MANILA — Year 9 of the Mobile Legends: Bang Bang Professional League in the Philippines will begin on Feb. 18, the league declared Thursday evening.
— MPL Philippines (@MplPhilippines) January 6, 2022
The social media write-up contained logos of the taking part teams, which are the exact as Time 8.
The participating teams are:
- Blacklist International
- Onic PH
- Echo PH
- Bren Esports
- RSG Philippines
- TNC Pro Team
- Nexplay EVOS
- Omega Esports
Blacklist International won Seasons 7 and 8, and will look for a a few-peat soon after securing the entire world title in December, while M3 runner-up Onic PH seeks a community title utilizing job switches they’ve finished in the globe championship.
Meanwhile, Echo PH will lender on a super-workforce which noticed them acquire veteran jungler Karl “KarlTzy” Nepomuceno, Tristan “Yawi” Cabrera and Frediemar “3MarTzy” Serafico.
With the departure of KarlTzy and the hiatus of CJ “Ribo” Ribo, M2 champions Bren Esports will check out to fill in the footwear of the veterans.
Some teams these types of as Nexplay, and Omega Esports have also teased changes in their rosters which will be revealed in the coming days.