ASUS Republic of Gamers (ASUS ROG) has partnered with Endpoint with a goal of supporting the grassroots esports scene in the United Kingdom.
Republic of Gamers is sub-brand of ASUS that makes hardware and software for gaming, including graphics cards, laptops, peripherals, and routers.
Adam Jessop, CEO and Co-owner of Endpoint stated: “I’m thrilled to welcome ASUS Republic of Gamers as a partner of Endpoint. It’s great to see them extending their support within UK esports alongside the comprehensive work they do at the grassroots level with NUEL. Having spoken at length with them over the past few months, it’s clear that our goals and objectives are aligned and we can leverage our existing partners to execute a series of synchronised projects. We are excited to work with such a global brand and some truly amazing products.”
This partnership will see ASUS ROG provide technology and support for Endpoint, helping them at events around the country. This includes supplying equipment for Endpoint’s players to use at tournaments and at their bootcamp.
Alan Spöhr, UK Marketing Manager of ASUSTek added: “ASUS Republic of Gamers isn’t just about the best products and the best quality, it’s about the gamers. Our partnership with Endpoint is a great example of our commitment to all gamers. Supporting esports teams at all levels is vital for the future of esports, where companies can have the impact to help grow and invest in what will no doubt become the future of competitive play. The stars and successes of tomorrow start today and with this partnership, we’re proud to support the future.”
Endpoint is also partnered with Noblechairs, Overclockers UK, Raven, and NAU Drinks. The organisation currently competes in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Halo, and Battalion 1944.
Peter Thompson, COO and Co-owner also commented on the partnership: “We are extremely excited to get to work with such a large company and influence within the esports community such as ASUS. This partnership is really going to be a big stepping stone for us to bring some exciting projects and media creation to our fans, while at the same time helping the UK esports community take another important step in a good professional direction through Endpoint.”
ASUS ROG was involved in esports prior to this deal: partnering with the H1Z1 Pro League, sponsoring SK Telecom 1, partnering with Paris Saint-Germain, working with the National University Esports League (NUEL), and hosting the ROG MASTERS series of tournaments – among other endeavours.
Esports Insider says: It’s good to see Endpoint and ASUS ROG partner up to help strengthen the grassroots side of esports in the UK, this area is an essential one to help develop and grow the industry.