MSI, one of the major computer hardware manufacturer and solutions provider, has recently announced an exclusive partnership with one of the biggest international eSports team, Cloud9.
According to a report by TweakTown, the gaming hardware manufacturer has signed an exclusive agreement with the Clou9 eSports team and the Cloud9 roster is going to be outfitted with MSI sponsored gear and clothes, effective immediately. The press release also states that MSI is going to be the team’s vendor for its gaming products and components in order to “guarantee performance superiority on their rivals”.
The president of MSI Pan America, Andy Tung, said that MSI has spent countless hours and resources in the support of many eSports teams over the years. He added that the company is committed to gaming more than ever before and that it is proud to welcome Cloud9 to its already big family of professional gaming partnerships around the world. Tung added that MSI is one of the most trusted names in the world of gaming and eSports today. He said that MSI’s gaming systems are going to guarantee the best performance during the many eSports competitions on show today. He said that they are going to ensure that Cloud9 becomes “the best eSports team in the world.”
For those who do not know, Cloud9 is one of the biggest professional eSports organizations and while the organization is based in the U.S., its members and players are from many different regions in the world including North America, Europe and Asia. The organization was founded back in 2012 and the owner/manager of the team, Jack Etienne has led the team to many victories in the eSports scene including world championships and tournaments for Heroes of the Storm, League of Legends and other popular eSports games. This partnership marks a new beginning for the team and as we all know, sponsorships bring in much required support, especially in the finance department for the many teams in an industry that is still in its infancy.
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