Welcome to the first PUBG CONTINENTAL SERIES of 2021, introducing PCS4!

by PUBG Esports • May 20, 2021

Hello, PUBG Esports fans!

At last, we are finally heading towards the fourth series of PUBG CONTINENTAL SERIES(PCS)! 

The PUBG CONTINENTAL SERIES, which debuted with the PCS Charity Showdown in 2020, will be going through an overhaul for the upcoming PCS4 event. These are the changes we're making:

  • Latin America finally joins the grand challenge towards the region's top!
    • The Latin America and North America regions have now consolidated to become the Americas.
  • PCS matches will now be held weekly over three weeks. Along with an increased total number of matches.
  • Last but not least, the prize pool has been increased.

PCS4 will be held across four different regions, with matches beginning on June 10 for Asia Pacific and the Americas, followed by Europe and Asia, beginning on June 12. 

Regional breakdown:

  • Asia – which consists of Korea, Japan, China, and Chinese Taipei
  • Asia Pacific – which consists of Southeast Asia and Oceania
  • Americas - North America and Latin America
  • Europe - Europe, Middle East, and Africa

Tournament Schedule

  • Asia Pacific / Americas
    • June 10-11
    • June 17-18
    • June 24-25
  • Asia / Europe
    • June 12-13
    • June 19-20
    • June 26-27

Total Matches

  • 36 matches in total per region (6 matches per day)

Greater, Bigger Prize pool

PCS4 has a significant prize pool of 1 Million USD split equally across the four participating regions; in addition, 5% increased, 30% of PUBG net sales from PCS4 item sales will be added to the total prize pool.

  • Each region will have a starting prize pool of $250K.
  • 30% of PUBG net sales of PCS4 item sales to the participating teams.

Prize Pool

  • Basic Prize : $210,000
    • Week 1 : $70,000
    • Week 2 : $70,000
    • Week 3 : $70,000
  • SERIES WINNER : $20,000
  • Special Prize : $20,000
  • KILL LEADER ($5,000)
    • Prize granted to a player with most kills
    • Prize will be distributed evenly in case of a tie
  • All PCS Team ($10,000)
    • Prize granted to 4 best performing players from the Series. 
  • INSANE SQUAD ($5,000)
    • Prize granted to the team which showed the most impressive moment in the Series regardless of their performance

Pick'em Challenge

The Pick'em Challenge event, which gives fans a chance to benefit directly from the livestream action, is returning for the course of the three-week event.

  • Sale period of the PCS4 items
    • PC: After the maintenance on June 2, 2021 – 6 pm on June. 24th, 2021 KST
    • Console: 11am on June. 10, 2021 – 11am on July. 14th, 2021 KST
  • The PCS4 Pick 'em Challenge event period
    • After the maintenance on June. 2nd, 2021 – 6 pm on June. 24th, 2021 KST
  • Sales period of the Esports Shop
    • After the maintenance on June. 2nd, 2021 – 11 am on July. 14th, 2021 KST
  • Pick'em reward claiming period
    • June. 29th, 2021 - 11am on July, 14th, 2021 KST 

Which team will be the first regional champions of the year 2021! Witness the victory yourself in PCS4, June!