The following is a press release provided to InvenGlobal and has been published verbatim.
PGL will be part of the Apex Legends Global Series - the first international multi-tournament esports program for the franchise, with a total prize pool of more than $3 million. partnership with Electronic Arts and Respawn Entertainment consists of producing Premier Events dedicated to PC players from more than 60 countries. Founded in 2002, PGL handles event organization, studio and video production, as well as TV and online streaming for international esports tournaments.
“This collaboration is the result of our hard work and our continuous attempt to deliver the best experience for partners, viewers, players and organizations alike," said PGL CEO Silviu Stroie. "We are extremely excited to be part of Apex Legends Global Series and, once again, we are committed to our main goals: highlighting the unforgettable moments on broadcast and proving once more that we are one of the best tournament organizers in the esports field."
Premier Events will gather the top online competitors from each global region. The best performers will earn increased Apex Legends Global Series Points and advanced placement invitations to Majors.