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On this week’s ESI Digest, we cowl FaZe Clan partnering with MoonPay, ESL and DreamHack partnering with the Rocket League Championship Collection, Immortals teaming up with Fetch.ai, Manny Pacquiao launching Crew Pacquiao GG, plus the International Esports Video games unveiling its inaugural companions.
FaZe Clan names MoonPay as official cryptocurrency and NFT associate
North American esports organisation FaZe Clan has introduced a multi-year partnership with cryptocurrency funds infrastructure supplier MoonPay.
As FaZe Clan’s official cryptocurrency and NFT associate, each entities will collaborate on a collection of content material and media activations. FaZe Clan will even use MoonPay’s infrastructure for its forthcoming NFT and digital items initiatives.
ESL and DreamHack named Rocket League Championship Collection esports associate
Esports occasions organisers DreamHack and ESL Gaming have introduced a multi-year settlement with recreation developer Psyonix for the Rocket League Championship Collection (RLCS).
The partnership follows on from a earlier association made between DreamHack and Psyonix for 2020’s Rocket League Championship Collection.
Immortals secures crypto partnership with Fetch.ai
North American esports organisation Immortals has introduced a partnership with synthetic intelligence firm Fetch.ai.
As a part of the year-long settlement, each entities will collaborate on an influencer marketing campaign referred to as ‘Crew Fetch.ai’.The influencer crew will embody Immortals’ Wild Rift participant GosuHoon, VALORANT content material creator Sheila ‘Pterodactylsftw’ Weidman, in addition to Queens Gaming Collective streamers and content material creators AvaGG and Demisux.
EXCLUSIVE: Manny Pacquiao-backed gaming and esports model Crew Pacquiao GG launches
When 42-year-old Manny Pacquiao introduced he’d be hanging up his gloves in September in a video on his official Fb account, the previous eight-division champion didn’t point out his pursuit of a completely totally different combat.
In a press convention simply days earlier than, Senator Pacquiao introduced that he accepted the nomination of his affiliated occasion as a candidate for president of the Republic of the Philippines. In the present day, true to PacMan vogue, he delivered a shot nobody noticed coming. In an official live-streamed press convention, a model new gaming and esports model was unveiled to 1000’s of viewers — Crew Pacquiao GG (TPGG).
International Esports Video games unveils companions for inaugural occasion
The International Esports Video games, a multi-title esports competitors hosted by the International Esports Federation (GEF), has unveiled the primary set of companions for its inaugural match.
The likes of Singapore Airways, Samsung, telecommunications service MyRepublic, TikTok and gaming peripherals model Razer will assist the occasion happening from December 18th-Nineteenth.
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