French esports organisation Team Vitality have announced a new partnership with esports platform and tournament organiser FACEIT. The partnership will see Team Vitality launch a host of unique and exclusive initiatives which will include a hub for French Counter-Strike: Global Offensive players known as the Vitality Hub.
Additionally, Team Vitality will also launch a “clan” for the fans to organise tournaments all around France and help unearth hidden talents. The Vitality Hub’s top five players will also get a chance to compete in the FPL Challenger qualifiers and stand a chance to participate in leagues where top teams scout upcoming talent. Players will also be able to win Team Vitality merchandise, FACEIT Points and prize money.
The Vitality and FACEIT partnership is the first partnership between FACEIT and an esports organisation. Team Vitality will also be promoting their merchandise on the FACEIT store as part of the deal, where players could spend their FACEIT points to buy Vitality merchandise.