Mike Stubbs . Business . Thursday 18th August 2016 . 13:41
Kinguin has become one of the sponsors of popular Counter-Strike team Ninjas in Pyjamas.
The deal, which was announced today at Gamescom, sees Kinguin become of the main sponsors of NiP who are considered to be one the best CS:GO teams in the world. The partnership will see the Kinguin name appear on NiP’s products, and a new comic book being produced featuring the NiP players and the Kinguin mascot.
“It’s an amazing feeling to be able to share this great news with the world,” said Viktor Wanli, Kinguin’s CEO and Founder. “Adding a world-class CS:GO team, such as NiP to our Kinguin eSports family opens up a lot of new opportunities for us to create even more amazing content for our community. Not only we will be able to follow their achievements at many tournaments and report back to people who follow us on our social media, but we also can create something really special - a comic book with adventures of Ninjas and Kinguin.”
“We are extremely happy to announce Kinguin as an official partner of Ninjas in Pyjamas,” said Hicham Chahine, CEO at Ninjas in Pyjamas. “Kinguin is wholeheartedly devoted to gaming and esports, just as much as we are here at NiP. Our mutual devotion lays the foundation for an exciting partnership going into the future.”