02 Jul 2020
(Yangon, 2nd July 2020) – MPT, Myanmar’s first and leading telecommunication operator, is taking the next step in its commitment to the development of E-Sports in Myanmar by supporting Myanmar’s best and most popular E-Sports team, “Burmese Ghouls” as the Official Partner.
As the Official Partner of the best E-Sports team in Myanmar, MPT aims to inspire and provide opportunities for all aspiring young Myanmar players involved in gaming. MPT will be supporting “Burmese Ghouls” in all major local and international E-Sport events as the team break the mould to become the rising star of the Asian E-Sports scene.
Founded in 2016, “Burmese Ghouls” are currently among the best E-Sports teams in the ASEAN region, proudly representing Myanmar in virtual and in-person international gaming tournaments of DOTA2, PUBG, Mobile Legends, AOV, and VAIN GLORY. In the second part of 2020, the team will compete in international tournaments such as MPL-MM Season 4 (Mobile Legends), ONE
E-Sports Mobile Legends: Bang Bang Invitational (Mobile Legends), and MESL:Road To Razer SEA-INVITATIONAL 2020 (PUBG).
“MPT is strongly supporting the development of the E-Sports industry in Myanmar and our partnership with Burmese Ghouls as Official Partner is a testament to this goal. The E-Sports industry in Myanmar is still very young but taking the nation by storm. The ‘Burmese Ghouls’ are not only the best E-Sports team in Myanmar but also one of the best in the ASEAN region. They have a tremendous number of fans across Myanmar and with this collaboration, we aim to create amazing opportunities for all talented and aspiring Myanmar players,” said Mr. Tetsunori Nagashima, CCO of MPT-KSGM JO.
MPT has been supporting E-Sports in Myanmar since 2018 including Mobile Legends: Bang Bang SEA CUP 2018 MPT Qualifier and PUBG National Championship 2020 tournaments. By partnering with the world’s most popular mobile games, MPT is enriching the digital life of its customers and creating new trends in Entertainment and E-Sports. MPT also carries PUBG Data Pack and Gaming Pack for Myanmar game enthusiasts to enjoy mobile gaming without any limitations on mobile data.
The operator is now expanding its Official Partner portfolio by establishing collaboration with the “Burmese Ghouls”. Myanmar E-Sports fans can follow the team on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/beghouls/ and various streaming platforms.