Reason Gaming Announce Female Counter Strike Source Team

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

DERBY– FEBRUARY 26 2008– After recent success as champions of the IG5 Counter Strike Source tournament, Reason Gaming have expanded their Counter Strike Source division to include an all female team.

Selected from the most dedicated female players in the UK, Reason management has been working hard to identify and integrate this new team into the organisation.“Female gaming is a huge growth area and there are a lot of talented players out there looking to play at a competitive level. With our male team considered among the best in Europe it makes perfect sense to take on a female squad and help them develop.” states general manager Ben Dalloway.

Training several nights a week the squad are picking up tactics and developing team work that will equip them for future online and offline events.

“Myself and all the girls are really excited about joining Reason Gaming, we are very passionate about Counter Strike Source and can’t wait to represent Reason at future events” confirmed squad leader Amy Matthews.

The team’s first LAN event will be Multiplay i33 where they will compete against 75+ teams for a total prize fund of€10,000.

“As an all female team these girls will train and compete against male and female teams in leagues and events, breaking down the barriers between genders in gaming. Skill, aim and game knowledge is not dependent upon what sex you are but on how hard you train and how dedicated you are to the game, Reason plan to support more female teams in the future” confirmed Adam Godfrey, founder of Reason Gaming.

About Reason Gaming

Reason Gaming UK Limited is a leading British team which manages squads for Quake 4, Counter Strike, Call of Duty and Xbox 360. The team have noted success by representing the UK for World Cyber Games, top positions in the largest UK’s iseries LAN events hosted by Multiplay and numerous victories in major online leagues and tournaments. With full time management Reason are well presented in the media with content online, in print and on TV.

Full details of the squads and recent accomplishments can be found online at www.Reason-Gaming.net

About Counter Strike Source

Counter Strike Source (CSS) is a modern adaption of the original 1.6 game played by millions of gamers worldwide since 1999. Competitively the game is played 5v5 with a map being won by the team who reaches 16 rounds. By matching individual skills such as aiming and awareness with team work and tactics the game is fast paced action for players and spectators. Full details of CSS can be found online at http://counter-strike.net

Contact: Adam Godfrey

Tel: 07956 144802

adam@reason-gaming.net


Games PressGames Press is the leading online resource for games journalists. Used daily by magazines, newspapers, TV, radio, online media and retailers worldwide, it offers a vast, constantly updated archive of press releases and assets, and is the simplest and most cost-effective way for PR professionals to reach the widest possible audience. Registration for the site and the Games Press email digest is available, to the trade only, at www.gamespress.com.