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Now The League of Legends (LoL) Attracts Non-Endemic Luxury Maison

October 1, 2019

Esports fever continues to sweep the world, and now the hugely successful League of Legends (LoL) World Championship has attracted an unexpected but very well known brand partner.
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Interview: Culture Group, Backstory on Groundbreaking Nike-LPL eSports Partnership

March 22, 2019

ASN spoke to Michael Patent, Co-Founder of Culture Group, on Nike’s historic four-year apparel sponsorship deal with TJ Sports for China’s League of Legends Pro League.
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Nike Agrees Bumper Chinese eSports Sponsorship Deal With LPL

March 2, 2019

Nike has officially signed a game-changing, four-year partnership with the pre-eminent Chinese esports series - the League of Legends Pro League (LPL).

Nike To Pump US$144m Into Chinese eSports Scene; 26x More Than Average Team Deal

November 21, 2018

Nike is set to sign a massive deal with the Chinese League of Legends Pro League (LPL), according to Lanxiong Sports.

Nike Finally Jumps Into eSports Sponsorship

October 23, 2018

Nike has finally secured its maiden deal in the eSports world, scoring a brand endorsement deal with Chinese Electronic Sports athlete Jian “Uzi” Zihao.

Mastercard Becomes LoL’s First Global Sponsor

September 21, 2018

Mastercard has become the first global sponsor of esport League of Legends (LoL) after inking a multi-year deal with operator Riot Games.

Riot Games And MTV Bet On Southeast Asia’s eSports Rise

April 15, 2018

Leading video game publisher Riot Games will collaborate with MTV to launch Hyperplay, an esports and music festival in Singapore.

L’Oreal Trumpets AI For Marketing Efforts

March 20, 2018

Artificial intelligence (AI) could potentially help marketers work faster, smarter and at scale, according to Rachel Weiss, VP of innovation and entrepreneurship at L'Oreal.

Taiwanese Hardware Giant Asus Invests US$16m In Its First eSports Team

January 5, 2018

Leading Taiwanese IT hardware brand Asus has reportedly invested US$16m in the establishment of an eSports operation subsidiary to conquer the Chinese market.

Major Brands Jostle For Title Sponsor of LoL World Championships In China

August 17, 2017

German automobile maker Mercedes-Benz is contending to be a title sponsor for this year’s League of Legends (LoL) World Championships, according to Chinese media.