LOS ANGELES, Calif., N ov. 30 , 2011 - GamerFood, the energy boosting, flavor-packed snack has teamed up with professional gamers and industry icons Fatal1ty, Annie Leung, and Swift Karate Chop to provide them with the ammunition they need to conquer their hunger and never-ending gaming missions. Members of Team GamerFood are not only industry trendsetters, they are also hardcore gamers. As World Champions, Guinness Record Holders, and gaming icons, Fatal1ty, Annie, and Swifty know exactly what the gaming community wants and needs, and are working with GamerFood to provide that to consumers.
Fatal1ty is a legend and pioneer in the professional gaming industry. Fatal1ty became the world's first full-time professional gamer in 1999 and has won an impressive and unmatched 12 World Championships in 5 different games.
Annie Leung was the first female gamer to sign with an all-male team when she joined the top professional gaming organization, Team Evil Geniuses. Not to be taken lightly, Annie is more than a one trick pony. Impressively, she is also a Guinness World Record holder with the highest score in Guitar Hero III (female).
Swift Karate Chop is known for his humorous and outrageous YouTube vlog series that has made him one of the top 100 YouTubers and an internet celebrity. Swifty is also a lifelong gamer, who is currently tearing it up on League of Legends.
"I got involved with GamerFood because I felt snacks for gamers had been seriously lacking in the gaming industry, and I loved their mission to create the ultimate gaming lifestyle food," says Jonathan 'Fatal1ty' Wendell. "Packed with protein, antioxidants and powerful energy supplements, GamerFood energizes and fills me up during my intense gaming sessions. GamerFood gives you a great sustaining, focused buzz that is key for pro and casual gamers who want to perform at their best."
GamerFood Inc., the company behind the products, has released a variety of delicious energy-filled snacks designed to meet the unique needs of gamers. GamerFood's lineup includes: Cashews of Chaos (honey roasted cashews), Nuts of Destruction (ancho chili lime-flavored peanuts) and Seeds of Victory (original sunflower seeds).
All GamerFood products are infused with caffeine, taurine, ginseng and lysine -- a powerful quartet of ingredients that is scientifically proven to boost short-term memory, concentration, focus and alertness so players can settle down for hours to play their favorite video games without a drop in performance.
GamerFood is a snack food company, developing delicious energy products for the video game market. GamerFood performance snacks are the first of their kind, delivering both sustainable nutrition and a powerful energy boost, through an infusion of ginseng, caffeine, lysine and taurine. GamerFood was founded by a team of lifelong gamers and all of the snacks are developed in coordination with pro-gamers and experts in the food/beverage industry.