Ubisoft and Acer announced that they have renewed their partnership with Acer’s Predator gaming brand to include Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Esports Global Circuit, Six Majors, Six Invitational, and four regional leagues including Europe, North America, Latin America, and Asia-Pacific.
Under the agreement, in Latin America, Acer Predator will also support the Latin-American Challenger League in each of these three divisions. Besides these; Acer Predator will be the official PC and Monitor partner for the upcoming Rainbow Six World Cup.
After two years of collaboration, Acer’s Predator brand will continue to support the development of the Rainbow Six Esports Global Circuit by providing premium laptops for analysts and esports-ready monitors and PCs for professional gamers competing in international competitions such as the Six Majors and Six. The new partnership will also offer Rainbow Six Siege players worldwide the opportunity to unlock two full in-game Predator sets, including branded skins for hoods, jackets, weapons, and talismans.
Over the past years, the Rainbow Six Siege community and esports ecosystem have grown significantly. It reached more than 70 million players worldwide and record watch time during the 1st round in four regional leagues, an increase of 215% compared to the same period in 2020.
Geoffroy Sardin, Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Ubisoft EMEA, said:
“Performance is at the heart of the competitive nature of Rainbow Six Siege and we are excited to continue our successful journey with the Acer partnership. With an impressive track record in esports, Predator gaming PCs and monitors will continue to contribute to creating the best possible conditions for professional gamers to perform in our competitions.”
Vincent Lin, Vice President of Product Marketing and Planning, Acer Inc, said:
“We are excited to continue our partnership with Ubisoft supporting Rainbow Six Siege Esports players and fans around the world. During the last two years, we’ve worked together, we’ve seen the launch of the completely revamped and regionalized Circuit, and now we run three major tournaments a year. With the latest Predator PCs and monitors, we hope to deliver the best performance for professional gamers and contribute to the rapidly growing Rainbow Six Siege community.”