After helping the country secure the overall championship in the 2019 Southeast Asian (SEA) Games for the first time in the last 14 years, esports gets another boost it truly deserves with the opening of the Esports Center in Eastwood Mall in Quezon City.
Powered by Globe in partnership with Mineski, Megaworld, and Logitech, the new facility promises to bring the whole Esports community to the next level and by opening its doors to more fans, esports athletes and future gamers by offering a wide array of experiential activities ranging from immersion programs, community leagues, mentorships and special appearances and engagements with influencers such as Team Liyab athletes who competed in the biggest sporting event in Southeast Asia.
“As the leader in the development of the Filipino digital lifestyle, we continue to invest in the future of Esports in the country. By doing this, we continue to push the boundaries of digital entertainment for our customers, particularly the games and esports they are so passionate about. With the Esports Center (ESC) we are giving the community, the Esports athletes and the fans a physical home to enjoy, share, improve and elevate their experience. The ESC is for everyone with a passion for games and Esports,” Nikko Acosta, Globe SVP and Head of Content Business Group says.
The first ESC was put up at UP Town Center early March this year and was very successful in rallying together the country’s foremost gamers and Esports enthusiasts. This gathering eventually formed the core of