Peripheral maker Roccat has partnered with the ESL to become the official global peripheral partner and main event sponsor for upcoming Intel Extreme Masters eSports events. The deal will see the IEM using Roccat devices across all their upcoming events including the Intel Extreme Masters San Jose that kicks off in just a few weeks.
Michal Blicharz, Managing Director of Pro Gaming at ESL had this to say.
“We are happy to welcome ROCCAT as another member of the Intel® Extreme Masters family,”
“ROCCAT is a partner that is committed to esports and will help us make our season even better.”
While René Korte, CEO and Founder of ROCCAT Studios had a bit more to add.
“Our gaming keyboards and mice will be available in all public gaming areas in San Jose, where gamers can get their hands on some of our best gear,”
These include the brand new Tyon gaming mouse and our exciting Ryos TKL Pro keyboard. San Jose is going to be an incredible event, with some of the greatest competitive gamers in the world and a heavy dose of ROCCAT attitude.”
“Our dedication to the eSports community is well-established, with our own Team ROCCAT League of Legends team, and WCS America StarCraft II champion HyuN representing us proudly. We are heavily invested in the success of the eSporting ecosystem, and are extremely proud to join one of its most lauded representatives in Intel Extreme Masters for these exciting events. We can’t wait to show up in Northern California to be a part of the madness”