Over 200 BenQ Professional Gaming Monitors to Be Featured at Intel Extreme Masters Season 7 Kick Off at gamescom 2012, Cologne
[note: Following are selected portions of a press release from BenQ Corporate. Since the American gamers follow Grubby and many use BenQ monitors themselves, we thought you enjoy some of the highlights. A link to the full press release is at the bottom of this post.]
"BenQ, an internationally renowned provider of digital lifestyle innovations and LED monitor expert, today announced that as the official tournament partner and gaming monitor sponsor of Intel Extreme Masters Season 2012/2013, an elite global eSports gaming tour organized by Electronic Sports League, it will be supplying over 200 professional gaming monitors, along with an on-site professional tournament monitor crew, for the new season kick-off event at gamescom 2012. During the event, August 15th to 19th in Cologne, Germany, top gamers from around the world will compete for their titles using BenQ’s XL2420T tournament-grade professional gaming monitors...."
"This is certainly an exciting year for us all. As we look forward to another exceptional season of Intel Extreme Masters tournament, we are very proud to see how our strong belief of ‘Gaming Is in the Details’ has contributed positively to the unrivaled performance of our professional gaming monitors..." said Peter Chen, EVP and General Manager of BenQ Technology Product Center.
"We are truly honored to participate in the Intel Extreme Masters for the second consecutive season,” said Adams Lee, President of BenQ Europe. “Partnering with Intel Extreme Masters has not only connected us with the most elite gaming professionals in the industry, but also allowed us to stand by the most prominent gamers in Europe. It’s a great feeling to see more and more gamers choosing to train with our gaming monitors. We simply cannot wait for the season to start. We’re ready to root for the community!”
Manuel “Grubby” Schenkhuizen, BenQ’s first Intel Extreme Masters Ambassador will hit the road, staring in the upcoming Intel Extreme Masters Cologne, to share with gamers his preference for gaming display and to work with BenQ’s on-site professional tournament crew in providing professional inputs on how to bring out the best of gamers’ gameplay performances. Stay tuned and look for Ambassador Grubby in Cologne, followed by other Intel Extreme Masters stops.