Liputan6.com, Semarang – The Mobile Legends tournament event, Bang Bang (MLBB), has gained significant popularity among young people. In a tournament held in Semarang, there were 128 teams with a total of 742 participants.
According to Evan Lanell Wae, the Chairman of Ganjar Muda Indonesia (GMI), who organized the event, participants were selected since October 3, 2023. Today, the final match took place at Lot 28 in Kota Semarang, with 32 teams participating.
“We have a mix of amateurs and professionals, all of whom require a platform. We also wanted to use this opportunity to help people get to know Mr. Ganjar Pranowo better. He is currently among the top 32 players,” stated Evan Lanell Wae, the General Manager of GMI.
This MLBB e-sports tournament is the second one organized by GMI, with the previous one held in Jakarta. Realizing the growing trend of e-sports, GMI saw the potential for nurturing talented e-sports players.
“Our hope is for this industry to grow and become a platform for Indonesian e-sports athletes to thrive,” expressed Evan.
The tournament offers a total prize pool of IDR 20 million for the winners, runners-up, and those who secure the 3rd place.
According to Evan, “There are approximately 170 million people who have developed an interest in playing e-sports across various platforms. Considering these numbers, GMI is dedicated to fostering the talents of young individuals in this field.”
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):
Q: How many teams participated in the Mobile Legends tournament?
A: There were 128 teams with a total of 742 participants in the tournament.
Q: When were the participants selected for the tournament?
A: The participants have been selected since October 3, 2023.
Q: Where was the final match held?
A: The final match took place at Lot 28 in Kota Semarang.
Q: Who is Mr. Ganjar Pranowo?
A: Mr. Ganjar Pranowo is a prominent figure associated with GMI and is currently among the top 32 players in the tournament.
Q: How much prize money is at stake in the tournament?
A: The tournament offers a total prize pool of IDR 20 million for the winners, runners-up, and those securing the 3rd place.
Q: What is GMI’s vision for the e-sports industry?
A: GMI aims for the e-sports industry to grow and support aspiring Indonesian e-sports athletes.
Q: How many people are interested in e-sports?
A: Approximately 170 million people have shown interest in playing e-sports across different platforms.
Q: What is GMI’s role in nurturing young talents in the e-sports field?
A: GMI is dedicated to developing the talents of young individuals and fostering their growth within the e-sports industry.