Twitch to provide sponsorship to Mineski esports teams and MPGL events
TWITCH announces its partnership with Mineski to provide sponsorship to their teams together with support for the MPGL. This partnership will expand eSports content and will build infrastructure for broadcasters and eSports fans around the country. To learn more about this partnership, read the PR below.
SAN FRANCISCO and MANILA, Philippines July 31, 2016 Twitch, the world’s leading social video platform and community for gamers, and Mineski Corporation today announced a partnership that will provide sponsorships to Mineski esports teams as well as the Mineski Pro Gaming League (MPGL).
With growth of the Twitch and video game communities accelerating in the Philippines, Twitch and Mineski’s partnership will expand esports content and build infrastructure for broadcasters and esports fans in the country and the greater Southeast Asia region.
“Mineski and Twitch have been partners in esports for many years, which is why we trust that Mineski will proudly Bleed Purple by wearing our logo when hosting events and when their players step up to the tournament stage,” said Matthias Beyer, Partnerships Lead in Southeast Asia at Twitch. “Our goal is to develop esports content offerings in the Southeast Asian gaming industry and strengthen our longterm partnerships, while also supporting new broadcast talent and providing them a platform to become standalone Twitch celebrities.”
“Twitch’s support of both Mineski Pro Gaming League in the Philippines, as well as the Mineski Dota professional team lineup will make our esports organizations and players a powerful force abroad,” says Benson Te, Business Development Head of Mineski Cooperation . “Overall, we are confident the work we are doing with Twitch will bring longterm growth and benefits to the esports industry in Southeast Asia.”
To learn more about Twitch and Mineski’s partnership and future collaborative projects, visit Mineski’s Pro Gaming League website: www.mineski.net.
Twitch is the world’s leading social video platform and community for gamers. Each month, more than 100 million community members gather to watch and talk about video games with more than 1.7 million broadcasters. Twitch’s video platform is the backbone of both live and ondemand distribution for the entire video game ecosystem. This includes game developers, publishers, media outlets, events, user generated content, and the entire esports scene. Twitch also features Twitch Creative, a category devoted to artists and the creative process. For more information about Twitch, visit the official website and blog.
Founded in 2004, Mineski Cooperation is committed to lead and improve the Quality of Esports in Southeast Asia. The Mineski Franchise owns Gaming Internet Cafes all over Philippines and Malaysia and has become the premier address for event execution as well as production. Mineski’s professional teams are representing the company, country and region in many international appearances.PRESS RELEASE