Today we are excited to announce a partnership that secures Logitech G as the Official Hardware Provider of Twitch Rivals North America (Twitch Rivals), a series of competitive, online events designed from the ground up for Twitch streamers and viewers. As the preferred supplier of Twitch Rivals live events, Logitech G mice, keyboards, webcams and headsets will be promoted during Twitch Rivals tournaments.
“We are thrilled to partner with Logitech G to bring the best of its peripherals expertise to Twitch Rivals North America events,” says Lou Garate, Head of Global Sponsorship Sales at Twitch. ”Community and interactivity are at the heart of the Twitch experience. Logitech G’s products and services enable in-stream creativity that make them a great fit to join our family of Twitch Rivals partners.”
“Our full line up of gaming and streaming gear helps gamers win, with unmatched performance and stability to deliver an amazing gaming experience,” said Peter Kingsley, CMO at Logitech G. “By layering in an exciting partnership with Twitch Rivals, we are well-poised to showcase Logitech’s powerful gaming and streaming product portfolio.”
As a part of the partnership this year, fans can expect to see Logitech G and Twitch Rivals deliver fun elements, including:
- Chat Sweepstakes: During each stream, a lucky viewer will win coveted Logitech G gear to upgrade their stream setup. Viewers just need to type “!Logitech” in chat to enter to win.
- Logitech G Partner Hype: Winning teams’ celebrations just got sweeter. Now, when a Logitech G partner’s team wins a tournament, Logitech G will boost that winning moment— making it even bigger by dropping surprise rewards into chat or with bonus donations for charity streams.
- Custom Twitch Rivals Gear: That’s right. Exclusive Twitch Rivals branded gear is coming to a Twitch Rivals event near you. The exclusive Twitch Rivals customizable designs to upgrade and personalize gear. Viewers will catch these first-of-their-kind products during Twitch Rivals streams, and might grab one of their own during event giveaways.
The partnership will kick off with a single-day Round Robin style League of Legends: Wild Rift tournament. Teams built by well-known creators will battle it out to take home their share of a $25,000 prize pool. Viewers can tune into the event on Tuesday, April 13 from 3:00 – 7:00 pm PT.