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!”
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.