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Predict the champions of PCS3! PCS3 Pick’Em Challenge is now available.

Hello PUBG Esports fans! 

Pick’em Challenge is back with the PUBG Continental Series 3 (PCS3)!

 

    • Availability of PCS3 Items
      • PC: 11am on Oct. 28, 2020 – 5pm on Nov. 19, 2020 KST
      • Console: After the maintenance on Oct. 29, 2020 KST – 5pm on Nov. 19, 2020 KST
    • PCS3 Pick’Em Challenge Voting Period
      • PC: 11am on Oct. 28, 2020 – 6pm on Nov. 19, 2020 KST
      • Console: After the maintenance on Oct. 29, 2020 – 6pm on Nov. 19, 2020 KST
    • Distribution of Esports Points (EPs) and availability of special items 
      • PC & Console: Nov. 24 – 11am on Dec. 9, 2020 KST

 

Twenty-five percent of the revenue from PCS3 items will be equally distributed among the four regional events. Exactly 12.5% of the 25% will go to the prize pool, and the other 12.5% will be allocated evenly to all participating teams.

 

Esports Shop is back!

Starting with PCS3, the Esports Shop is reopening as an in-game space for PUBG Esports fans. You can use the shop and claim the final rewards and items from the Pick’Em Challenge with Esports Points. You can earn EPs by winning Pick’Em Challenge games or watching PCS3 live streaming.

 

Main events of Pick’Em Challenge 

There are two types of Pick’Em Challenges for PCS3, and you can earn EPs by participating in the event.

  1. PICK THE WINNER

In the main game of the Pick’Em Challenge, you predict the champion of each region with one voting coupon per region. 

List of the PCS3 Items

  1. PCS3 Tagged Out – AKM + one voting coupon
  2. PCS3 Smoke Stacked – SKS + one voting coupon
  3. PCS3 Golden Flurry – VSS + one voting coupon
  4. PCS3 Tagged Out – UAZ + one voting coupon
  5. PCS3 EMOTE + one voting coupon 
  6. PCS3 OUTFIT set + one voting coupon 
  7. PCS3 ALL-IN-ONE set + five voting coupon 
  8. PCS3 WEAPON set + three voting coupon

If you win the game to predict the champions, you will get 100,000 EPs that can be used at the Esports Shop in each region. For example, if you successfully predict the champion of one region, you will be awarded 100,000 EPs, and if you predict the champion of all regions, you can get a total of 400,000 EPs. You cannot vote for the same team twice, and you can only vote once for each team.

 

  • TEAM FACEOFF

 

The second game that lets you rack up EPs is the Team Faceoff, and you’ll win EP for each winner you select between which of two teams will rank higher in the tournament.

Team Faceoff can be played for FREE, no voting coupons required! If you successfully predict the winning teams, you will get EPs based on the winning team’s final percentage of votes. 

 

More chances to get additional voting coupons and EPs for FREE. 

 

  • Obtaining EPs for free on Twitch 

 

There will be Twitch Drops and Quizzes during PCS3 live streaming on PCS3 Twitch broadcast channels, and you can acquire more EPs while watching. 

For more information including event details, account linking, and acquired EPs status, check out the event page below.

Twitch Drops & Quiz Event page: https://event.pubgesports.com

 

  • Twitch Drops
  1. In order to get rewards, you need to link Twitch, Steam(or Console platforms), and PUBG Account each other.

*How to link accounts*

    • Click here to create/sign in PUBG account
    • Link Twitch and Steam(or Console platforms) accounts in Platform page.

      2. With Twitch Drops, you can get up to 30,000EPs based on your watching time.

 

  • Twitch Live Quiz

 

      1. In PUBG official Twitch channels listed below, live quizzes will be generated randomly during live streamings.
      2. You can get EPs based on the highest EPs you get from regions.
      3. Enabled channel

For more information about obtaining voting coupons and EPs for free on Twitch, please Click Here to check out everything! 

 

  •  Obtaining a voting coupon for free by watching the tournament in select regions

 

You can also get a voting coupon while watching PCS3 live broadcasts. 

A unique code for a voting coupon will be displayed during the broadcast, and people who quickly type in the code on the ”ADD EVENT CODE” section of the Pick’Em Challenge event tab or Store in-game will each receive a voting coupon on a first come-first served basis. You can only obtain one voting coupon per account through this event.

For Console players, we will announce the details soon of how to acquire your codes.

 

Pick’Em Challenge FAQ

1.Voting

Q.Where can I vote?

A.Go to the Esports Tab > Pick’Em Challenge Event Tab in-game to cast a vote.

 

Q.Where can I see the status of voting coupons I own?

A.Go to the Esports Tab > Pick’Em Challenge Event Tab to see the status of the voting coupons you own.

 

Q.What happens if I get a refund after I have already voted?

A.Once you refund the item after you have already voted, the vote will be invalid. 

 

Q.What happens if I have the voting coupon, but the voting period has ended?

A.If the voting period has ended, you cannot vote anymore. The voting coupon will disappear as soon as the Pick’Em Challenge period ends.

 

Q.Can I vote again for the same team?

A.You can only vote once for each team. If you have many voting coupons, you may vote for other teams as well.

 

2.Rewards

Q.What do I get as a reward?

A.If you successfully predict the champion in the two types of Pick’Em Challenge games introduced above, you will earn Esports Points (EP). With the EPs obtained, you can obtain the final reward of the Pick’Em Challenge under PCS3 at the Esports Shop.
 

Q.When do I get the Esports Points (EP)?

A.The EP is provided starting from Nov. 24, 2020 (KST) after PCS3 ends. You can use the points at the shops until 11 am on Dec. 9, 2020 (KST). If you don’t get them, please contact the Support team for further inquiries.

 

Q.Will I continue to have the EPs even if I don’t use all of the points that I gained from this Pick’Em Challenge? 

A.The EP you obtained from the Pick’Em Challenge under the PCS3 will remain until 11am on Dec. 9, 2020 and it will disappear after that.

 

Q.Can I trade the items that I purchased in the in-game Store at the Steam store?

A.The purchased items from Store can not be traded at the Steam Community Market

 

Q.Can I trade the items that I acquired with EP in Esports Shop at the Steam store?

A.The acquired items with EP in Esports Shop(listed below) can be traded at the Steam Community Market after Dec. 16, 2020 KST. 

   PCS3 Blue Bullion – SLR

   PCS3 Tagged Out – M24

   PCS3 Tagged Out Parachute

   PCS3 Smoke Stacked – Helmet (Level 3)

   PCS3 Golden Flurry Backpack (Level 3)

 

3.Free Voting Coupons and EPs

Q.How can I get a Twitch Drop and Quiz Rewards?

A.In order to get rewards, you need to link Twitch, Steam(Or Console platforms), and PUBG Account each other. 

   *How to link accounts*

Click here to create/sign in PUBG account

Link Twitch and Steam accounts in Platform page.

 

Q.When can I get rewards acquiring from Twitch Drops?

A.If you linked accounts, obtained EPs from Twitch Drops will automatically be getting into the PUBG account that you’ve linked, and you can check the reward details by clicking [Drops] among the information on the top right of the Twitch account.

 

Q.What is the criteria of getting rewards from Twitch Drops?

A.With Twitch Drops, you can get up to 30,000EPs and based on how much you watched PCS3 live streaming on Twitch . 

 

Q.When can I get rewards acquiring from Twitch Live Quiz?

A.Earned EPs through the Twitch Quiz will be provided after PCS3 ends.If you don’t get them, please contact the Support team for further inquiries.

 

Q.What is the criteria of getting rewards from Twitch Live Quiz?

A.You can get EPs based on the highest EPs you get from regions.

For example, if you get 8,000 EP in NA, 5,000 EP in Europe, 10,000 EP in APAC, and 15,000EP in ASIA, you will get 15,000EP which is the highest points you earned. You will not get the cumulative amount of EP, only the highest region’s amount.

For more information including event details, account linking, and acquired EPs status can be found on the event page below.

Twitch Drops & Quiz Event page: https://event.pubgesports.com

 

Q.Which Twitch channels would activate Drops and cumulate my watching time? 

A.PUBG Twitch channels listed below will activate Drops.

https://www.twitch.tv/pubg

https://www.twitch.tv/starladder_pubg_ru

https://www.twitch.tv/pubgtvturkiye

https://www.twitch.tv/pubgkorea/

https://www.twitch.tv/pubg_japan_official

https://www.twitch.tv/pubgthailandofficial

https://www.twitch.tv/pubg_taiwan

https://www.twitch.tv/PUBG_BR

 

Q.Which Twitch channel would activate Live Quiz?

A.PUBG Official Global channel (https://www.twitch.tv/pubg) will activate Live Quiz.

 

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