BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The Baltimore Ravens introduced the launch of their new gaming and esports initiative, Ravens Gaming League, on Monday.
“We’re excited to launch this new initiative and discover the advantages for our followers,” Ravens senior vp of promoting Brad Downs acknowledged. “The gaming and esports trade supply distinctive alternatives to have interaction with our fan base, along with Ravens gamers who’ve proven curiosity in gaming and esports.”
The brand new platform will permit followers to take part in esports competitions and actions. It is going to launch with a Fornite event on the finish of June. A second event that may function Madden NFL 22 will probably be held later this summer season.
Our esports event platform continues to realize sturdy traction amongst top-tier skilled sports activities franchises. We’re delighted so as to add the Ravens as our first NFL associate to go stay on our platform,” Esports Gaming League CEO Grant Johnson acknowledged.
Registration for the Fortnite event opened as we speak. members can register online. The primary 500 avid gamers to register will obtain an official Ravens headband, and prizes and giveaways will probably be awarded all through the event.
The grand prize winner of the event will probably be awarded $500 in money, a Ravens VIP dwelling sport expertise (together with resort, transportation to the sport, and Ravens gear) and the chance to play in opposition to a present Ravens participant.
For extra data on the Ravens Gaming League and to register for the Fortnite event, go to BaltimoreRavens.com/gaming.