“OG is one of the most accomplished competitive esports organizations in the history of gaming," said Evan Kubes, President of Rumble Gaming.
TORONTO (PRWEB) June 25, 2020
Rumble Gaming is excited to announce the signing of OG Esports, one of the most popular and successful esports organizations in history. The partnership combines Rumble Gaming's expertise in esports talent management, consulting services, and team sponsorships with OG's world-class roster of superstar esports competitors, including N0tail, Topson, and Suma1L.
“OG is one of the most accomplished competitive esports organizations in the history of gaming," said Evan Kubes, President of Rumble Gaming. "OG is a premium brand with global appeal, and we're excited to help them further expand their reach.”
OG Esports is legendary in the gaming industry. The team began to leave its mark on Dota 2 history during the Frankfurt Major, winning the first ever Valve-sponsored major. After winning the 2016 Manila Major, the 2016 Boston Major, and the 2017 Kiev Major, OG became the first team in Dota 2 to win four Dota major championships. They then went on to become two-time world champions, winning back-to-back Dota 2 titles and record-breaking prize pools at The International in 2018 and 2019. Following their success with Dota 2, the organization has since expanded into Counterstrike: Global Offensive.
Outside of the esports arena, OG was recently spotlighted in Against the Odds, a powerful documentary on their path to victory at the 2018 International tournament. They were also showcased in several installments of True Sight, the Valve documentary series that gives fans a deeper look at both the on-camera and behind the scenes action at The International. While based in Europe, OG is a global brand, with significant fan bases all over the world.
“I am thrilled to be working with Rumble Gaming and to have them in our corner helping us grow,” said J.M.R. Luna, CEO of OG Esports. "They are a great company, and we look forward to working with them."
"Our partnership with Rumble Gaming is truly a milestone for OG's development in North America," added Xavier Oswald, Chief Revenue Officer and Co-Owner of OG Esports. "We have a lot of fans in the US and Rumble Gaming is the perfect partner to engage brands with our unique DNA and performance-driven approach.”
About Rumble Gaming
Rumble Gaming is a full-service esports and gaming company, offering talent management, legal and marketing services, as well as access to a fully integrated media platform and distribution network. As a talent agency, Rumble bridges the gap between brands and the esports/gaming ecosystem by facilitating partnership opportunities and creating authentic marketing activations. Through its media platform access, it has a content distribution network bolstered across the spheres of digital and linear media which, coupled with production studios in Toronto, New York and Los Angeles, uniquely positions Rumble Gaming to help create and disseminate content.
About OG Esports
OG Esports is one of the most recognizable and decorated esports organizations in the world. Founded by Sébastien "Ceb" Debs and Johan "N0tail" Sundstein, the team began to leave its mark on Dota 2 history during the Frankfurt Major, winning the first ever Valve-sponsored major. They then went on to become the first team to win four Dota 2 major championships, as well as the first team to win successive Dota 2 titles at The International. In addition to its globally-renowned Dota 2 team, OG Esports is also home to a talented Counter-Strike: Global Offensive team and a rising OG Seed team, an incubator for emerging Dota 2 talent.
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Rumble Gaming Contact:
Andréa Dorego Director, Public Relations & Communications Andrea@rumblegaming.gg
OG Esports Contact:
J.M.R. Luna CEO firstname.lastname@example.org