Reliance is soon going to organize an e-sports event named JioMart Gameathon to make its lead in the online gaming business. This is a free fire tournament which will be the first event of the series. Reliance is promoting e-sports through Geogames. Let us tell you that Geogames was announced with JioFiber set-top box last year. At the same time, the app is still available in beta version with 5 million downloads on the Google Play Store.
The tournament will start from 30 October and will run till 1 November. The event will be broadcast live via Jio TV and YouTube. Reliance has also announced prize money for its winners. The total prize money of the competition is Rs 25,000, in which the winning team will get Rs 16.000. The runnerup will be awarded a reward of Rs 8,000. At the same time, the most valuable player will be given prize money of Rs 1,000. The amount won will be credited to the Direct Geo Mart wallet. It is a mobile-only tournament that cannot be played on tablets, triggers, emulators, etc.
How to Register for JioMart Gameathon
It should be noted that the process of registration has started from October 26 and the registration process will continue till October 29. You can register by going to JioGames portal. The #GetSetGame hashtag has been used for the JioMart Gameathon. It will be a four-stage tournament, beginning with qualifying stage on 30 and 31 October at 11 am. After this, the Quarter-Finals stage will run from 11 am to 3 pm, Semi-Finals from 1 pm to 4 pm and its grand finale will be held from 5 pm to 8 pm on 31 October Sunday.
Be aware that Reliance Jio has been planning to expand itself in the gaming world for a long time. In one program, Mukesh Ambani said that “gaming … is bigger than music, movies and television”. Reliance also live-streamed the League of Legends World Championship on JioTV in 2018