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eGG Network and Moonton Present Mobile Legends Professional League in Malaysia and Singapore

eGG Network and Moonton Present Mobile Legends Professional League in Malaysia and Singapore

Bringing mobile eSports to the next level with a total prize pool of USD100,000!


eGG Network, the first 24/7 gaming channel in Southeast Asia, is partnering Moonton, developer of the popular multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) game Mobile Legends: Bang Bang, to present the first ever Mobile Legends Professional League (MPL) for mobile gamers in Malaysia and Singapore.


Key Highlights

  • The first Mobile Legends league for Malaysia and Singapore
  • USD100,000 total prize pool, with the grand prize winner taking home USD20,000
  • Final 8 teams will battle for the grand prize in a double elimination format at a 3-day live event in March 2018
  • Selected matches during qualifiers and regular season to be broadcast live with eGG casters and hosts
  • Registration begins 14th November at http://mpl.mobilelegends.com

Quotes from our Spokespersons


Lee Choong Khay, VP of Sports Business, Astro
“We are excited to partner Moonton to design the league with a 360° approach for maximum engagement with the fans, including a live finals event, broadcasting and hosting on eGG Network with our talents, and creating content around the tournament and its players to make this a story driven league.”

Mandy Dai, Director of Marketing, Moonton
“After the Mobile Legends SEA Cup, we saw a demand for mobile eSports tournaments from the passionate Malaysian and Singaporean gamers. The MPL is our contribution to the growing eSports scene. We are confident eGG Network can provide an awesome Mobile Legends experience for fans on all platforms. This is the biggest Mobile Legends league, backed by Malaysia’s most successful eSports professional, Chuan, in support of our belief in mobile eSports.”

Wong “ChuaN” Hock Chuan, Professional eSports Player
“I’m excited that Moonton and eGG see the potential of eSports and are taking steps to growing it. This league is a good starting point for those who want to pursue their dreams of becoming a professional gamer. I hope to see more pros from Malaysia and Singapore making their mark in the international eSports scene, and with this story driven league, I hope fans and casual gamers continue to be passionate and not give up on their eSport dreams.”

The Mobile Legends Professional League is scheduled to begin on 24th November, and last throughout March 2018. Those interested to join can register from 14th November by visiting MPL website and eGG Network’s Facebook page for tournament details and live broadcast schedules.

Follow MPL
mpl.mobilelegends.com
Mobile Legends: Bang Bang Facebook Page
eGG Network Facebook Page
Mobile Legends: Bang Bang YouTube
eGG Network YouTube