KUALA LUMPUR - June 2022 -- Axiata Group Berhad a leading regional mobile and digital conglomerate across ASEAN and South Asia in partnership with Leet Technology Inc, an eSports technology company that provides a platform for competitive gaming have announced the launch of the Axiata Game Hero 2022 – Football Edition.
This year, Axiata Game Hero is back with a total prize pool of $80,000 featuring three different game tracks which are Konami’s eFootball, Football Arcade Challenge and Team Manager.
“We are pleased to be partnering with Leet Technology Inc in kicking off the start of World Cup season with Axiata Game Hero 2022 – Football Edition to provide a new opportunity for fans to connect through eSports.
“The Axiata Game Hero has been running since 2019. Popular game titles such as Free Fire and PUBG were featured and were very well received by gamers. Given the huge football fan base in Southeast Asia and South Asia, we believe that subscribers across four Axiata territories will enjoy the games offered and hope to see more players come on board to battle and represent their countries,” says Axiata Head of Product Innovation and Partnerships, Peggie Lim.
Keith Long, CEO of Leet Technology Inc. says “We are excited to partner with Axiata Group Berhad for this year’s edition to feature an all-football themed competition across four Asian territories, powered by Leet’s Maverick eSports platform.
“Our Maverick white label product provides Axiata a platform to bring together tournaments for the casual and professional gamers, to connect players and elevate their experiences by creating more ways to win and have fun.”