GamingDaytrade Gaming Daytrade Gaming W1 0W2 0W3 5000W4 40500W5 0W6 500050500
13. Afreeca FreecsAfreeca Freecs Afreeca Freecs W1 25000W2 1000W3 0W4 0W5 0W6 026000
14. ENCEENCE ENCE W1 0W2 12500W3 0W4 6000W5 0W6 018500
15. Team LiquidTeam Liquid Team Liquid W1 3000W2 6000W3 6000W4 0W5 0W6 015000
16. Petrichor RoadPetrichor Road Petrichor Road W1 0W2 0W3 0W4 1000W5 10000W6 011000
17. Natus VincereNatus Vincere Natus Vincere W1 5000W2 0W3 0W4 0W5 3000W6 08000
18. TianbaTianba Tianba W1 0W2 0W3 0W4 4000W5 0W6 30007000
19. Oath GamingOath Gaming Oath Gaming W1 0W2 0W3 4000W4 0W5 2000W6 06000
20. T1T1 T1 W1 0W2 0W3 1000W4 5000W5 0W6 06000
21. Triumphant Song GamingTriumphant Song Gaming Triumphant Song Gaming W1 0W2 4000W3 0W4 0W5 0W6 04000
22. K7 EsportsK7 Esports K7 Esports W1 2000W2 0W3 0W4 0W5 0W6 02000
23. Attack All AroundAttack All Around Attack All Around W1 0W2 1000W3 0W4 0W5 0W6 01000
24. Buriram United EsportsBuriram United Esports Buriram United Esports W1 0W2 0W3 0W4 0W5 0W6 10001000
25. DivisionX GamingDivisionX Gaming DivisionX Gaming W1 0W2 0W3 0W4 0W5 0W6 10001000
26. FURIA EsportsFURIA Esports FURIA Esports W1 1000W2 0W3 0W4 0W5 0W6 01000
27. DAMWON GamingDAMWON Gaming DAMWON Gaming W1 0W2 0W3 0W4 0W5 0W6 00
28. DetonatioN Gaming WhiteDetonatioN Gaming White DetonatioN Gaming White W1 0W2 0W3 0W4 0W5 0W6 00
29. Divine EsportsDivine Esports Divine Esports W1 0W2 0W3 0W4 0W5 0W6 00
30. ENTER FORCE.36ENTER FORCE.36 ENTER FORCE.36 W1 0W2 0W3 0W4 0W5 0W6 00
31. Global Esports XssetGlobal Esports Xsset Global Esports Xsset W1 0W2 0W3 0W4 0W5 0W6 00
32. TSMTSM TSM W1 0W2 0W3 0W4 0W5 0W6 00

Additional Content[edit]

Country Representation[edit]

#Country / RegionRepresentationPlayers
1China China26 / 138 (19%)9, Aixleft, Boliang, CRAZY112, EviLLee, Forever, Godv, Grayyyyyy, IAMSIA, Jiaoyang, LingD, LinShuNN, LongDD, LongSkr, LuRenA, M200, Mamu, mingz1, Myl, PengEGM, Pignan, ShanD1anX, Summer, Tank, VoliBEAR, xxxLu
2South Korea South Korea18 / 138 (13%)Adder, Akad, Alphaca, Aqua5, Daengchae, EJ, Esther, Hansia, Hikari, Indigo, Inonix, kAyle, Loki, Pio, Seongjang, Starlord, Under, WICK2D
3Thailand Thailand14 / 138 (10%)Boblee, Conaxy, Eaddy, FLASH, Gems, Godmiao, J4nku2of, Jayers, Jowman, Noardra, Nourinz, PuuChiwz, SviTT, vanOtica
3United States United States14 / 138 (10%)aLOW, Balefrost, hwinn, Kickstart, M1me, PAT_KAPS, Pentalol, Poonage, PurdyKurty, Relo, Roth, Shrimzy, Snakers, Uncivil
5Vietnam Vietnam10 / 138 (7%)Fergus, IQ500, JEnd, Junnn, Leviz, LongK, NBK, Nickyyy, NielT, Turtle
6Japan Japan8 / 138 (6%)amonot, Gokuri, Machao, Melofo, Pureboy, satou, SSeeS, Sylphia
7Taiwan Taiwan7 / 138 (5%)BuYoHoo, Cc, Leo, MaoYe56, Savior, YanLi, ZhenNan
8Brazil Brazil5 / 138 (4%)killdemo, necroAQN, raspu, rustyzera, sparkingg
8Finland Finland5 / 138 (4%)D1gg3r1, mxey, Rustanmar, SKUIJKE, Tiikzu
8Turkey Turkey5 / 138 (4%)CodeMarco, Iroh, mert, Mitraleius, Smashbae
11Non-representing Non-representing4 / 138 (3%)Besto, ceh9, H1RUZEN, ubah
11Russia Russia4 / 138 (3%)BatulinS, Kemba7, Lu, TheTab
13Denmark Denmark3 / 138 (2%)clib, Gustav, Wookiebookie
14Australia Australia2 / 138 (1%)Luke12, TGLTN
14Norway Norway2 / 138 (1%)Aitzy, Jeemzz
14Ukraine Ukraine2 / 138 (1%)Orange, spyrro
14United Kingdom United Kingdom2 / 138 (1%)Fexx, vard
18Argentina Argentina1 / 138 (1%)SzylzEN
18Canada Canada1 / 138 (1%)Shinboi
18Hong Kong Hong Kong1 / 138 (1%)Lokslokkk
18Ireland Ireland1 / 138 (1%)MiracU
18Netherlands Netherlands1 / 138 (1%)ibiza
18Sweden Sweden1 / 138 (1%)Fuzzface
18Uruguay Uruguay1 / 138 (1%)Ragnar


Main Broadcast[edit]

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