Good news for those who are eagerly waiting for the Mobile Legends: Bang Bang M3 World Championship happening later this year.

Moonton just announced the prize pool for the prestigious tournament has been increased by more than three times compared to the previous championships.

What is the prize pool for the M3 World Championship?

Moonton surprised everyone with the first announcement on Mobile Legends: Bang Bang’s Instagram page, revealing that the prize pool is set at US$800,000.

Mobile Legends: Bang Bang M3 World Championship prize pool
Credit: Moonton

This is a huge increase from last year’s M2 World Championship, where the prize pool was US$300,000. In the year before, the M1 World Championship offered a $250,000 prize pool.

Mobile Legends: Bang Bang’s rapid expansion in the esports scene

MLBB, Bren Esports, M2 World Championship
Credit: Bren Esports

The announcement is only one of the many things Moonton has been working on to expand MLBB’s competitive scene in the world.

Recently, they expanded to the Middle East with the launch of the M3 Arabia Major, where the winner will have a chance to represent the region in the global stage.

Mobile Legends: Bang Bang M3 Arabia Major banner
Screenshot by Jules Elona/ONE Esports

They have also expanded in the west with the unveiling of the North American Qualifier, where well-know esports caster Jake “SirActionSlacks” Kanner and commentator Austin “Capitalist” Walsh will host the tournament.

The winner of the North American Qualifier will represent North America at the M3 World Championship.

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