LVP UK has partnered with internationally renowned gaming brand HyperX. HyperX will become an Official Solid-State Drive and Memory Provider of the UKLC Grand Final and Forge of Champions, the premier League of Legends competitions in the UK and Ireland.
On the first of September, the Grand Final of the UK League Championship will take place at an arena inside Twickenham Stadium, the famous home of English rugby. The event promises to be one of the most important on the calendar of any League of Legends fan in the UK, with a suite of activities set to support the on-stage action and a live audience ready to watch Fnatic Rising attempt to win their second UKLC title.
At the end of September, Forge of Champions will commence. Forge is the premier League of Legends cup competition in the UK and Ireland, providing top teams from across the region a chance to prove their mettle against established UKLC teams.
HyperX, the high-performance product division of Kingston Technology, has partnered with LVP to become an Official Solid-State Drive and Memory Provider of the UKLC’s first-ever live final and Forge of Champions. The agreement will see the HyperX name and branding feature on LVP UK’s broadcast, website, and social media.
“HyperX is proud to be an official partner of the UK League of Legends Championships and supplier of Solid State Drives for the Forge of Champions, the UK’s premier cup competition,” said Paul Leaman, Vice President of HyperX EMEA.
“HyperX has sponsored esports events for over a decade and sponsored some of the largest esports organisations in the world. By being part of these leagues we hope to support the next generation of talent and ensure that esports continues to prosper.”
Maja Milutinovic, the Country Manager for LVP UK, was pleased to be working alongside HyperX for both competitions. “Working alongside HyperX’s industry-leading brand is a wonderful opportunity for us as we continue to develop our competitions in the UK and Ireland. We are particularly pleased to see HyperX partner with us for Forge of Champions, which shows the brand’s commitment to helping promote the esports ecosystem from the grassroots up.”
The UKLC Grand Final can be followed online from 15:00 BST on the 1st of September via our Twitch channel, twitch.tv/lvpuklol.
LVP (League of Videogames Professionals) is the biggest esports organization in the Spanish-speaking market and one of the biggest tournament organizers in the world, with offices in Madrid, Barcelona, Buenos Aires, Bogota, Mexico and London and presence in more than 30 countries.
LVP manages the most prestigious national competitions (like Superliga Orange in Spain, Liga Master Fibertel in Argentina or UK League Championship in the United Kingdom), big international tournaments (Gamergy Masters, CR Nations Cup), online competition platforms (ArenaGG) as well as the official broadcaster in Spanish of international events such as the League of Legends European Championship (c) or the Clash Royale (c) League.
In partnership with IFEMA-Feria de Madrid, LVP is the organizer of Gamergy, Spain’s biggest esports event.
Part of the MEDIAPRO Group, LVP also offers event production services, online advertising and audio-visual production covering all aspects of the esports ecosystem.
HyperX is the high-performance product division of Kingston Technology, the world’s largest independent memory manufacturer. Started in 2002, HyperX began with one line of high-performance memory and has grown over the years to encompass multiple product lines of memory modules, solid-state drives, USB Flash drives, headsets and mouse pads. Featuring best-in-class components that deliver superior performance, quality and aesthetic design for more than a decade, HyperX products are the choice of top-rated gamers, tech enthusiasts, and overclockers worldwide. From setting memory world records to achieving the most stringent product certifications, HyperX is committed to delivering reliable products with the highest performance standards.