RAZER AND GCON NOCK IT UP A GEAR
GCON and Razer join forces to increase support for Gears of War community
Carlsbad, Calif. – December 19th, 2011 – Razer, one of the world’s pioneering supporters of e-Sports, and Gears Community Online Network (GCON), community powerhouse for Gears of War, form a partnership to strengthen and develop the console e-Sports scene.
GCON aims to bring an extremely high level of support and dedication to the online Gears of War pro scene, catering to a massive community of aspiring pro players with high class shout-casting, Gears of War tournaments, videos, articles and community nights. GCON is renowned for its loyal and dedicated support for the Gears of War community and continues to strive in creating a productive, insightful and competitive atmosphere among its members.
Razer will supplement this initiative by providing its expertise in the e-Sports scene as well as a host of high quality gaming peripherals, designed to give gamers every possible advantage, as it ventures deeper than ever to the competitive console gaming scene.
“We couldn't be happier to be working with Razer,” said Lauren “XOcookies” Premo, CEO of GCON. “With their help, our growing community can expect more tournaments, community nights and charity events with high end gear like the Razer Onza and Razer Chimaera. Razer will help us ensure that every player is truly geared for war.”
Gears Community Online Network (GCON) is the world’s largest Gears fan site dedicated to bringing the highest quality events, tournaments, and live streams to the Gears of War Community. GCON also presents the community with tips and & tricks on how to grow into a better player in every aspect of the game as well as bringing numerous participation based community events to help all fans bond as a community.
Razer has been a pioneering supporter of e-Sports since its conception. It is in our blood and we are driven to further the culture of professional gaming in all that we do. We work hand in hand with our pros to forge weaponry for the players who stake their livelihood on podium placements. Our gear is designed to perform flawlessly in high-stress tournament conditions where winning is everything and mistakes cost championships. Those who compete with our equipment will attest – We live by our words: For Gamers. By Gamers.
For more information, please visit www.razerzone.com
Christopher “Razer|Right” Mitchell
Razer e-Sports Manager
Gears Community Online Network
Lauren “XOcookies” Premo