Irish gamers will have the chance to mix it with some of the country’s best esports pros this month as the world’s largest mobile esports open competition comes to Ireland for the very first time. Now in its sixth season globally, Red Bull M.E.O. sees players from over 30 countries compete, with incredible prizes for the winners.
This is the first year the competition is open to Irish players and is free to enter. There will be 2 games available to compete in, which are Clash Royale and PUBG Mobile.
Clash Royale is open to individual players, and will be played in a standard single elimination tournament format. The first qualifier for Clash Royale takes place on January 13th with the second to follow on January 21st. The top 4 players from each qualifier will proceed to the grand finals.
PUBG Mobile, which is open to duos (teams of 2 players), will follow a similar format. Two online qualifiers will take place on January 14th and January 20th respectively. Eight teams will in turn qualify for the live final, with four teams proceeding from each round.
The top 4 teams or players from each qualifier will earn themselves a spot at the grand final in the Sugar Club, Dublin on January 27th, 2024, with the ultimate victors of each game earning themselves their choice of a flagship smartphone or €1,000 in cash per player!
Here are the dates for the Red Bull M.E.O. Season 6 (Ireland)
- Clash Royale Qualifier #1 – Saturday January 13th
- PUBG Mobile Qualifier #1 – Sunday January 14th
- PUBG Mobile Qualifier #2 – Saturday January 20th
- Clash Royale Qualifier #2 – Sunday January 21st
- Red Bull M.E.O. National Finals – Saturday January 27th
You can register your interest over on www.redbull.ie/meo or for more information, head over to @RedBullIre across Instagram and Tik-Tok.