Mr Green partners with Gamingzone to create a new esports community that will provide news, entertainment, and gaming opportunities to esports bettors.
Mr Green & Gamingzone Co-Create a New Esports Community
Mr Green seals a joint venture with Gamingzone to form a new esports community that will provide entertaining content and gaming opportunities to online casino players.
The partnership between Mr Green and Gamingzone is a move to recognize and answer the demand of the massive esports industry that is constantly growing. The joint venture will allow Mr Green to tap into the esports market.
Per Norman, CEO of Mr Green, said:
“Esports is a quickly growing, global phenomena and an increasing number of fans is spending time on gaming as well as different kind of videos. Experts believe this can become as huge as traditional sports. We want to be part of this development and create a presence among all its fans. In Gamingzone, we have found a partner who understands esports, content and entertainment,”
Mr Green Esports Community Project Details
The esports community formed by Mr Green and Gamingzone is planned to launch sometime in fall this year. To lead the joint venture will be Karl Mikael Cakste, co-founder of Gamingzone. Gamingzone owns 45 percent of the joint venture stake while Mr Green owns 55 percent. Details on what esports fans and esports betting enthusiasts are to expect are sparse, given that the project does not even have an official name yet.
“Entertainment and betting within esports is still immature. We are convinced that there are interesting and entertaining ways of offering the fans something better than what we have seen so far. We are happy to partner with Mr Green which is an established, knowledgeable iGaming company that acts responsibly and is long-term. Our main ambition is to create a community where esports fans from the entire world love to spend time. People of the age of 18 and older who want to bet will in due time be offered that opportunity under just and safe conditions”
A Closer Look at Gamingzone and Mr Green
Gamingzone Entertainment provides news, commentaries, and other interesting content relevant to the online gaming industry. One of the company’s content is the GAMERZ, a reality show in which promising Counter-Strike Global Offensive players can become esports professionals. The show was broadcasted live through various streaming sites like Twitch and YouTube. Founders of Gamingzone worked with TV4, Endemol Shine, and MTG network. In addition, the founders were also involved in familiar shows like Big Brother and Robinson.
Mr Green is a long-running gaming company launched in 2008. The company was one of the pioneer brands with a seamless wallet solution and a game library consisting of popular titles like Golden Colts slot. Last year, the company added a sportsbook feature to the Mr Green site that provides an extensive listing of pre-game and in-play betting markets. The sportsbook also offers odds for esports games like Dota 2 and Overwatch.
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