Official Press Release
New Delhi: October 14, 2020 – South Asia’s leading esports company NODWIN Gaming today announced the Northeast Esports Summit with a prize pool of 3.5 Lacs INR for the titles of Clash of Clans and Free Fire. The registrations for the tournament will open on 14th October and the matches for the first qualifiers is set to take place on 28th October.
The Northeast Esports Summit marks the next milestone for the Airtel India Esports Tour. The gamers in the region have a golden opportunity to etch their names on the national leaderboard of esports athletes in India. The tournament will see gamers competing across two of the most popular esports titles – Supercell’s strategy game Clash of Clans and Garena’s popular battle royale Free Fire.
“Northeast India has been a remarkable region in the Indian esports circuit that has shown consistent growth over time. Mrinmoy, existence, Deathmaker and many more like them have made it to top ranks in a number of titles. What I personally love about the 8 states put together is the diversity in the community, their hunger to excel, their undying passion for the game and their down-to-earth demeanour. With Northeast Esports Summit, we strive to bring forth the Northeast as a key region driving esports in the country“.Akshat Rathee, MD & Co-Founder, NODWIN Gaming
Northeast stands as a vital region for Indian esports for the fact that it holds massive potential in terms of gaming talents. The influx of professional players from the North-Eastern states is growing with every passing year. NODWIN Gaming is on a move to recognise and uplift the talented individuals by providing them with opportunities on a grander stage.
The tournament is divided into two stages, the online qualifiers and the grand finals. Both the games will have 4 online qualifiers each. The top teams from each qualifier will advance to the Grand finals which will be held on 5th & 6th December. The tournament is restricted to the residents of the North-Eastern states.
Detailed information regarding the registrations and the tournament will be found on the official website: http://ne-summit.nodwingaming.com/
The Northeast Esports Summit is sponsored by Airtel India Esports Tour, the umbrella banner of India’s popular esports tournaments. All the matches of the tournament will be broadcast live on Airtel’s digital content platform – Airtel Xstream, 8bit_Thug’s YouTube channel and NODWIN Gaming’s Facebook and YouTube handle.
ABOUT NODWIN Gaming:
NODWIN Gaming, South Asia’s leading esports company, is an independent subsidiary of mobile gaming company Nazara Technologies. Formed in 2015, the India based company has since produced over 10,000 hours of gaming content, has been watched by over 100 million+ viewers and organized 100+ gaming and esports events.
Through its strategic partnerships with global publishers and partners including ESL, Valve, and Blizzard, NODWIN Gaming has introduced Indians to some of the best global experiences such as DreamHack, The India esports Premiership, Gaming merchandise, Gaming influencer management services.
NODWIN actively works with media broadcasters on offering Media Rights for its national and global properties for broadcast.
NODWIN Gaming builds and operates its own esports IPs and currently operates in India, the Middle East and South Africa.
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