ASUS ROG Announces Sponsorship of PSG eSports
Fremont, CA (March 2nd, 2017) — ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) today announced the sponsorship of Paris Saint-Germain eSports (PSG eSports) — an elite eSports team that plays in League of Legends (LoL) and FIFA competitions. ROG will be the official sponsor of PSG eSports, and will be supporting PSG eSports players throughout the 2017 entire season. Combining 27 years of innovation from ASUS, over 10 years of ROG gaming expertise and the ambitious plans of PSG eSports, this partnership is expected to be one of the most exciting eSports projects in Europe.
As part of the sponsorship, the ROG logo will appear on the PSG team’s kit and gear. ROG will also be supplying PSG eSports players with high-performance ROG G20 gaming desktops and 24-inch Full HD ASUS MG248Q gaming monitors at their gaming house in Berlin, as well as ROG Strix GL702 gaming laptops to allow them to compete on the road.
“ROG and PSG eSports share the same values, so it is the perfect partnership. ROG is number one in the gaming PC market, and we are pleased to provide PSG eSports with the latest and most innovative high-performance gaming gear available. We can’t wait to see them in action!” said Karim Ouahioune, ROG Marketing Manager.
“We are proud to welcome ASUS Republic of Gamers onboard as a main partner and the first kit sponsor for our PSG eSports team. This partnership shows the growing interest among brands in our project, and vindicates the strategy implemented by our Chairman, Nasser Al-Khelaifi,” said Fabien Allègre, Paris Saint-Germain Director of Merchandising and Brand Diversification.
The ASUS ROG brand was founded on a desire to grow the global gaming ecosystem through sponsorships and the development of innovative hardware specifically designed for the needs of dedicated players. ASUS ranks number one in 13 among the top 15 gaming markets in the world; the 15 countries account for nearly 100 percent of the total worldwide gaming market. ROG is a longtime supporter of eSports, with ROG gaming gear the preferred choice for many of the world’s best gamers.
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About ASUS Republic of Gamers
Republic of Gamers (ROG) is a sub-brand of ASUS, created in 2006 to provide gamers with battle-winning gear. ROG continues to be the first choice for gamers and participates in international gaming and overclocking events — including QuakeCon, BlizzCon and DreamHack. Record-breaking ROG gear includes motherboards, graphics cards, notebooks, desktops and monitors, plus audio equipment and mice. Simply, ROG is the choice of champions.
ASUS is one of Fortune magazine’s World’s Most Admired Companies, and is dedicated to creating products for today and tomorrow’s smart life. Our comprehensive portfolio includes Zenbo, ZenFone, ZenBook and a range of IT devices and components, along with AR, VR and IoT. ASUS employs more than 17,000 people worldwide and over 5,500 world-class R&D talents. Driven by innovation and committed to quality, the company won 4,368 awards and earned approximately US$14 billion of revenue in 2015.