Clear-Com Systems Deliver a Dynamic and Engaging Live Event Experience for PUBG Nations Cup Esports Event

Date: 20/09/2022
Clear-Com Systems Deliver a Dynamic and Engaging Live Event Experience for PUBG Nations Cup Esports Event


Eclipse HX and FreeSpeak II systems support the return of live, in-person events for the global gaming tournament.

When the PUBG Nations Cup, one of the biggest tournaments in esports, returned to a live audience format in June 2022, event producers One Up Solutions and Banana Culture were well-equipped to deliver a dynamic experience. The two teams deployed a hybrid intercom network using the Clear-Com®Eclipse® HX Pico Digital Matrix and FreeSpeak II®Digital Wireless systems for reliable, high-quality and seamless audio communications among technical teams, stage crews and talent.

Following a two-year COVID-related postponement of the event, passionate fans were eager to gather again and watch 16 teams of world-class players try to write their names into esports history.

The event was held at TRUE ICON Hall in the ICON SIAM building on the banks of the Chao Phraya River in Bangkok, Thailand. One Up Solutions, Clear-Com’s long-term partner in South Korea, provided onsite technical support and equipment specification, while Banana Culture was responsible for overall event management and broadcast production.

Banana Culture also worked with One Up on the 2019 PUBG Nations Cup (PNC). The overall performance, technical skills, and support network One Up brought to that event were the main reasons Banana Culture invited them to manage the entire wired/wireless intercom system and provide technical support for this year’s edition of the tournament.

According to One Up, the Clear-Com equipment was a perfect match for the challenging production requirements of this year’s event

“We chose a hybrid wired/wireless for the combined benefits of reliability and flexibility,” said Andy Ryu (Jaehyung Ryu) at One Up. “The Eclipse HX-Pico delivered a stable and secure wired connection with the convenience of easy routing customization. The FreeSpeak II system provided crews with maximum flexibility and the antenna scalability to roam freely throughout the event production areas and also create targeted communication channels between different technical teams.”

FreeSpeak transceivers were installed at key positions throughout the venue, allowing the technical teams to communicate with the control room or FOH using wireless belt packs whether they were inside or outside.

The Eclipse HX Pico system was installed as the main matrix, with 21 V-Series panels deployed across multiple zones including the main control room, Stage Left and Stage Right, OB rooms, live stream, tournament operations, and the front-of-house position.

One Up linked the Eclipse to the audio console using a 4-wire connection, which was also used to send intercom signals to the IFBs for talent, analysts, and cast as well as the radio devices used by camera staff.

The FreeSpeak II wireless system was allocated between the broadcast production group and the FOH and director’s teams. One Up spread eight FreeSpeak II transceivers around the stage, in the main venue lobby, and at the FOH position, using 11 FreeSpeak II belt packs. One Up also configured the FreeSpeak II belt packs with a V-Series user station panel to work with the FOH console for backup redundancy.

With the rapidly growing popularity of esports, event organizers can look to the combination of Clear-Com’s reliable technologies and close coordination between companies like One Up and Banana Culture as a game plan for future success.





Tags: clearcom | liveevents | freespeak | PUBGnationscup | esports
Submitted by Clear-Com (Bubble)
View author's directory page

Related Interviews
  • CLEARCOM FREESPEAK at NAB 2015

    CLEARCOM FREESPEAK at NAB 2015

  • 32 Keypanel Intercoms from Clearcom at NAB 2017

    32 Keypanel Intercoms from Clearcom at NAB 2017

  • CLEARCOM LQ SYSTEM at NAB 2015

    CLEARCOM LQ SYSTEM at NAB 2015

  • CLEARCOM IOS INTERCOM at NAB 2015

    CLEARCOM IOS INTERCOM at NAB 2015

  • Clearcom at IBC 2012

    Clearcom at IBC 2012

  • JVC at BVE North 2011

    JVC at BVE North 2011

  • Clear-Com adds Freespeak Edge 5Ghz 8ch and configurable at IBC 2019

    Clear-Com adds Freespeak Edge 5Ghz 8ch and configurable at IBC 2019

  • Clear-Com FreeSpeak II at NAB 2016

    Clear-Com FreeSpeak II at NAB 2016

  • Clear-Com FreeSpeak II at IBC 2014

    Clear-Com FreeSpeak II at IBC 2014

  • Clear-Com LinQ at IBC 2014

    Clear-Com LinQ at IBC 2014


Related Shows
  • IABM Reporting on the Broadcast and Media Industry

    IABM Reporting on the Broadcast and Media Industry


Related Articles
  • League of Legends European Masters

    League of Legends European Masters

  • AoIP in the intercom world

    AoIP in the intercom world

  • Intercom for Sports Production

    Intercom for Sports Production


News
New Streaming High Speed Cameras Posted: 26/09/2022
Phoenix

During the pandemic, most of us had two choices. Identifying parts of our business that we can accelerate, or nothing! At IDT, we chose the former, so we have just launched a new product range, and have three (yes, three) more coming shortly.
High speed cameras have traditionally been at the specialist end of the camera spectrum, with short sequences being recorded to RAM, and an interruption in workflow required before the next captured sequence. Minor improvements to this basic workflow have been implemented, like segmenting the RAM (which shorten each sequence, and still require a download later on), or having on board SSD, for faster downloads.

Tags: idt
Submitted by David Rudeforth
More from this author
NEP Norway returns to Mediaproxy for ST 2110 expansion Posted: 26/09/2022
NEP Norway returns to Mediaproxy for ST 2110 expansion

Mediaproxy, the global standard for software-based IP compliance solutions, has continued its working relationship with outside broadcast and playout facilities group NEP by supplying its LogServer software for SMPTE ST 2110 recording at its Norwegian operation.

Tags: Mediparoxy | NEP Norway | LogServer | Compliance Monitoring | Compliance Recording | IP Channels | SMPTE ST 2110 | NMOS | SCTE Ad-Insertion | AIMS
Submitted by Page Melia PR
More from this author
Merapar Joins Scrum.org Global Professional Training Network Posted: 26/09/2022
Merapar Joins Scrum.org Global Professional Training Network

Merapar, an alfa1 partner and innovator of cloud-native solutions, is excited to announce that it has joined the Scrum.org Professional Training Network, empowering the business to leverage Scrum.org premium brand, courses and Professional Scrum Trainer (PST) community. 

Tags: Scrum.org | Training | Broadcast
Submitted by Whiteoaks
More from this author
Matthews C-Stand Shoulder Kitbags Posted: 24/09/2022
Matthews C-Stand Shoulder Kitbags

Burbank, California: Matthews, known for their go-everywhere C-stands and other grip gear now has a more efficient way to transport them to a set or location. The C-Stand Shoulder Kitbag takes the awkwardness out of carrying up to two fixed or turtle-based C-stands in either 20″ or 40″ sizes.

Tags: Cine Gear Expo | Cine Gear | Cine Gear On Air | CineGear | CineGear OnAir | Got Agent | talent agent | cinematography | below the line | representation | production | carrier | cine technology | events | panels
Submitted by Lewis Communications
More from this author
disguise Launches Metaverse Labs for End-to-End Metaverse Experience Enablement Posted: 23/09/2022
disguise Launches Metaverse Labs for End-to-End Metaverse Experience Enablement

Today disguise announces the launch of its Metaverse Labs – a global network of labs filled with creative and technical experts that will empower brands, creatives and technologists to deliver experiences in the metaverse. As part of disguise’s Metaverse Solutions division, each Lab will merge R&D, creative services and consultancy to help their clients achieve the art of the impossible.

Tags: disguise | Liaison PR
Submitted by
More from this author
disguise Launches Cloud Solution for the Media and Entertainment Industry Posted: 23/09/2022
disguise Launches Cloud Solution for the Media and Entertainment Industry

Today, disguise announces the launch of disguise Cloud – a new suite of cloud-ready applications for the media and entertainment industry. Available on a free starter plan, disguise Cloud is built to enable end-to-end remote collaboration across any M&E production. Whether it's for simple video playback or a complex project with 3D files, disguise Cloud will make collaboration easy by seamlessly connecting remote clients to technical operators and directors on set.

Tags: disguise | Liaison PR
Submitted by
More from this author
Pixellot Named Official Video Analytics Partner of the NFHS Posted: 23/09/2022
Pixellot Named and ldquo;Official Video Analytics Partner and rdquo; of the NFHS

The National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) and Pixellot have agreed to a multi-year partnership, making the world’s leading provider of AI-Automated™ sports video and analytics solutions the official video analytics partner of the NFHS.

The National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) and Pixellot have agreed to a multi-year partnership, making the world’s leading provider of AI-Automated™ sports video and analytics solutions the official video analytics partner of the NFHS. As part of the partnership, the NFHS and its member schools will receive special terms and access to VidSwap, Pixellot’s analytics platform.

Tags: Pixellot | Sports | Pixellot Air | NFHS
Submitted by Bubble Agency
More from this author
CAS Honors Peter J. Devlin with Career Achievement Recognition Posted: 22/09/2022
CAS Honors Peter J. Devlin with Career Achievement Recognition

Cinema Audio Society will honor multiple Oscar® and CAS Award nominee Peter J. Devlin CAS with its 2023 Career Achievement Award. The tribute will be presented at the 59th CAS Awards on Saturday, March 4, 2023, at the InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown. 

Tags: Awards | sound mixing | Below the Line | Sound mixers | Cinema Audio Society
Submitted by Cinema Audio Society
More from this author
disguise Launches Cloud Solution for the Media and Entertainment Industry Posted: 22/09/2022
disguise Launches Cloud Solution for the Media and Entertainment Industry

Today, disguise announces the launch of disguise Cloud – a new suite of cloud-ready applications for the media and entertainment industry. Available on a free starter plan, disguise Cloud is built to enable end-to-end remote collaboration across any M&E production. Whether it's for simple video playback or a complex project with 3D files, disguise Cloud will make collaboration easy by seamlessly connecting remote clients to technical operators and directors on set.

Tags: disguise | Liaison PR
Submitted by
More from this author
Spectra Logic and iRODS Consortium Partner to Provide Glacier-Like Tier of Storage for Data-Driven Organisations Posted: 22/09/2022
Spectra Logic and iRODS Consortium Partner to Provide Glacier-Like Tier of Storage for Data-Driven Organisations

Spectra Logic, a global leader in data management and data storage solutions, today announced a collaboration with the iRODS Consortium to create a joint solution built upon Spectra Vail® software, Spectra BlackPearl® S3 storage and the iRODS data management platform. The combined solution enables customers to use industry-standard cloud interfaces for on-premises disk and on-premises glacier* storage with object tape, while unlocking multi-site/multi-cloud capabilities.

Tags: Spectra Logic | IRODS Consortium | Spectra BlackPearl S3 storage | Spectra Vail software | data management software | data management | multi-cloud | cloud | on-premises | disk
Submitted by A3 Communications
More from this author
Rise Award Announces Shortlist for 2022 Posted: 22/09/2022
Rise Award Announces Shortlist for 2022

Rise, the award-winning advocacy group for women in the broadcast technology sector, is pleased to reveal the shortlist for this year’s Rise Awards. This year the awards will have three new categories; Ally, to be rewarded to a male who has significantly helped the gender diversity cause; Project Management or Delivery and Business Operations.




Tags: rise | womeninbroadcast | awards
Submitted by Bubble
More from this author
Brazil and rsquo;s Fabrika implements advanced asset management with EditShare Posted: 22/09/2022
Brazil and rsquo;s Fabrika implements advanced asset management with EditShare

EditShare®, the technology leader that enables storytellers to create and manage collaborative media workflows, has supplied a FLOW asset management system to Brazilian production company Fabrika. The powerful new facilities are central to Fabrika’s bold plans to move into major productions and its own OTT streaming channel.

As well as producing its own content, Fabrika also provides the content storage facilities for the Office of the Presidency of the Republic of Brazil. With this, the company made the decision to invest in its own asset management facilities, as early as 2007.


Tags: EditShare | Fabrika | cloud | Brazil | CIS Group | Cientik | José Luiz Nogueira | post production | FLOW | Said Bacho | Ricardo Freitas | asset management | media management | OTT streaming | production company | media workflows | MKM Marketing Communications
Submitted by MKM Marketing Communications
More from this author
PlayBox showcases streaming and channel management at IBC2022 Posted: 22/09/2022
PlayBox showcases streaming and channel management at IBC2022

PlayBox Technology UK celebrated the return of an in-person IBC with new products and a strong order book. IBC2022 saw more than 37,000 people from 170 countries get together in Amsterdam for the most important global broadcast and media event. The company took the opportunity to introduce new products and services, which reflect the rapidly changing media environment today.


Tags: playbox | playbox technology | playout | cloud playout | virtual playout | channel in a box | ibc 2022 | ibc show | ott platform | IBC 2022
Submitted by PlayBox Technology
More from this author
LiveU Applauded by Frost and Sullivan for Revolutionizing Live Video Streaming and Remote Production with Its 5G Video Solutions Posted: 22/09/2022
LiveU Applauded by Frost and Sullivan for Revolutionizing Live Video Streaming and Remote Production with Its 5G Video Solutions

Frost & Sullivan recently researched the 5G video applications market and, based on its analysis, recognizes LiveU with the 2022 Global Product Leadership Award. The company collaborates extensively with cellular carriers across the globe to achieve in-depth market knowledge, turning the experience into a unique competitive advantage. It serves global broadcasters and organizations in sports and news and continues to expand its increasingly diverse customer base, including online content producers, remote medicine and surgical settings, small videographers, and corporate and government organizations that produce live feeds and high-quality productions in more than 150 countries.

Tags: 5G | cellular bonding | IP transmission | IP bonding | sports broadcasting
Submitted by Jump PR
More from this author
Bayer 04 Leverkusen Signs with Newsbridge in Multi-Year Media Hub Deal Posted: 22/09/2022
Bayer 04 Leverkusen Signs with Newsbridge in Multi-Year Media Hub Deal

The iconic German club is using the company’s cloud media hub with signature Multimodal AI Indexing technology to access, store, manage and share its media assets, including a 20-year archive (approximately 3,000 hours of video recordings). Leverkusen will also use Newsbridge to ingest and auto-index future game, interview footage and live photos for its top tier men’s and women’s teams, along with its U19 and U17 youth teams. Retaining its existing on-prem storage for original files, Leverkusen is using Newsbridge’s full suite of Multimodal AI Indexing capabilities to make its collection of on and off-field moments fully searchable via facial recognition, object & logo detection, speech-to-text and OCR (optical character recognition).The club will also use the Newsbridge mobile app to enable players and partner agencies to directly access and share match and training photos to social media.

Tags: Football | Bayer Leverkusen | Newsbridge | Media Hub | Cloud Solutions | Archive | Live streams | Photos | Videos | Recordings | Players | Sponsors | Media Archives | AI | OCR | Facial recognition
Submitted by Newsbridge
More from this author
Pages:   [1] 2 3 4 5 6 7 > >>