New Delhi, Jul 22 (Bureau) The inaugural edition of the nation-wide Esports league, Esports Premier League (ESPL) 2021 has seen an unprecedented response among the gaming community with massive one million registrations. The registrations for the event went live on June 16 and the last user registration phase has been just concluded. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Season 1 of the league is being hosted virtually for two and a half months.
ESPL 2021, which has Infinix smartphone as the presenting sponsor, is being played under the aegis of a gamer-centric campaign ‘#ESPLGameSeFame’ that encourages players to showcase their top game and get recognized in the industry. India’s first-ever franchise-based Esports league for Free Fire, ESPL, is preparing for the Second Level of the tournament. Out of the more than 1 million registered users, about the top 400 players from 88 teams will move to Level 2, where the top 8 invited teams of India join the mix.