Game publisher Garena has actually revealed a $1m BRL (~ ₤ 160,000) reward swimming pool off-season tournament in Brazil for its mobile fight royale Free Fire.
Titled the ‘C.O.P.A. FF: Corrida do Milhão‘ (roughly translated as Free Fire Cup: The Million Race), the tournament will feature the 18 teams qualified for the Brazilian Free Fire League’ s (LBFF) very first department, plus 6 welcomed groups.
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The cup will be held from June 22nd to July second. Similarly to the LBFF, it will be transmitted on the Brazilian television channel RedeTV!. TikTok, YouTube and Garena’s streaming platform BOOYAH! will likewise transmit the competitors.
The C.O.P.A FF was produced throughout the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020 to keep the Free Fire scene active after the cancellation of its 2nd split of that year. In 2022, the C.O.P.A. FF returns for groups that did not receive the Free Fire World Series (FFWS), hence filling the space left in between the 2 routine annual divides.
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Interestingly, the competitors draws in a larger reward swimming pool than the current split of LBFF, which amounted to $745,000 BRL (~ ₤ 119.000).
Esports Insider states: The C.O.P.A. resurgence is a response by Garena to problems from the Free Fire neighborhood to repair the space in between LBFF divides. While LOUD and Vivo Keyd have video games in May due to their credentials to the FFWS, other groups would essentially stay non-active till aroundAugust The huge reward swimming pool is definitely a method to bring importance to the competitors.
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