HyperX Hosts Gaming Tournament with Celebrity Gaming Pros July 18

HyperX Hosts Gaming Tournament with Celebrity Gaming Pros July 18

Elite SFV and SSBM Gamers Faceoff in Showdown at HyperX HQ

MEDIA ALERT: FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif. – July 12, 2017

HyperX, the gaming division of Kingston Technology, Inc., is one of the key brands in the growing eSports industry and will be hosting a unique eSports event at its headquarters in Orange County. Elite Streetfighter V and Super Smash Brothers Melee eSports pros will compete in showmatches in the HyperX gaming studios with popular gaming broadcasters on-site streaming the event live on twitch.tv/HyperX.

Between a weekend of tournament play at EVO in Las Vegas and Comic Con 2017 in San Diego the following weekend, HyperX is bringing together eSports pros for a summer exhibition tournament in HyperX’s fun gaming environment. The event will be held on Tuesday, July 18 starting at 2:00pm, with SSBM matches, SFV matches and new Nintendo Switch brawler ARMS matches live on twitch.tv/HyperX. Find more information at @HyperX and @hyperxcommunity.

 Super Smash Bros. Melee Player Lineup:

Player eSports Team
Daniel “Chudat” Rodriguez Team Liquid
Jason “Mew2King” Zimmerman EchoFox
Joseph “Mang0” Marquez Cloud9
Juan “Hungrybox” Debiedma Team Liquid
Kashan “Chillindude” Khan Team Liquid
Ken “Ken” Hoang Team Liquid
Weston “Westballz” Dennis G2 Esports
William “Leffen” Hjelte Team SoloMid

 The Streetfighter V Lineup:

Player eSports Team
Daigo “The Beast” Umehara Cygames Beast
Darrl “SnakeEyez” Lewis Cygames Beast
Eduardo “PR_Balrog” Perez Cygames Beast
Hajime “Tokido” Taniguchi EchoFox
Justin “JWong” Wong EchoFox
Victor “Punk” Woodley Panda Global
Yuko “Chocoblanka” Momochi EchoFox
Yusuke “Momochi” Momochi EchoFox

 Tournament play will be broadcasted live by popularTwitch streamers D’Ron ‘D1’ Maingrette, Stephen “Sajam” Lyon, Terrence“TKBreezy” Kershaw, and Steve “Tasty_Steve” Scott.

HyperX has supported the developing eSports community for over a decade, developing products designed to meet the needs of all gamers. HyperX is known throughout the world for quality, performance and innovation. HyperX is committed to eSports as it sponsors over 35 teams globally and is the main sponsor of Intel Extreme Masters. HyperX can be found at shows across the globe including Brasil Game Show, China Joy, DreamHack, ESL One and PAX.

About HyperX

The HyperX gaming division was born from Kingston Technology Company, Inc, the world’s largest independent memory manufacturer, with the goal of providing gamers, PC builders, and power users with high-performance components. For 15 years, the HyperX mission has been to develop gaming products for gamers – high-speed memory, solid state drives, headsets, keyboards, mice, USB flash drives, and mouse pads – to the gaming community and beyond. The award-winning HyperX brand has carved its name atop the leaderboard by consistently delivering products that deliver superior comfort, aesthetics, performance, and reliability. HyperX gear is the choice of pro gamers, tech enthusiasts, and overclockers worldwide because it meets the most stringent product specifications and is built with best-in-class components.

Note: Players and Caster availability is subject to change.

Editor’s Note: For additional information, evaluation units or executive interviews, please contact Mark Tekunoff, Kingston Technology Company, Inc. 17600 Newhope Street, Fountain Valley, CA USA 92708, 714-438-2791(Voice). Press images can be found in Kingston ’s press room here.

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About HyperX

HyperX® is a division of Kingston Technology Company, Inc., the world’s largest independent memory manufacturer. Established in 2002, HyperX is headquartered in Fountain Valley, California, USA. For more information, please call 800-337-8410 or visit www.hyperxgaming.com

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