From left to right: (Thaddeus Padua, Dan Melgar, Simon Dagala, Rothel Juan, Kenneth Sespeñe, Arvin Asada, Michel Fortin, and Caisam Nopueto)
GCash, the nation's mobile leading wallet, held one of the most exciting e-sports competitions to grace the local BPO scene - the Mobile Legends Inter BPO Tournament. The tournament pitted six of the biggest BPOs in the country into more than 8 hours of intense 5-on-5 battles using their team's favorite heroes. The participating BPOs include: Concentrix, Teleperformance, Admerex Solutions, Shearwater Health, and Awesome OS.
A total of 36 players participated in the tournament, with the Concentrix Philippines e-sports team coming up on top. Using X.Borg, Baxia, Lunox, Chou, and Khufra at the finals, Concentrix Philippines continued being aggressive all throughout the last round, summoning the Lord to win the tournament versus Admerex Solutions’.
Commentating the event were Filipino casters Thaddeus Padua and Caisam Nopueto. They were also the casters that narrated during the 2019 Southeast Asian Games e-sports.
Concentrix Philippines bagged PHP 30,000 as champions, with Admerex Solutions’ as 1st runner up receiving PHP 15,000.
A winning moment: Concentrix Philippines moments after closing the final game.
"GCash is the go-to financial lifestyle app that complements our BPO partners from rewards disbursement, to gaming and e-sports for their employees. Over 20 million customers get to enjoy transacting on GCash to get digital credits, including Steam, Garena, Google Play, iTunes, and of course Mobile Legends," said Luigi Reyes, Vice President of Enterprise for GCash.
"One of the biggest industries in the Philippines of course is the BPO industry, growing 9% year-on-year, and covering 15% of the global BPO market share. We fully support and are thankful to all our BPO partners for making this tournament possible and very enjoyable." he added.
"We would like to thank GCash for holding the first Mobile Legends Inter BPO Tournament. The competition was very tough, but we held strong and got our very first win. We feel like we won MPL," said Team Captain of the winning company.
Interested viewers can watch the whole GCash Inter BPO Mobile Legends tournament at https://www.facebook.com/gcashofficial/videos/476629726188021.
Mobile Legends is one of the biggest mobile Multiplayer Online Battle Arena (MOBA) games in the world, with over 230 million downloads globally. The game is very popular with Filipinos in general, and most play as soon as they're available - even at work.
Getting a GCash account is easy. Just download the GCash App for free from the App Store or Google Play and sign up for an account.
To fund their GCash account, a user can visit over 16,000 GCash partner outlets nationwide, like 7-Eleven, SM Business Centers, Robinsons Business Centers, Puregold branches, and Villarica Pawnshop branches, and tell the cashier to cash-in to their GCash account. Cashing-in to a GCash account is free.
For more details about the promo, customers can visit the official Facebook page of GCash at http://www.wearegcash.com/.