Collaboration to include online and onsite presence during three ESL Challenger events and ESL Pro League Conference Season 16
Cologne/New York – ESL Gaming, the world’s leading esports company, and ASUS have today announced that they are partnering for the ESL Pro League (EPL) Conference stage and the ESL Challenger tournaments for the remainder of 2022.
The exclusive collaboration will see ASUS become the Official OEM partner during the upcoming season of the newly added stage to the ESL Pro League, EPL Conference Season 16, which will take place at DreamHack Summer (June 16-20). Furthermore, the partnership covers the ESL Challenger competitions taking place at DreamHack Valencia (July 1-3), DreamHack Melbourne (September 2-4), and DreamHack Rotterdam (October 14-16).
“With ESL Challenger and EPL Conference’s addition to the ESL Pro Tour, we can truly offer aspiring Counter-Strike: Global Offensive players a path from zero to hero,” said Bastian Veiser, Director Partner Management at ESL Gaming. “It is great to see an amazing brand like ASUS be devoted to the solid foundations needed for players to go pro. Therefore, we are super excited to have them on board as a partner and look forward to working with them.”
Throughout the competitions, ASUS will be visible in broadcasts and at live events. Through several brand integrations in various broadcast segments and at their unique booth during the live event, fans have the opportunity to learn more about the ROG Strix SCAR series gaming laptop powered by the latest 12th Gen Intel® Core™ processors and to try for themselves how ASUS hardware boosts the overall gaming experience.
“ROG has long been committed to gaming and esports and has continuously been implicated to further show support to these communities. This year, we are pleased to be partnering once again with Intel and ESL during the ESL Challenger and ESL Pro League Conference,” said Galip Fu, Head of Global Marketing for Consumer and Gaming Laptops at ASUS. “During our last ESL One partnership back in 2019, we have seen the esports communities’ passion for performant hardware and pursued with our endeavor to continuously develop the best gaming solutions in the market.”
EPL Conference Season 16 offers the best teams from the ESL Challenger competitions a chance to qualify for EPL Season 16 and is set to take place at DreamHack Summer in Jonköping, Sweden, on June 16-20. Head to the official ESL Pro Tour website, and follow ESLCS on Twitter and Facebook for all the details.
About ESL Gaming
ESL Gaming is the world’s leading esports company. For more than two decades, we have been shaping the industry and leading esports and gaming innovation globally across the most popular video games, creating a comprehensive ecosystem with opportunities for players to go from zero to hero, and for fans to witness the best stories esports has to offer. Our portfolio consists of high-profile products such as the ESL Pro Tour, Intel® Extreme Masters, DreamHack Festivals, the Snapdragon® Pro Series, and many more, ranging from grassroots to global elite competitions. ESL Gaming is a part of the world’s leading competitive gaming platform ESL FACEIT Group.
ASUS is a global technology leader that provides the world’s most innovative and intuitive devices, components and solutions to deliver incredible experiences that enhance the lives of people everywhere. With its team of 5,000 in-house R&D experts, ASUS is world-renowned for continuously reimagining today’s technologies for tomorrow, garners more than 11 awards every day for quality, innovation and design and is ranked among Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies.