Hamburg, August 9, 2012 - ROCCAT, the German manufacturer of high-end gaming gear has named world famous Counter-Strike 1.6 player Danny Sørensen - aka 'zonic' - as a ROCCAT Brand Ambassador. Sørensen will make his debut performance on the ROCCAT stage at gamescom 2012 (Hall 7, A061).
Active in professional gaming since 2005, 'zonic' has won nearly every major international championship series, including the World Cyber Games, KODE5, and the ESWC Masters. In 2008, his mTw team was named best in the world.
The popular Dane ended his gaming career this year and will now contribute his experience as a top professional gamer to ROCCAT product development, among other duties. The high-profile ROCCAT/zonic partnership is sure to cause a stir around the globe.
"We are thrilled at having Danny on board," says René Korte, ROCCAT Founder and CEO. "His fame and reputation in the community make him a very valuable asset. We also value his profound and detailed knowledge of gaming and are excited to have him as an advisor on product development. We're looking forward to a successful long-term partnership."
gamescom, Cologne, Aug. 15-19, 2012
- Consumer Area: Hall 7, Stand A061
- Business Center: Hall 4.1, Stand B065
ROCCAT GmbH, founded in 2007, is a young company headquartered in Hamburg, Germany. ROCCAT Studios develops produces and markets professional gaming accessories, and has an international presence with additional offices in Los Angeles (USA), Shenzhen (China), and Taipei (Taiwan). ROCCAT is represented in over 60 countries and is one of the world's leading manufacturers of gaming peripherals. ROCCAT products set new benchmarks - with trend research, innovations and landmark concepts forming the basis of its dynamic team's success. Every product is impressive, boasting extreme precision, first-class ease-of-use and a distinctive, eye-catching design. ROCCAT first established a name for itself with its powerful, multi-award-winning Kone Gaming Mouse, which continues to be a benchmark product to this day. Countless international awards testify to the ingenious design and outstanding quality of ROCCAT products.