Made-in-India battle royale Indus will have its first ever official esports tournament on October 28, 2023 dubbed the Indus Esports Invitational. Created by award-winning Pune-based developer SuperGaming, Indus is an Indo-Futuristic battle royale slated for mobile, PC, and consoles with pre-registrations live on Google Play for Android. Pre-registrations for the game have crossed 7 million already.
“We’re thankful for the community’s response to Indus,” says SuperGaming co-founder and CEO Roby John. “Since our last community playtest in our studio, we feel we’re ready to see how the game performs in competitive environments featuring India’s best teams. We’re grateful for their support in building India’s most ambitious battle royale to date.”
The following teams have been invited for the Indus esports tournament:
- Godlike Esports
- Team 8bit
- Global Esports
- Enigma Gaming
- Reckoning Esports
In addition to this, teams of Indus content creators, community members, as well as winners of past playtests will be present as well. There’s a total prize pool of Rs. 10,00,000 with the winners netting Rs. 5,00,000 and the runners-up, third-place, and fourth place getting Rs. 2,50,000, Rs. 1,00,000, and Rs. 50,000 respectively. The most valuable player will get Rs. 1,00,000.
The version of Indus in use for this esports tournament will include the entirety of Virlok – the game’s map, improved control options, design balances, and enhancements across visuals, and animations. You can check out more details regarding what to expect in this recently released gameplay clip:
Players will be able to share their thoughts on various aspects of the game and impact the direction of how SuperGaming crafts its most ambitious title yet through this official esports tournament that’s also the fifth time SuperGaming has brought in its community to play the game.
This is inline with how SuperGaming has crafted its biggest hits — MaskGun and Silly Royale. Popular multiplayer shooter MaskGun has amassed over 80 million players since its launch with a relentless focus on putting its players first leading to some of its biggest community members featuring in-game as well as celebrating India-specific events like Diwali.
You can watch the first ever Indus esports tournament live on the Indus Discord server. Slots are limited and are available on a first come first serve basis. Check out our Discord Server to know more.
How to Get Indus Closed Beta Keys
To be the first to access the Indus Closed Beta, pre-register for the game on Google Play. Pre-registering for Indus gives players a chance to get an Indus Closed Beta Key. Players should join the Indus Discord server to be notified of upcoming key drops. Keys are in limited supply.
For more on Indus, check out YouTube, Discord, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest behind-the-scenes updates as well as the official Indus website.