Singapore – Esports organisation RSG has partnered with gaming platform iGamie to raise the bar in engaging the gaming community and assisting esports teams.
This partnership aims to create new fan engagement opportunities to allow fans to interact with their favourite players and streamers. As part of the agreement, iGamie will also be supporting the premier Southeast Asian professional esports organisation’s roster of Mobile Legends Bang Bang professional players and streamers.
Moreover, the partnership with iGamie will pave the way for aspirants to interact and learn from RSG’s professional players and coaches, facilitating a platform for knowledge transfer and development of esports players from aspirants to professionals.
The grand finalist teams of iGamie Cup will stand a chance to play in a friendly exhibition match with players from RSG PH professional MPL team. RSG PH coaching staff, along with head coach Brian ‘Panda’ Lim will also provide advice and tips for the teams. In addition, RSG will scout and potentially pick up promising players from the amateur tournament to develop into professional players.
Vincent Yang, iGamie’s founder and CEO, said, “Our partnership with RSG represents a significant step towards bringing the esports community in the region closer together, and we look forward to building greater social interaction with partners and gamers alike.”
Meanwhile, Jayf Soh, RSG’s founder and CEO of RSG, shared that the partnership with iGamie is made possible through their shared vision of developing amateur players in Southeast Asia.
“We are proud to be able to work together with such like-minded partners to continuously create opportunities for aspirants within the esports community through our partnership. We believe that this partnership is a crucial first step taken towards creating a more robust ecosystem in the region,” said Soh.