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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 Group Pacquiao GG, plus the World Esports Video games unveiling its inaugural companions.
FaZe Clan names MoonPay as official cryptocurrency and NFT companion
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 companion, each entities will collaborate on a collection of content material and media activations. FaZe Clan may also use MoonPay’s infrastructure for its forthcoming NFT and digital items initiatives.
ESL and DreamHack named Rocket League Championship Collection esports companion
Esports occasions organisers DreamHack and ESL Gaming have introduced a multi-year settlement with sport 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 known as ‘Group Fetch.ai’.The influencer staff will embrace 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 Group 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 struggle.
In a press convention simply days earlier than, Senator Pacquiao introduced that he accepted the nomination of his affiliated celebration as a candidate for president of the Republic of the Philippines. Right now, true to PacMan style, he delivered a shot nobody noticed coming. In an official live-streamed press convention, a model new gaming and esports model was unveiled to hundreds of viewers — Group Pacquiao GG (TPGG).
World Esports Video games unveils companions for inaugural occasion
The World Esports Video games, a multi-title esports competitors hosted by the World Esports Federation (GEF), has unveiled the primary set of companions for its inaugural event.
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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