CORSAIR to Sponsor Rainbow Six Pro League for Ubisoft®’s Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six® Siege
FREMONT, CA, February 14th, 2020 — CORSAIR®, a world leader in high-performance gaming peripherals and enthusiast components, has partnered with Ubisoft®, leading creator, publisher and distributor of world-renowned brands such as the 50-million-player online multiplayer shooter Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six® Siege, to become a leading sponsor of the Rainbow Six Pro League and two major tournaments in 2020: the Six Invitational 2020 and the Six Major. CORSAIR will provide cutting-edge PC hardware and peripherals for live events, including demo stations and giveaways for attendees, and work closely with Ubisoft on future in-game collaborations.
CORSAIR has already established itself as a strong supporter of Rainbow Six Siege, sponsoring several successful esports teams such as Varsity Gaming, Team Secret, Team Vitality, and Nora-Rengo. CORSAIR also sponsors popular individual streamers within the Rainbow Six Siege community, including King George and AnneMunition. As part of the partnership with Ubisoft, CORSAIR will develop specially designed mice and keyboards for professional Rainbow Six Siege players, using in-depth feedback from the players themselves.
“Rainbow Six Siege has become a leading esports title in recent years, and we’re glad to have been a part of the phenomenon,” said Lauren Premo, Director of Gaming Marketing at CORSAIR. “As we increase our support for the Rainbow Six Siege Pro League and upcoming tournaments in 2020, we look forward to helping both the game and its enthusiastic community reach new heights.”
“CORSAIR and Ubisoft share a strong commitment to support our thriving professional esports community,” said Senior Director of Esports Che Chou. “With this partnership, we are excited to use CORSAIR’s extensive offerings of high-quality gaming products for our most elite players.”
Founded in 1994, CORSAIR has grown from pioneering the high-performance DRAM market into one of the world’s leading providers of high-performance gaming and streaming products. CORSAIR offers a complete range of products to equip gamers, enthusiasts, and esports athletes, including mechanical keyboards, precision gaming mice, wireless headsets, premium PC components, and the CORSAIR ONE fully-integrated gaming PC. With a company-wide commitment to quality, innovative design, advanced features and high-performance, CORSAIR products have won thousands of media and industry awards, earning their place in gamers’ hands and PCs following years of development and engineering by a team dedicated to building great products that they themselves would want to use.
In 2018 CORSAIR acquired Elgato Gaming, a manufacturer of streaming products. In 2019 CORSAIR acquired Origin Computers, a manufacturer of custom high-performance gaming PCs and laptops, and SCUF Gaming, an innovator and creator of high-performance gaming controllers.
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Ubisoft is a leading creator, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment and services, with a rich portfolio of world-renowned brands, including Assassin’s Creed, Just Dance, Tom Clancy’s video game series, Rayman, Far Cry and Watch Dogs. The teams throughout Ubisoft’s worldwide network of studios and business offices are committed to delivering original and memorable gaming experiences across all popular platforms, including consoles, mobile phones, tablets and PCs. For the 2018-19 fiscal year Ubisoft generated Net Bookings of €2,029 million. To learn more, please visit www.ubisoft.com.
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