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National PUBG League Kicks Off 2019 Season Tomorrow

January 31, 2019 | Posted by Jeremy Thomas
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PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds’ 2019 North American esports season officially begins tomorrow. The National PUBG League (NPL) will start its inaugural season on Friday with four matches, kicking off at 5 PM PT. Matches will be contested at the OGN Super Arena in Manhattan Beach, California and continue throughout the weekend for the first week of a five-week Phase 1. The top ten teams will move on to Phase 2, with the six teams who don’t qualify fighting against the top ten of NPL Contenders for a spot in the second Phase.

The NPL is PUBG Corporation’s North American professional division. The following sixteen pro teams will compete in season one:

* Adapt
* Cloud9
* Team EnVyUs
* eUnited
* Ghost Gaming
* Lazarus
* Noble eSports
* Oxymoron
* Smokin Aces Red
* Simplicity
* Spacestation Gaming
* Shoot To Kill
* Tempo Storm
* Vicious Gaming
* Wildcard Gaming
* Why Tempt Fate

The full schedule is here. A trailer for the season to come is below: