Astro Gaming and Gears Esports extend partnership into 2020
Audio gear supplier Astro Gaming and Gears of War esports have prolonged their partnership for the 2019-2020 season.
Astro Gaming would be the official audio companion of Gears of War tournaments by 2020, offering gear, contributing to prize swimming pools, and launching its personal league.
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This partnership dates again to September 2018, kicking off with the Gears Pro Circuit San Diego Open and persevering with by the total 2018-2019 season.
Dana Sissons, Director of Communications at The Coalition mentioned the extension in a launch: “Astro has been a great partner across previous seasons of Gears Esports and we’re delighted to build on that for Gears 5. Now, as well as having Astro’s top class audio equipment and expertise at our events, we’ll also benefit from that across all of our content series.”
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The 4 Gears Major tournaments will use the newly-released Astro TR Main Stage audio system that may block out the noise to assist the gamers specializing in the sport. The partnership may also see Astro Gaming launching its personal league alongside Gears 5 official Majors. Powered by Beyond Entertainment, it’s going to function a $20,000 prize pool.
Cole Lovelady, Head of Global Esports at Astro Gaming added: “We’re thrilled to continue our partnership with Microsoft, The Coalition and Gears of War. By offering the community a premium audio experience and creating exciting new ways to earn cash, aspiring athletes will be able to find new teammates and have a chance to make a career in Gears Esports.”
Esports Insider says: Astro Gaming has dedicated to growing the Gears of War esports scene for one more yr, marking a strong begin for Gears 5 – a title that’s aiming to spice up its standing within the bigger esports trade.
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