Carlsbad, CA – January 14, 2010 – Razer™, the world’s leading manufacturer of high-end precision gaming and lifestyle electronic peripherals, welcomes Team MeetYourMakers back to Team Razer after a 2 year hiatus.
Team MeetYourMakers, better known as MYM stands as one of the most admired and well-known clan names in the world, boasting of a growing and strong international roster with some of the best and most respected players from all over the world.
Having seen a complete overhaul and restructure in the past year, the team has been reborn from the ashes to grow into a multi-gaming organization with focus on Warcraft 3, DotA and Counter Strike. Marcus “zet” Sundström, one of the pro gamers within MYM has clinched major awards such as 1st at the Intel Extreme Masters 2008 together with championship titles in NGL One, WEF, ESWC Masters and WCG worldwide. MYM’s WC3 team is also currently ranked #1 in the Gosugamers World Ranking of professional teams.
Other recognizable progamers include Pedro Moreno “LucifroN” Duran (1st place at ESWC Masters Cheonan in 2009, Rookie of the WC3L Season 2009), Kim Sung “ReMinD” Sik (1st place at BattleNet Season I, II, IV, Chinese Esport Games Xi'an Champion, eStars 2007 Champion and a blazing 17th time champion at ZOTAC Cup), Benjamin “De MusliM” Baker (1st place at Electronic Sports World Cup UK 2006 – 2007, 1st place for World Cyber Games UK 2005, 2007, 2008 and KODE5 UK 2007).
Team MYM recently came out tops of the Counterstrike 1.6 Grand Championships at Dreamhack Winter 2009, beating over 31 other top global teams to clinch $14,500USD.
The professional gamers of MYM are dedicated advocates and users of Razer products, making the decision of joining Team Razer an easy choice. “MYM is happy to welcome Razer as an important partner at our side. Both parties stand for absolutely high performance and further development. After going through countless other gaming hardware, we are sure that Razer is the best choice for hardcore and professional gamers like us. Our team mates have also been using Razer gear in the past in private practice to hone our shooting and movements – it has paid off handsomely.” says Dennis Nirtl, Team Manager for MeetYourMakers. “Now that we are equipped with the complete range of Razer arsenal at our disposal, we are 100% ready to face and take on any opposing teams who come and crosses our way.”
“MYM has been proven time and again to be a deadly force to be reckoned with in the eSports scene.” says Robert “Razerguy” Krakoff, president of Razer. “We look forward to working and co-developing our next generation of professional gaming hardware with MYM. As true hardcore gamers, MYM will help support and augment our goal of developing products and technology catered specifically for gamers.”
For more information, visit MYM's website at http://www.mymym.com