Tt eSPORTS x White-Ra: Debut Gaming Products Launch

Los Angeles, California – October 19 th, 2011 – Tt eSPORTS, an industry leader in professional gaming peripherals, is armed to “Challenge the Game” once again, with the help of international Starcraft 2 star Aleksey “White-Ra” Krupnyk. Tt eSPORTS is proud to introduce the latest additions to their arsenal with specially-branded White-Ra products.

Legend of Star Craft II: Aleksey “White-Ra” Krupnyk

Krupnyk, 31, from Odessa, Ukraine has competed in the Starcraft series of games for over 10 years, and is known around the world for his unique play style which he labels, “Special Tactics”. White-Ra has competed all over Europe, North America, and Korea. He is currently wrapping up his latest stint in North America, in which he participated at IGN’s Pro League 3 event in Atlantic City, New Jersey, and Major League Gaming’s 5 th Pro Circuit stop in Orlando, Florida. His positive attitude both in game and out, make him one of the most popular gamers in the world. His legion of fans can be found no matter where he plays.

Product Launch Event at Howie’s Game Shack

On Sunday, October 23 rd at Howie’s Game Shack in Buena Park, California, Tt eSPORTS and White-Ra himself will be holding an opening to the public press conference and party to introduce the new products. Feel free to come by and hang out with White-Ra and the Tt eSPORTS staff, while being able to test the latest products before they’re available to the public. Activities include the following:

v  Select stations sampling the new White-Ra Tt eSPORTS products.

v  Tt eSPORTS product pack raffle (ticket will be given upon entrance into the facility).

v  30 Minute 1v1 sessions with Aleksey “White-Ra” Krupnyk.

v  Press conference announcing Tt eSPORTS White-Ra Products, followed by questions.

v  Meet and Greet session with Tt eSPORTS products readily available for sale for autographs.

Location of Howie’s Game Shack:

8320 La Palma Avenue, Buena Park, CA 90620

+1 (714) 676-7455 ‎

Press Contact of Tt eSPORTS USA :

Event information: Travis Hezel – travis.hezel@thermaltakeusa.com

Press Contact: Ramsom Koay – ramsom.koay@thermaltakeusa.com

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About “Thermaltake”

Thermaltake Technology was established in January, 1999 and has been market to the world with “ Thermaltake” brand name ever since. The brand personality of Unique, Aggressive, Vivid, and Stylish makes Thermaltake an expert in creating Exciting things and Fascinating environment for gamers and enthusiasts, also Keep them Constantly High physically and mentally.

Moreover, Thermaltake Technology get close to consumers and observe lead users’ behavior and requirement, to design aesthetic and high quality products which will greatly improve system performance and bring the user to the up most potential. With innovative design and unique style, Thermaltake products spread rapidly among the enthusiasts in DIY market and soon become the number one choice for PC DIY enthusiasts worldwide.

About “Tt eSPORTS”

Thermaltake is a well known brand for gaming & DIY in Case, Cooler, and PSU for years. Due to the constant requests for keyboards and mice from gamers and end users, Thermaltake decided to create a series of gaming keyboards, mice, and headsets with the Tt eSPORTS brand. By using Tt eSPORTS, we want to extend our product lines into the gaming industry, and provide more “personalized gaming” gears to gamers and enthusiasts worldwide. With years of experience in gaming industry, Tt eSPORTS is committed to bring the most personalized and the highest quality weapons for the most competitive cyber battles, and advances with the idea of products designed by gamers for gamers.

About “LUXA2”

LUXA2, a Division of Thermaltake, was created in 2009, with characteristics of simplicity, luxury, and unique lifestyle. The core design theory of LUXA2 starts from simple shapes blending with luxury elements, which create the unique lifestyle for different segments within the society such as Creative Pro, Mobile Blogger, Leisure Seeker, Hip Newbie, Entertainment Junkie, and Apple's Mac Lovers. LUXA2 represent an emerging trend of "individuality" in the world. Not only do people need function, but they also need products with aesthetic appearance. Exquisite craftsmanship with aesthetic and elegant design style is a promise and commitment from LUXA2. Thus, the Simplicity, Luxury and Lifestyle of LUXA2 creates a Uniquely You.

About “Tt APOLLOS”

Tt APOLLOS is the professional e-Sports team established by Thermaltake in 2010, and is currently the newest of the five professional e-Sports Teams in TeSL (Taiwan e-Sports League). Apollo was one of the 12 Olympians, expressing radiance and glory, and there is not a trace of darkness in him. Apollo also mastered in archery; he could shoot with unfailing accuracy. This was where Tt APOLLOS got the name from, symbolizing integrity and passion of the team. The SF (Special Force) team of Tt APOLLOS acted like the team name and got the first place in TeSL’s event of SF Online in its first year of establishment.

The logo of the team was based on Ancient Greek warriors; helmet, shield and other adornments were standard equipments of the valiant Greek warriors. The warrior’s arm posture presents a feeling of confrontation and rush, while his sharp eyes will frighten the enemies before combat.

Official site of Tt Apollos: www.ttapollos.com.tw  


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