ASUS ROG recently announced that it’s going to be the official hardware partner for one of the year’s biggest eSports events – the PLAYERUNKNOWN’s BATTLEGROUNDS SEA Championship. With this, gamers will also have the chance to represent their country and region in the first PUBG Global invitational to be held in Berlin, Germany this July.

In the Philippines, elimination matches will be held in key Mineski iCafes to determine which squads will make it to the National Finals, which will be held on June 9 and 10 at the SM City North EDSA Skydome.

ROG continues to dominate the global arena for competitive gaming. With every product we release, we make sure that we take the gamers’ needs at heart. Moreover, we provide a venue where gamers can gather and enjoy gaming together as a big community. So this year, We are excited to host this event in the country and in the SEA region, and we especially want our Filipino gaming fans to rise up on top and challenge the world’s best in the competitive esports world stage.Eason Lin, ASUS Philippines Open Platform Business Group Country Manager
Battleground dominance

ASUS ROG will be bringing forth its full lineup of motherboards, graphics cards, monitors, notebooks, routers, and peripherals, to bring out the best in each player, all towards that coveted chicken dinner.

MotherboardROG Strix B360-H GAMING
Graphics CardROG Strix GTX 1070Ti
MonitorROG Swift PG258Q
KeyboardROG Strix Flare
MouseROG Pugio
MousepadROG Sheath
HeadsetROG Strix Fusion 500
Gaming LaptopsROG Zephyrus
ROG Zephyrus M
ROG Strix Hero and Scar
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rog pubgROG will also grant the top squad of the country final with four ROG PC sets, worth almost PhP500,000 for them to perform better and achieve global dominance.

Official Tournament by PUBG

PLAYERUNKNOWN’s BATTLEGROUNDS (PUBG) is the internationally-acclaimed 100-man battle royale game developed by PUBG Corporation. Through this partnership with ROG, both brands are setting the stage for aspiring gamers in Southeast Asia to win its inaugural competition. The event spans six countries – the top squads from each national final will go to Thailand for the regional finals on June 23 and 24. The winner will represent the entire region in the PUBG Global Invitational happening on July 2018, in Berlin, Germany.

Tournament Schedule


 National QualifiersNational Finals
PhilippinesMay 5 to June 3June 9 to 10
IndonesiaApril 28 to May 13May 19 to 20
Malaysia/SingaporeMay 5 to May 27TBA
ThailandMay 7 to June 10June 22, 2018
VietnamJune 16, 2018June 16, 2018

Emman has been writing technical and feature articles since 2010. Prior to this, he became one of the instructors at Asia Pacific College in 2008, and eventually landed a job as Business Analyst and Technical Writer at Integrated Open Source Solutions for almost 3 years.