G2 Esports is pleased to announce that it has signed a sponsorship deal with Razer, one of the leading companies in gaming peripherals and accessories in the world. As a result of this agreement, G2 Esports will be joining Team Razer, an elite group featuring top esports organisations and home to hundreds of professional players.
Moving forward, Razer will be equipping G2 Esports’ teams, and we are extremely excited to be working alongside this company on developing new products that will revolutionise the way thousands of gamers worldwide experience their favourite games.
Carlos “ocelote” Rodríguez Santiago, G2 Esports’ founder and CEO, gave the following statement about the partnership with Razer:
“Historically, Razer has been a leading brand of peripherals. Most of our players have been using Razer gear for years now, so it was only normal that we ended up working together. We expect to make this partnership to grow over time as we enjoy the competitive success across G2 Esports’ teams.”
About G2 Esports
G2 Esports is a world premier eSports club founded in November, 2013 by Carlos ‘ocelote’ Rodriguez, of League of Legends fame. Carlos now serves as CEO of the club, which currently includes professional teams in Hearthstone, League of Legends, Counter-Strike:Global Offensive, Heroes of the Storm, Vainglory, Overwatch and FIFA.
G2 club’s headquarters are based in the beautiful city of Madrid, Spain, which also has training facilities in Berlin, Germany and Poznan, Poland.
G2 was built with a true love for bringing innovation to the industry whilst upholding their core values of professionalism, unrivaled dedication and always having the community at the heart of their decisions. The club now has a management team which covers over a decade of industry experience. This allows them to challenge the status quo and be truly innovative. Their ultimate goal is to lift the industry to a new standard and leave a legacy for others to follow.
Founded in 2005 in San Diego, California by CEO Min-Liang Tan and Robert Krakoff, Razer began in a tiny shared office of gamers, with a mission to create high quality products designed solely to meet the demanding needs of gamers like themselves.
Today, with hundreds of employees in offices all around the world, Razer is known for its relentless pursuit of perfection, innovating to produce a unified platform of connected devices and software. The use of cutting edge technology, together with contributions by top eSports athletes, followed by constant fine-tuning, has resulted in an interactive, competitive, and immersive experience that is designed for gamers, by gamers.
Over the years, Razer has evolved into the gaming lifestyle brand that connects with all gamers, regardless of age, gaming genre, and console, by staying true to its core values, and continually delivering the best. Razer’s commitment to the gamer community can also be seen in its sponsorship of gaming events, eSports tournaments, and a diverse group of professional eSports athletes – Team Razer. All this, has earned Razer a formidable following of devoted fans, both on- and offline.
As the gaming industry continues to grow, Razer is positioned firmly on the forefront, armed with passion, determination, and gaming innovations that are truly made for gamers, by gamers.