ROG RETURNS AS TITLE SPONSOR FOR DREAMLEAGUE SEASON 8
Stockholm, Sweden. DreamHack, the world’s largest digital festival and one of the leading esports companies, will partner with Republic of Gamers (ROG) for the upcoming eighth season of DreamLeague, a Dota 2 major.
DreamHack is proud to announce the return of ROG as title sponsor for DreamLeague season 8, a Dota 2 major. ROG DreamLeague season 8 will feature some of the world’s best Dota 2 teams, battling for their share of a $1,000,000 prize pool, with the playoffs and grand final played in front of a live audience at DreamHack Winter, December 1-4 in Jönköping, Sweden.
With their rich history of supporting previous seasons of DreamLeague, ROG will once again support the league, as well as provide it with their high performance equipment for players, teams and broadcasted tournaments.
“With DreamHack continuing its focus on Dota 2 and once again organizing the playoffs at DreamHack Winter in front of a huge live audience – and with Valve showing their support for the league by making it a major – we believe that the 8th season of ROG DreamLeague will be the most exciting so far,” commented Marcus Hultin, Marketing Manager for Nordic ROG. “Needless to say, Republic of Gamers is very happy to be back as the title sponsor of ROG DreamLeague.”
“DreamLeague is one of DreamHack’s most beloved brands and to have ROG return as title sponsor is fantastic news!” said Michael Fuxborg, project manager for DreamLeague. “Their continued passion and support makes this the ideal partnership to keep growing Dota 2 and DreamLeague, enabling us to bring the best possible esports entertainment to gamers around the globe.”
ABOUT ASUS ROG
Republic of Gamers (ROG) is an ASUS sub-brand dedicated to creating the world’s best gaming hardware and software. Formed in 2006, ROG offers a complete line of innovative products known for performance and quality, including motherboards, graphics cards, laptops, desktops, monitors, audio equipment, routers and peripherals. ROG participates in and sponsors major international gaming events. ROG gear has been used to set hundreds of overclocking records and it continues to be the preferred choice of gamers and enthusiasts around the world. Learn more about the choice of champions at http://rog.asus.com.
DreamHack is the world’s largest computer festival. DreamHack’s core, and origin is the LAN party, with the two major festivals in Sweden, DreamHack Summer in June and DreamHack Winter in November. DreamHack also arranges festivals, events and competitions in several locations in Europe and North America.
The events are a platform for esport, knowledge and creative competitions, music acts, lectures by game developers, Internet & game culture, cosplay, the fair DreamExpo and much much more. DreamHack is also a production company with a focus on gaming, esports, music and arena productions for both traditional TV and the Internet.
During 2016 DreamHack had 233,000 visitors to its events and more than 135 million viewers who followed the live broadcast online. More information is available on www.dreamhack.com