Wednesday, June 2, 2021 15:00 PM (GMT+7)
It was HQ Esports when it overcame many opponents to take the 5th place of the Free Fire World Series 2021 Singapore international tournament.
Recently, Vietnam’s HQ Esports team excellently passed the Play-ins round to become one of the last three names to participate in the final round of the tournament. Free Fire World Series 2021 Singapore (FFWS 2021 SG). By reaching the finals, HQ Esports has become one of the 12 strongest Free Fire teams in the world. Then, 12 teams competed in 6 matches to compete for a huge prize pool of up to $500,000.
Coming to FFWS 2021, HQ Esports competes with 5 members, including Thaison, NeoNao, FunkyM, NangK and Artemis.
At the FFWS 2021 finals, HQ Esports excellently won 2 times BOOYAH! in a row at the 4th and 5th matches. In Free Fire, winning the BOOYAH! It’s great when gamers become the last person to survive the intense battle. And HQ Esports did this at the Free Fire World Series 2021 tournament
However, the number of kills less than the opponent made the score of HQ Esports not large enough to compete for the top 3 spots. In the end, HQ Esports finished the tournament with 5th place. This is a very good result. regret not only HQ Esports but also all Free Fire Vietnam fans.
FFWS 2021 is the biggest Free Fire event ever from the total prize pool to the size of the tournament. With a total prize pool of up to 2 million USD, FFWS becomes the tournament with the largest total prize pool not only of Free Fire but also of mobile games at the moment.
Ranking of teams at FFWS 2021 SG.
According to Esports Charts, the finals of the FFWS 2021 SG have reached a record with 5.4 million people watching live at the same time, excluding Chinese streaming platforms. The number of 5.4 million direct followers of FFWS 2021 SG is more than twice the previous record set at the World Series in 2019 (2 million). Notably, the first match of the FFWS 2021 SG final reached the highest number of live followers ever in the history of eSports tournaments.
The FFWS 2021 SG brings together 18 teams from 11 different regions around the world to Singapore, to compete for prizes totaling up to 2 million USD (approximately 46 billion VND) – great prize money. There is no precedent of Free Fire and the current mobile game village. The score is calculated based on the ranking and the number of kills of the teams.
In the complicated situation of the COVID-19 epidemic, the FFWS 2021 tournament took place with a strict and safe quarantine process. The two Vietnamese teams participating in the tournament have been quarantined for 21 days after arriving in Singapore (May 5 – May 26). Before going to the isolation hotel, all members of the delegation were given devices to control and scan QR codes. Each person will be given 1 phone SIM to use the medical declaration application.
Here, they were tested for COVID-19 3 times. On May 26, the group tested negative, then the isolation ended and moved to a 5-star hotel – Marina Bay Sands. Right at the time of the tournament, the organizers also used epidemic prevention measures such as: Require players to wear 100% masks during the competition; the playing area between the teams is isolated and covered; The players are also separated from each other by glass panels.
A new record for the number of people watching a game round live has just been set in Singapore.