Red Bull M.E.O. Season 5

28 April – 28 May 2022
South Africa

Red Bull M.E.O. - the only global mobile esports competition to date - sees multiple countries participating in order to crown the best in mobile gaming across a variety of games. Season 5 promises to be the best one yet! South African gamers have the opportunity to pit themselves against the best at the World Final in Sri Lanka.

The 5th season of the Red Bull M.E.O. comes to South Africa this year with Cricket World Championship 3.

What is Red Bull M.E.O.?

The search is on for South Africa's best Cricket World Championship 3 player to represent the country at the Global Final Qualification featuring teams from India, Pakistan and Sri Lanka, taking place later in the year.
From 18 April 2022, players can download the game, create their team and compete against the A.I., with the aim of making the South African final.
Additionally, Red Bull will also be hitting key student and cricket fan player-zones through April and May, giving players the chance to grab a can and qualify.
These player zones will be happening in the following areas: Johannesburg, Potchefstroom, Bloemfontein, Gqeberha, Durban and Cape Town. For more info, click here.
Open to everyone, this exciting competition brings mobile gaming esports to South Africa. Download, sign up and good luck!
Cricket fans can get in on the action by signing up for in Red Bull MEO Season 5. With cricket being one of the most followed sports in the world, it's cool to have the opportunity to connect with other cricket lovers through this competition

About the game

World Cricket Championship 3 (WCC3) is a realistic mobile cricket game with cutting-edge gameplay features, brand new controls, multiplayer features, professional commentary, exciting animations, real-time motion capture of professional cricketers, and advanced AI.

How to enter

Registration is completed via the in-game registration portal. If you plan on attending one of the in-person events, please download the game in advance from either the App Store (iOS) or Play Store (Android).

How to qualify

There is in integrated leaderboard within the game that tracks all scores attributable to players. From this the Top 8 will be identified. Please note that while anyone can play WCC3, registration to Red Bull M.E.O. is mandatory in order to place on the leaderboard.

How the winner is determined

The Top 8 on the leaderboard, as at 23:59 on 22 May, will be invited to the National Final at Imperial Wanderers Cricket Stadium in Johannesburg, taking place on Saturday, 28 May 2022. This National Final will be run on the standard Double Elimination format, seen in other gaming properties such as Red Bull Hit The Streets.

Weekly Winners

For the weeks ending 8 May, 15 May and 22 May 2022, players who have gained the most points over the respective week will be eligible to receive a case of wiiings.

Grand Prize

The 2022 South African champion of the Red Bull M.E.O. will travel on an all-expenses-paid trip to Sri Lanka to compete in the World Final Qualifier.

Terms & Conditions

Please see this link for the full list of terms related to Red Bull M.E.O.