SM Supermalls has joined the Mobile Legends: Bang Bang Professional League – Philippines (MPL-PH) as one of its partners to provide fans an immersive viewing experience through select SM cinemas around the country. This is the first mobile esports event streamed through SM Cinema.
The MPL-PH Season 9 Playoffs will be broadcasted in SM cinemas from April 28 until the Finals on May 1. Tickets are available for PHP 170 per day and come with free popcorn and Mobile Legends: Bang Bang (MLBB) freebies.
“We are thrilled to join MOONTON Games to provide our customers and fans a viewing experience like no other. This is our way to help bring together MPL-PH fans and gamers alike as we further witness the strength of the Philippines in mobile gaming.”
Joaquin L. San Agustin, SM Supermalls Senior Vice President for Marketing
You can purchase tickets from the official SM Cinema website, SM Cinema app, or the SM Cinema ticket booths.
Here are the participating SM Cinemas:
- SM City San Lazaro
- SM City Manila
- SM City Sta. Mesa
- SM City Taytay
- SM City Masinag
- SM City BF Parañaque
- SM City Sucat
- SM City Bicutan
“MOONTON Games is honored to welcome SM Supermalls as one of our partners in bringing the best viewing experience for our fans. We hope our fans can enjoy watching the action-packed MPL-PH Season 9 playoffs and championship on a much bigger screen with friends and fellow gamers, as we slowly but surely and safely transition our online tournaments to offline events.”
Lee Viloria, MPL Philippines Esports Business Development Head
Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart), the official telco partner of the MPL-PH Season 9 will also be the internet provider for the screening of the playoffs to championships.
Additionally, Samsung along with PayMaya as official sponsors. Meanwhile, Secretlab, Filette, Everest Appliances, and J&T joined the list of official esports partners of the tournament.
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