Canadian gaming and esports company Enthusiast Gaming, which owns the Vancouver Titans and Luminosity Gaming, has announced a multi-year strategic partnership with digital asset mining company Hut 8. As part of the multi-year deal, Hut 8 will sponsor shooter EV.IO and esports organization Luminosity Gaming.
It is reported that the parties will cooperate in the creation of content and experiences based on mobile and blockchain games, Web 3.0, NFT and cryptocurrency.
Jaime Leverton, CEO of Hut 8: "We are thrilled to host Enthusiast Gaming in our data centers and collaborate on creating new experiences and content that will connect us with their audience of 300 million next generation viewers, most of whom are crypto-savvy."
Adrian Montgomery, CEO of Enthusiast Gaming: "As we explore new opportunities across Web 3.0, the metaverse, NFTs and cryptocurrencies, we're excited to enter into a partnership that will target our content creators, community and fans. With one of the highest reserves of self-mined bitcoin among all publicly traded companies in the world, Hut 8 has established itself as an innovative leader by merging digital asset mining with the traditional data center industry."
As part of the ongoing partnership, Hut 8 content will be integrated into the community, games, and Enthusiast Gaming content. Hut 8 will also provide infrastructure support by hosting Enthusiast Gaming in their data centers.
Recall that earlier Enthusiast Gaming entered into partnership agreements with ESPAT TV, TikTok and G FUEL.