Turtle Beach are known for their amazing eSport audio equipment, and are seen as one of the leaders in an ever-growing market. Big news today from them today concerning Bundesliga side, VFL Wolfsburg.
The German club and the eSports giant have today announced a new partnership in which will see the club’s eSport athletes wear the brilliant Turtle Beach Elite Pro Tournament gaming headset when in competition. Julian Woods, Managing Director for Turtle Beach Europe was delighted with the partnership, commenting:
As the leading gaming headset brand in the world we have passionate fans in Germany and have been impressed with Wolfsburg’s involvement in eSports, so we felt it was the perfect time to begin working together. The ELITE PRO is the only gaming headset built from the ground-up for today’s generation of competitive gamers, so we look forward to providing the best gaming audio experience to VfL Wolfsburg’s pro players, as well as to their fans.
The partnership between the two will start off with the launch of a dedicated VfL Wolfsburg Gaming Zone, where fans that attend matches at Wolfsburg’s Volkswagen Arena will have the opportunity to play the latest video games and trial Turtle Beach products on match days of the Bundesliga team. Steffen Grupp, head of sponsoring and events at VfL Wolfsburg added the following:
We’re pleased to have Turtle Beach as our new headset partner for our eSports team. We know that many of our supporters play video games, and as a club we’ve shown our first mover position in competitive gaming and further digital innovations in football. Together with Turtle Beach we can be at the forefront of eSports competition.
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