Greater Copenhagen has announced partnerships with esports organizations Astralis and Ninjas in Pajamas. As part of the deal, official investment promotion agencies Greater Copenhagen, Copenhagen Capacity and Invest in Skåne have launched a campaign to showcase game development career opportunities in the region.
Michael Tidebek, director of strategic projects at Ninjas in Pajamas: “We may be Astralis rivals on stage, but offstage we are pleased to join forces to bring Greater Copenhagen to the world map. We want our countries to prosper and local gaming companies to have resources for growth. "
According to a press release, Greater Copenhagen's agreement with Astralis and Ninjas in Pajamas aims to help attract talented game developers to the region.
Steen Laursen, director of communications at Astralis:"Greater Copenhagen is home to some of the most passionate fans of eSports and phenomenal players in the CS: the GO, so we are proud to support the Greater Copenhagen and promote our country to ensure that attracting the best talent for our colleagues in gaming and technology companies. "
Under the agreement, Astralis and Ninjas in Pajamas will collaborate on the campaign and represent Greater Copenhagen in its core areas of Eastern Denmark and Southern Sweden. In addition, both organizations will support the campaign by raising awareness of the Greater Copenhagen career portal through their social media channels.
Note that the campaign started one day before the start of Blast Premier Fall Final 2021 CS: GO. Greater Copenhagen is also a partner of this championship, which will be held in LAN format in Copenhagen.