Esports company enters NFT world.
Leading esports company ESL Gaming has inked a new deal with Australian non-fungible token platform Immutable X, with the latter ready to launch a new token platform through the partnership.
The new platform will allow fans to be able to buy, sell and exchange ESL Pro Tour NFT assets and will focus on providing ESL with a scaling infrastructure.
Bernhard Mogk, SVP Global Business Development, ESL Gaming, commented:
“The Immutable team has gaming in their DNA and we share the same vision for the future of NFTs. In combination with a deep passion for the community, this is the only way to forge meaningful innovation in the space.
“We could not be more excited to launch on Immutable X, the best possible community-driven and fan-centric collectible platform to buy, collect and own some of the most memorable moments in ESL Pro Tour history.”
Immutable X’s co-founder, Robbie Ferguson, added:
“ESL’s vision for NFTs for ESL Pro Tour moments has the fans’ experience top of mind.
“At Immutable X, we make it easy for leading gaming partners like ESL to integrate NFTs into their experiences without sacrificing security or speed. We are thrilled to partner with a leader like ESL and look forward to a great partnership in the years to come.”
Launched in April this year, Immutable X provides growth opportunities to both users and developers by involving instant trade confirmation, scalability and zero gas fees.