Press Release: Globe PPGL 2018 S2 League of Legends Grand Finalists

Globe PPGL 2018 S2 League of Legends Grand Finalists Advance to Globe Conquerors Manila Mineski and ArkAngel to represent the Philippines

MANILA, Philippines, July 25, 2018 — The six best League of Legends teams met at the Ayala Malls Cloverleaf in Balintawak, Quezon City for the exciting conclusion of the Globe Philippines Pro Gaming League Season 2 League of Legends Grand Finals. The teams were engaged in a double elimination bracket across three days where only two teams, Mineski and ArkAngel, survived to qualify for the upcoming Garena-organized international League of Legends tournament, Globe Conquerors Manila.

MET, Asia’s number one esports event organizer, once again delivered on their promise to bring only the best esports events to fans and players. There were over 2000 attendees present for the duration of the grand finals throughout the event’s three-day duration. Now that the first successful run of League of Legends in the country’s biggest multi-platform esports league has concluded, fans will now look forward to the next big esports event in the Philippines.

The Globe PPGL 2018 S2 LoL tournament served as the only official national qualifier for Globe Conquerors Manila, with several other national qualifiers taking place in Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, and Thailand. Eight teams will clash at Globe Conquerors Manila but only one team will be deemed worthy to represent the Southeast Asia region in the biggest international League of Legends tournament this year, the 2018 League of Legends World Championship.

There will be only one team that will emerge as the best League of Legends team in Southeast Asia. Two groups of four teams will compete in a double round robin with each match being a best-of-one series. The best two teams from each group will move on to the two-day live event at the Mall of Asia Arena.

Catch the grand finalists from the Globe PPGL 2018 Season, 2 League of Legends Grand Finals, as they fight for their slot in the live event at the biggest LoL stage in the Philippines. The group stage of Globe Conquerors Manila kicks off on August 13, 2018, before moving onto the main event on August 18-19, 2018. Support Mineski and ArkAngel as they aim for the only SEA slot at the 2018 League of Legends World Championship.

  • The Globe Philippine Pro Gaming League 2018 Season 2 League of Legends Grand Finals took place on July 20-22, 2018 at Ayala Malls Cloverleaf.
  • Mineski and ArkAngel finished at first and second place respectively. Both teams have qualified for Globe Conqueror’s Manila, where the SEA qualifier slot for the 2018 League of Legends World Championship is up for grabs.
  • Eight of the best teams in the Southeast Asia region will compete at Globe Conqueror’s Manila with only four teams moving on to the live event at the Mall of Asia Arena on August 18-19, 2018.

Participating Teams
  • Philippines: Mineski
  • Philippines: ArkAngel
  • Malaysia: KL Hunters
  • Malaysia: Team Anything
  • Thailand: Ascension Gaming
  • Thailand: MEGA
  • Indonesia: Bigetron E-Sports
  • Singapore: Resurgence
Prize Pool Total: USD 250,000

Tournament Schedule
  • August 18-19, 2018
  • Gates Open at 10:00 AM on Day 1 and at 12:30 PM on Day 2
Tournament Venue: The Mall of Asia Arena, Pasay, Philippines