COPENHAGEN – May X, 2013 – SteelSeries, a global leader in professional gaming peripherals announced today a new partnership Team Zenith. Comprised of some of the best DotA players from Singapore and Malaysia, Team Zenith will be equipped with SteelSeries’ mice, keyboards, surfaces, and headsets in preparation for Valve’s upcoming The International III tournament.
Founded in 2006 after going on an incredible eight month winning streak amongst their competitors in Singapore and eventually winning ESWC 2008, Team Zenith returned to the tournament circuit in 2011 with the beta release of DotA 2. Since then, the team has competed in both the first and second installments of Valve’s International, as well as DotA Masters and additional regional events in Asia.
“Team Zenith has such a rich history and are primed for a strong competitive year,” said Kim Rom, SteelSeries Chief Marketing Officer. “We’re looking forward to seeing them compete on the DotA 2 circuit this year.”
“We are going to continue our great performances, especially now, since we have received the backing and support of SteelSeries. We certainly want to retain our good status as the world’s elite and strive to be world champions! said Team Zenith’s iceiceice.
Team Zenith is currently comprised of the following players:
- Daryl Koh “iceiceice” Pei Xiang
- Nicholas Kelvin “xFreedom” Ileto Lim
- Toh “xy-” Wai Hong
- Ng “YamateH” Wei Poong
- Chua “Ice” Chee Cai
SteelSeries is a leading manufacturer of top quality gaming peripherals from headsets, keyboards, and mice to controllers, surfaces, and software. For more than a decade, SteelSeries has been on the forefront of designing and creating gear for gamers. The company’s continued innovation also comes in collaboration with the world’s leading professional gaming teams such as Team Zenith, Team Fnatic, Invictus Gaming and more. SteelSeries is a global brand that continues to support the growth of competitive gaming tournaments and electronic sports leagues through professional team sponsorships, partnerships, and community support. For more information, please visit http://steelseri.es.