Garena has officially announced a new series of tournaments especially for Malaysian Free Fire players, the Free Fire Challenger Series Malaysia (FFCM), which will take place from December 2021 until February 2022. The tournament will see a total prize pool of RM125,000, with registrations for the first in-game qualifiers open from 8 - 11 December.
The tournament is open exclusively for Malaysian Free Fire players residing in Malaysia during the tournament period, who are at least Diamond 1 Rank and Level 20. The qualifier matches will happen on 11 December from 1pm - 5pm, after which the top 48 teams will compete in the quarter-finals from 20 -21 December. The final 18 teams will move on to the League Stage to secure a spot at the FFCM Grand Finals, with both scheduled to take place in January and February 2022 respectively. The top 6 teams from the FFCM will receive direct invites to the next MCP (Malaysia, Cambodia, Philippines) Majors.
In addition, Garena has unveiled its MCP Esports Roadmap for 2022, which includes the all-new Challenger series offering more teams a direct invite into the next MCP Majors. The Grand Finals of the MCP Majors will decide the representative team for the MCP region on the global stage at upcoming international tournaments in 2022.