Scuf Gaming partners with ESWC

Scuf Gaming partners with ESWC – Friday 1st of May 2015

As the eSports community continues to grow in Europe and France, Scuf Gaming has signed a new partnership with the largest French competition organizer, Electronic Sports World Cup (ESWC), to continue their support of European gaming. For 12 years, the ESWC has brought together over 100 different nations and brought the excitement of the eSports community to more than 500,000 spectators.

ESWC tournament in Zenith, a Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare event, will take place the weekend of May 2-3 in Paris, France with the World’s eight best teams competing. Scuf Gaming will reveal the official SCUF ONE ESWC controller at this event.

Duncan Ironmonger, CEO & Co-Founder of Scuf Gaming said, “We are delighted to become the official controller partner for ESWC and to extend our support to the European and French competitive scene. ESWC’s tournament in Zenith is set to be one of the biggest events in Europe this year. We’re looking forward to a great partnership and the launch of the SCUF ONE ESWC.”

Julien Brochet, ESWC Director said, “ESWC’s goals are extremely similar to Scuf Gaming’s as both companies strive to provide gamers all around the world with the best experience possible. While we turn gaming events into real shows, Scuf Gaming has created innovative features, which transform controllers into competitive pieces of hardware, and we’re very happy to partner with them.  We’re sure our fans are going to love the ESWC SCUF ONE!”


About ESWC

The Electronic Sports World Cup is a worldwide competition of video games, designed as live shows, which start locally with national qualifying and end with the World Final. The ESWC is an independent and innovative organization representing gamers and online communities. ESWC unites organizations all over the world; all committed to seeing video game champions as genuine athletes and pioneers of their generation.

About Scuf Gaming

Scuf Gaming® is a Global Leader and Innovator in eSports, providing Tactical Gear for Elite Gamers. Selling high-end accessories and customized gaming controllers for PC and Console, SCUF offers a number of functional and design features custom built to increase hand use and improve gameplay.

Built to specification, SCUF controllers cater for professional and hardcore gamers who recognize that one size does not fit all.  The primary focus for SCUF controllers are the functional features, which go toward improving your game, allowing you to reduce latency and use more of your hand in a safe and ergonomic way.

The SCUF controller has features, which are covered by 7 granted patents, and another 28 pending; protecting 3 key areas of a controller; back control functions and handles, trigger control mechanisms and thumbstick control area. SCUF controllers are the official controller partner of major gaming leagues, including MLG, ESL, Gfinity, EGL and UMG.

With operations and production in North America and Europe, Scuf Gaming also provides a variety of accessories and apparel specifically designed for Elite Gamers.


Scuf Gaming announces opening of in France & partnership with Gotaga

Scuf Gaming announces opening of in France & partnership with Gotaga


May 10th 2014 – Global market leader of Professional Gaming Controllers, Scuf Gaming, launches a French Website to further demonstrate their commitment to the eSports community in France. Since creating a market segment for Professional Controllers, through the invention of back paddles and adjustable hair trigger/ trigger stop functionality in 2010, SCUF remains the dominant Professional Controller Company. An estimated 85% of Top gamers use SCUF for shooters and their dominant position is down to the quality of build and innovative features.


Duncan Ironmonger, CEO & Co-Founder Scuf Gaming; “The French eSports community is one of the top gaming communities in the World and one we have supported through sponsored players, organizations and events for a number of years. Last year we made a commitment to further invest in the local community by opening a French twitter account @ScufFrance  It only seemed right that we have a local presence given we invented the SCUF paddles, trigger functions and other key features that enable gamers to use more of their hand in a safe and ergonomic way. Today is that day – we are extremely proud to launch our French website to fully support the local community in their native language. We love the French community & competition, and the Country has some of the biggest and most passionate gamers in the world.”


Since inception, Scuf Gaming has been very committed to support the best players around the world, supporting teams like OpTic Gaming, EnVy, Complexity, Epsilon & TCM to mention just a few. SCUF have also had a big impact on growing the eSports World by supporting and partnering with key Gaming leagues like MLG, Gfinity, UMG, EGL, Skylan, Reflex. It appeared natural to not only launch a French website but also to support one of the best and most successful French players and a true icon “Gotaga” also known as “The French monster”.


Gotaga says “I decided after some reflexion to partner with Scuf Gaming. We’ve been in talks for a while and I’m glad to now represent the brand and be one of their ambassadors. The quality of the products, especially with the SCUF ONE, and their second to none investment in eSports have been the factors for me in this important decision. I’ve always wanted to work with brands that corresponds me and today that’s the case with Scuf Gaming which is the best professional controller company in the world and it’s a perfect timing as they open a french website”


Jonas Ferry, Head of Scuf Gaming in France : “It’s been a year since we have started to share SCUF values’ in France. We are thrilled to move one step forward in our support of the French community by allowing our French customers to order & get support in French. Gotaga’s return to #TeamSCUF is testimony to our superior quality and continual innovation. He needed to use the best equipment in his expectations to achieve in Europe & worldwide. We are delighted to have him choose Scuf Gaming!”.


About Scuf Gaming :


Scuf Gaming is the manufacturer, wholesaler, retailer, and restorer of custom video game equipment and accessories. A company focused on providing “tactical gear for elite gamers,” SCUF entered the market three years ago with the SCUF controller. Along with patented back paddles, Scuf Gaming controllers also feature adjustable hair triggers, trigger stops, military grade SCUF grip and optional domed or concave SCUF sticks. SCUF controllers are legally approved for use at most major competitions to include MLG, EGL, WGL, SkyLAN, Gfinity, Reflex, UMG, ESL, etc. Scuf Gaming also sell a variety of accessories and apparel specifically designed for Elite Gamers.