Razer To Officially Sponsor World DotA Championships
California. USA – 9th November, 2011 – Razer™, one of the world’s pioneering supporters of e-Sports, and World DotA Championships, a star-studded international competition for one of the most popular titles in China “Defense of the Ancients”, have formed a partnership to raise the bar on what is set to be an incredible tournament. This cooperation, in which Razer will provide the very best gaming equipment, will take place in Wuhan, China, from the 11-13th November 2011.
“Razer is all about excellence, and we’re all too glad to partner up with like-minded people.” Says Robert “RazerGuy” Krakoff, President of Razer USA. “Not only is the WDC management team committed and professional, they are gamers too, so they know exactly what will make or break a tournament. We’re expecting a lot of strong competition and nail-biting 5v5 clashes this weekend.”
“With the sponsorship of the world's top gaming hardware brand – Razer, WDC commits to bringing gamers an even better competition this year,” says Junsheng “Loveen” Chang, CEO of WDC. “We hope to set new standards in professional e-Sports tournaments together, starting from the World DotA Championship 2011.”
The World DotA Championships, first conceptualized in 2010 by Junsheng “Loveen” Chang and his team, is a competition attracting international participants. WDC strives to provide top-notch management for the event, in order to bring gamers the equivalent of a ‘Soccer World Cup’ of their own. Other than top Chinese teams, teams from Asia, America and Europe also participate in the competition, providing a full 3 days’ worth of pure action to DotA fans around the world.
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.
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Christopher “Razer|Right” Mitchell
Razer e-Sports Manager
许欢 (Xu Huan)
WDC PR Representative