FantasyEsports.gg and Razer Announce Global Partnership
CHICAGO (October 11, 2019) -- FantasyEsports.gg, a global esports technology company, and Razer™, the leading global lifestyle brand for gamers, have announced a new partnership to deliver one of the most innovative and rewarding fantasy esports platforms to gamers around the globe.
The partnership kicks off this week with the start of the 2019 League of Legends World Championship and will provide gamers the opportunity to enter free-to-play fantasy esports contests on the FantasyEsports.gg platform using their Razer ID and win great prizes including Razer products and Razer Silver.
"We are thrilled to be partnering with Razer for the League of Legends World Championships," says Rossi Biddle, FantasyEsports.gg co-founder and CEO. "This collaboration will allow us to share our free-to-play fantasy contests with a broader audience around the globe and celebrate our shared commitment to the gaming community."
"FantasyEsports.gg is a unique opportunity to bring esports to a larger audience and we're very happy to extend this experience to our gamers," says David Tse, Global Esports Director for Razer. "We hope that Razer's partnership with FantasyEsports.gg will encourage participation by enhancing the gamer’s experience."
Launched in 2018, FantasyEsports.gg features sophisticated performance-based scoring systems, unique contest formats, a detailed research center, interactive live experiences, and prizes from the world’s biggest gaming brands. The platform currently supports League of Legends, with Dota 2, Overwatch, and CS:GO scheduled to launch in late 2019.
Razer Silver is the only loyalty rewards program for gamers, backed by Razer. Earn Razer Silver simply by using Razer Gold to make your game purchases or participating in Razer software and services. When you rack up enough Razer Silver, you get to redeem a suite of great rewards—from Razer hardware to digital rewards such as Steam games and exclusive discount vouchers on various lifestyle brands.
Founded in 2017, FantasyEsports.gg is an esports technology platform providing free-to-play, non-wagering fantasy esports experiences for today’s most popular games. With offices in Chicago, Australia, and the United Kingdom, FantasyEsports.gg delivers unique contests, sophisticated scoring systems, interactive live experiences, and prizes from the world’s biggest brands. For more information, visit fantasyesports.gg.
Razer™ is the world’s leading lifestyle brand for gamers.
The triple-headed snake trademark of Razer is one of the most recognized logos in the global gaming and esports communities. With a fan base that spans every continent, the company has designed and built the world’s largest gamer-focused ecosystem of hardware, software and services.
Razer's award-winning hardware includes high-performance gaming peripherals and Blade gaming laptops.
Razer's software platform, with over 70 million users, includes Razer Synapse (an Internet of Things platform), Razer Chroma (a proprietary RGB lighting technology system), and Razer Cortex (a game optimizer and launcher).
In services, Razer Gold is one of the world’s largest virtual credit services for gamers, and Razer Fintech is one of the largest online-to-offline digital payment networks in SE Asia.
Founded in 2005 and dual-headquartered in San Francisco and Singapore, Razer has 18 offices worldwide and is recognized as the leading brand for gamers in the USA, Europe and China. Razer is listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (Stock Code: 1337).