The partnership will run from January 1 to December 31, 2021, with ROG supplying high-end Strix-branded PCs and laptops to the three teams. MGG will create social content, branding content, marketing rights and more for use by ROG.
“Misfits Gaming Group features some of the most exciting talents in esports and we´re thrilled to supply these champion athletes with the latest ROG gear” said Galip Fu, ROG Global Marketing Director, PCs and Laptops. “We design gaming technology that performs at the absolute cutting-edge, and it´s an honor to see players of this caliber take full advantage of what our most powerful hardware can do.”
MGG is a permanent partner in three franchised esports leagues. The Misfits Gaming team participates in Riot Games´ League of Legends® European Championship; Florida Mayhem is in the Activision-Blizzard´s Overwatch® League; and Florida Mutineers is in Activision-Blizzard´ Call of Duty® League.
“We’re excited to partner with ASUS Republic of Gamers as the official hardware provider for MGG” said Vas Roberts, VP of Partnerships at Misfits Gaming Group. “ROG is the world-renowned leader in gaming technology and has such a deep history in esports. We’re looking forward to kicking off the 2021 season with ROG powering Florida Mayhem, Florida Mutineers and Misfits Gaming. Welcome to the family!”