ASUS ROG JOINS AS MAIN SPONSOR OF CORSAIR DREAMHACK MASTERS STOCKHOLM 2018
We are excited to welcome long-term partner ASUS ROG as Main Sponsor of CORSAIR DreamHack Masters Stockholm, supporting the event for a third consecutive year as we travel to Ericsson Globe and the Swedish capital on August 29th – September 2nd.
August 16, 2018
ASUS ROG joins as Main Sponsor of the event and official Monitor and PC partner, meaning all professional players will be competing on the ROG Swift PG258Q 240Hz 1ms monitor and the ROG Strix GL12 gaming desktop designed with esports in mind, with its SSD hot-swap bay and compact size, a true fit for the competitive environment at this scale of an event.
On camera broadcast talent will throughout the event be equipped with the ROG Strix SCAR II gaming laptop for both work while on the on camera, as well as backstage preparing for upcoming matches.
“We’re extremely pleased to once again partner up with ASUS ROG, this time for our Stockholm event, following partnerships to both 2016 and 2017 editions of the Malmö event as well as Las Vegas. We continue to work with ASUS ROG on multiple projects, together we’ve achieve great things over the years” said Marc Winther, Director of DreamHack Masters at DreamHack. “DreamHack Masters is our most prestigious tournament series and with ASUS ROG onboard it secures the premium environment for the players to compete in, with these top of line products.”
You’ll be able to find ASUS ROG on site at the event in the expo area, showcasing their state of the art Gaming Monitors and Computers, including the products which will be used in the tournament. The booth will also feature activities for the visitors, with prizes to be won throughout the two days in Stockholm. Be sure to stay tuned to @DreamHack and @ASUS_ROG on Twitter, or via dreamhack.com/masters to be fully up-to-date with the activities.
ABOUT DREAMHACK MASTERS
DreamHack Masters launched in 2016, as DreamHack’s first large-scale esports arena event, the first event took place in Malmö, Sweden in April 2016. The event serves as the ultimate experience for esports fans from around the world wanting to watch their favorite professional teams and players play on the biggest of stages.
DreamHack Masters is a touring esports championship that will visit different cities and venues with different game titles, depending on market and timing. Thus far all editions of DreamHack Masters have featured Counter-Strike: Global Offensive as the main title, prize pools of 250,000 USD or more, and 16 teams competing live for the prize. DreamHack plans to continue to innovate and make sure that the DreamHack Masters series stays the most viewed independent tournaments. More information is available on dreamhack.com/masters.
ABOUT ASUS ROG
For years since its establishment, ASUS aimed to put an ever-greater emphasis on PC gaming. This process resulted in the 2006 founding of the Republic of Gamers brand (ROG), formed for the sole purpose of delivering the most innovative hardcore hardware for truly dedicated gamers.
Since then, the efforts of the ROG team have led to a constant flow of PC gaming technology that has become legendary among enthusiasts for its performance. ROG is more than just hardware, though – we take an active part in the global gaming community, helping develop the industry by sponsoring events such as PAX, BlizzCon and DreamHack. Worldwide media have recognized ROG as a leader in PC gaming and overclocking performance, with many of our products winning awards and gaining very positive feedback from hardware pros.
With this great response from gamers and the industry, ROG has all the resources it needs to keep working on enabling even better experiences – technology never sleeps, nor should the action!
DreamHack is all about entertainment for the digital generation. Founded in 1994 as a BYOC LAN party, DreamHack grew over 20 years to a global phenomenon as the digital festival for today’s youth, hosted throughout Europe and North America. DreamHack festivals feature multiple esport competitions, live music, exhibitions, creative competitions, LAN party, cosplay and much more. DreamHack helped pioneer esports, and continues to be one of the largest global producers of esports content. DreamHack esport broadcasts reached over 375 million views and DreamHack events welcomed over 250,000 visitors in 2017.
More information is available at dreamhack.com. DreamHack is part of leading international digital entertainment group MTG. More information at mtg.com.