SM Supermalls partners with Mobile Legends: Bang Bang Professional League – Philippines in broadcasting the Season 9 Playoffs at SM Cinemas from April 28, 2022, until May 1, 2022. This is the first-ever mobile esports event that will be streamed through SM Cinema and will provide fans with an immersive viewing experience.
“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,” said Joaquin L. San Agustin, Senior Vice President for Marketing, SM Supermalls.
“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,” said Lee Viloria, Esports Business Development Head, MPL Philippines.
Participating SM Cinemas are below:
- 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
Tickets sell for only PHP 170 per day, including free popcorn and MLBB freebies. Tickets can be purchased at SM Cinema’s official website, SM Cinema app, and the SM Cinema ticket booths.
On the other hand, MPL-PH Season 9 telco partner, Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart), will also be the internet provider for the screening of the playoffs up to the championship game. While official tech partner Samsung has also joined Paymaya as the official sponsor. Meanwhile, Secretlab, Gilette, Everest Appliances, and J&T joined the roster of the official esports partners.