Evil Geniuses Announces AMD Sponsorship




SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. May 19, 2016 Evil Geniuses (EG), a world-leading pro gaming team and new media agency, is pleased to announce a year-long sponsorship by AMD, who will be the exclusive provider of processors and Radeon graphics cards for the team. AMD will also outfit Evil Geniuses with high-end computers to elevate some of the world’s top pro gamers to new heights.

“In the world of professional gaming, the quality of your hardware has a serious impact. Dropped frames at the wrong times can ruin key moments, cause delays in practice or tournaments, and potentially even lose games. That’s why we trust AMD. No matter how intense the competition is, we know we can depend on AMD to keep the game running smoothly so that we can focus their attention where it should beon winning. Said Peter “ppd” Dager of Evil Geniuses.

AMD is an industry leader in creating some of the highest quality gaming processors and graphics cards used by elite players on a daily basis. For decades, the company has continuously secured its place in the vanguard of hardware innovation.

AMD delivers the best of PC gaming to players around the world and we are excited to align with Evil Geniuses powering one of the best organizations in eSports. AMD offers a wide variety technology, such as AMD Athlon processors and Radeon graphics, with all the features, performance and reliability players demand. Said Gerald Youngblood, Director of Worldwide Channel Marketing and Communications from AMD.

Both Evil Geniuses and AMD believe this partnership is a perfect fit. Added Dager. With AMD, we know that our players will never have to worry about a product that isn’t as capable as they are.

About Evil Geniuses
Founded in 1999, Evil Geniuses is the worlds best video game team. With championships from every major tournament circuit, the players featured on EG are the most storied and influential pro gamers within the e-sports industry. Monster Energy, T-Mobile, and Papa Johns are just a few of the many consumer brands whove aligned with the pro players and teams on Evil Geniuses in order to connect with the gamer demographic around the globe.

About AMD
For more than 45 years AMD has driven innovation in high-performance computing, graphics, and visualization technologies — the building blocks for gaming, immersive platforms, and the datacenter. Hundreds of millions of consumers, leading Fortune 500 businesses, and cutting-edge scientific research facilities around the world rely on AMD technology daily to improve how they live, work, and play. AMD employees around the world are focused on building great products that push the boundaries of what is possible. For more information about how AMD is enabling today and inspiring tomorrow, visit the AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) website, blog, Facebook and Twitter pages.