24 January 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Mogul and Razer’s AU$275,000 Tournament Series, Silver Slam, to Launch 5 February
Mogul.gg’s inaugural tournament series Silver Slam in partnership with Razer Inc. is set to launch 5 February with an AU$275,000 prize pool up for grabs.
Silver Slam is a month-long major tournament series with so many opportunities to win cash, prizes and Razer Silver!
In preparation for the launch of Silver Slam, Mogul has extended their game title catalogue to include the following 16 popular games across PC, console and mobile platforms.
- Dota 2
- League of Legends
- Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
- Rainbow Six Siege
- StarCraft II
- Mobile Legends: Bang Bang
- Clash Royale
- Arena of Valor
- Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
- Pro Evolution Soccer 19
- NBA 2K19
- TEKKEN 7
Silver Slam, which will run from 5 February to 3 March 2019, has multiple components, including daily tournaments and partner-organised tournaments.
Eighty daily tournaments, called Quick Cups, will run across all 16 game titles and the various platforms with Razer Silver and cash up for grabs. Prominent partners including Thunder Media, The Plays, Rumble Royale, Ragequit, NEX STUDIO, Channel 8 and Lakoi have all been selected to run their own additional tournaments.
On top of the cash and prizes on the line for each tournament, Silver Slam runs an overall leaderboard where players will earn points for each tournament they compete in and for voting on the Mogul feature Esports Elite. At the end of Silver Slam, the top 1,000 players will win additional prizes.
Silver Slam is free to enter. For more information on Silver Slam, head to the Mogul website: arena.mogul.gg/silver-slam
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Mogul is an ASX listed (ASX: ESH) esports media and software business, with an initial focus on Australia, Asia and Latin America. At its core is Mogul – the world’s best tournament and matchmaking platform with full automation for major esports titles.
Esports is one of the fastest growing industries in the world. According to Newzoo, it’s estimated that in 2018 there were 2.3 billion gamers across all platforms globally, and the global games market was estimated to be worth over US$137.9 billion.
About the Mogul Tournament Platform Technology
Mogul is proud to be the world’s best online esports tournament platform offering not only full tournament automation but also state of the art esports empowering social features. Given strong game-publisher relationships, Mogul is already deeply integrated with the leading global esports titles, and is the only platform that allows completely automated tournament play and results across multiple games.
The top-class technology stack enables esports fans to compete and organise tournaments with ease. Esports enthusiasts can also follow streamers and elite esports results from around the globe. The platform deeply integrates with game title APIs (application programming interface) and rich features to provide gamers with the best user experience possible, including:
- Automated gameplay experience
- Multiple tournament modes
- Friendly esports communities
- Lifetime player statistics
- Achievements, ranks and rewards
- Match reminder notifications
- Easy tournament administrative access.
Mogul can also provide semi-automated brackets for any game including mobile (e.g. Vainglory) and console (e.g. NBA 2k) titles for strategic partners and brands.