TAIPEI, TAIWAN - MediaOutReach - 12 January2021 - The AOC Masters Tournament ended with a bang as Indonesia's Alter Ego takesthe top spot, beating Thailand's Overtime Esports on a heated three-roundVALORANT match last December 13, 2020.
With an impressive run this season, Alter Ego takes home an abundantprize pool, including top-tier AOC Agon monitors, as it bested hundreds of teamsfrom Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, andThailand.
"Times are hard, butthat did not stop AOC Masters from being a great event with lots of greatfeedback. We hope everyone was as happy about the tournament as the staff whoworked passionately on this," shared Pirunchaya Makcharoenphol, Mineski's ProjectManager.
Bringing together participants all over Asia, as well as racking up toalmost 6 million online exposures during the final round alone through the AOCMasters Tournament, AOC, the world's leading gaming monitor provider, showcasedthe growing interest and in-depth cooperation in the esports ecosystem in termsof sponsors, brand partners, and esports teams.
"The AOC Masters Tournamentwas a testament to AOC's commitment of raising the standards of competitivegaming through our collection of monitors designed to stand any challenge. Weare happy to have defied the limits with the success of the tournament,"stated Kevin Wu, AOC APMEA General Manager.
Leveling up the experience for the tournament's gamers and spectatorsalike are AOC's Agon premium gaming line and G2 series monitors, specificallydesigned to enhance gaming experience and performance, giving players acompetitive edge every battle.
AOC'S efforts in the esports ecosystem, as well as the gaming market,have allowed it to retain its position as the top-ranked gaming monitor, basedon data from the International Data Corporation for monitors 100hz and above.The company is set to continue its market dominance with its continued efforts toengage consumers through events such as the AOC Masters Tournament.
Relive Alter Ego's winning moments as well as all the epic battlesduring AOC Masters Tournament in the following pages:
○ Thai - https://www.twitch.tv/mineskitv_th
● Hong Kong
○ Mandarin - https://www.twitch.tv/4gamers_01
● Asia Pacific
Sold in over 107 countries, AOC is a marketleader in electronic displays and is positioned to be one of the top globalbrands in providing the best display technology to users worldwide. With nearly50 years of experience in market analysis and consumer feedback, AOC isdedicated to designing products that address rising technological trends, aswell as the diverse and changing needs of different consumers. Our commitmentis emphasized through AOC's slogan: 'Vision at Heart.' -- at AOC, we've kept thehearts of our users in our vision, and we've kept their vision in our heart.Find out more about AOC at:www.aoc.com.
Agon comes from the classical Greek word meaningcontest. Designed especially for gamers, the premium line of AOC Agon monitorsembodies the spirit of competition. With stunning visual displays, cutting-edgefeatures and advanced gaming technology, Agon gaming monitors are designed bythe professionals for the smoothest and fastest gaming experience. Backed bysome of the best eSports gaming teams and used in global eSports competitions,Agon gaming monitors offer a serious competitive edge. Whether you'redominating the league or an aspiring home gamer, AOC gaming monitors will takeyou to the next level.
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About Mineski Global
Mineski Global is the pioneeresports company of Southeast Asia that has a track record of holding esportstournaments in the Philippines, Indonesia, Thailand, and the rest of the worldthanks to broad and extensive experience in all aspects of esports and gamingsince 2004. Mineski Global aims to unify gamers into the largest sportscommunity through content, events, and other engagement platforms.