Microgravity to Host MGL FIFA 2021 Tournament in May
by EVENTFAQS Bureau Industry Watch | April 29, 2021 | News
Microgravity MGL FIFA 2021
Microgravity Ventures in partnership with Battlefy and HP has announced Microgravity Gaming League (MGL FIFA 21) on 8 and 9 May 2021. The tournament is divided into three phases – Qualifier Phase, Battle Phase and Zero Hour Phase. Participants can register for the league on the Microgravity website with their PSN IDs.
Rahul Bhattacharya, Co-Founder and MD, Microgravity, said, “We are excited to have partnered with the best in the industry. At Microgravity, we are working to offer the best gaming experiences. We strongly believe that in the world of gaming, there are no biases and this MGL FIFA 21 tournament is a testament to this value. We have a vision to see the Indian gaming industry scale new heights in terms of impact. We are also looking to promote participation from women gamers. In India, the last one year has seen a massive increase in the online gaming community of which 18 per cent are women. Women gamers now make up to 40 to 45 pc of the Asian gaming population. This contribution and the level of engagement from women gamers provides further impetus to the global gaming industry. We aim to support and promote women gamers in India who are exceptional.”
Microgravity is looking for top women gamers who will be known as #GamerGoddesses. There are also prizes for the Best Goal and Top Scorer categories which will be identified through the Zero Hour Phase. The top two participants of the tournament will battle against each other to win the Microgravity Gaming League FIFA 21 Championship.
The matches will be broadcast on Microgravity’s YouTube channel.
Women account for 18 pc of Indian gaming community, as against 40 to 45 pc of the Asian gaming population.