Published on March 16th, 2020 | by Genevieve Mc Bride0
Torque Esports Partners With FaZe Clan To Create #Fight2Fund To Combat COVID-19 Pandemic
This is a great idea and it would be nice if more groups did events like this.
Call of Duty: Warzone Pro-AM tournament to raise funds for groups impacted by COVID-19
- Live stream from UMG Studios set for FaZe Clan’s Twitch channel
- Streamers, music artists and celebrities including Ben Simmons and Juju Smith-Schuster to take part
- Opportunity for the “stay at home economy” to be entertained and contribute
MIAMI, FL (Monday, March 16, 2020) – Torque Esports Corp.’s (TSXV: GAME) (OTCQB: MLLLF) esports tournament and broadcast operations group, UMG Media Ltd. has partnered with FaZe Clan to create an online Call of Duty: Warzone Pro-AM tournament to raise funds for groups impacted by COVID-19.
Entitled #Fight2Fund, UMG is handling all tournament and broadcast operations/logistics for the competition taking place today at 3:00pm EST. The stream will be distributed onto FaZe Clan’s official Twitch channel, UMG’s channel and the individual players’ feeds.
Sixteen teams of three will play in a bracket-style tournament consisting of streamers, music artists, celebrities and more such as Ben Simmons and Juju Smith-Schuster, plus FaZe Clan members Nickmercs, FaZe Apex, FaZe Temperrr and other gamers.
Torque Esports’ streaming gaming data analytics experts Stream Hatchet has reported a dramatic percent increase in gaming live streaming viewing since the outbreak of the COVID-19 virus – in February this year more than 116 million more hours of content was watched compared to last year.