Smart recently announced that the 5th season of the Mobile Legends Professional League is set to resume this May. This is in support of the country’s eSports scene despite the current COVID-19 crisis.
MPL Season 5 will run on May 1 to 3, 8 to 10, and 15 to 17, and will be broadcasted online for Filipino fans. The Grand Finals of the tournament is scheduled for May 29 to 31.
This is made possible by Smart’s partnership with MLBB developer and publisher Shanghai Mooonton Technology and is also part of its commitment to the growth of eSports here in the Philippines. Smart has previously partnered with Moonton to power past MLBB events.
Smart’s efforts in powering the eSports community is also in recognition of how MLBB and other games keep Filipinos connected during this pandemic, by letting them socialize and bond over their favorite games.
Smart subscribers can stream MPL Season 5 on Facebook Gaming with Giga Games 99, which comes with 2GB of Data and 1G Games All Day for Mobile Legends and Facebook Gaming for seven days. Simply dial *123# and choose Giga Games now.
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Emman has been writing technical and feature articles since 2010. Prior to this, he became one of the instructors at Asia Pacific College in 2008, and eventually landed a job as Business Analyst and Technical Writer at Integrated Open Source Solutions for almost 3 years.