ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) and MOONTON Games, the developer and publisher of Mobile Legends: Bang Bang (MLBB), have signed a two-year partnership deal to enhance the gaming experience of users worldwide and optimize the phone performance for tournament use.
The partnership covers the sponsorship of four MLBB international esports tournaments: Southeast Asia Cup 2023 and 2024, and M-Series World Championship M5 and M6.
The agreement includes various benefits for both parties, such as the acquisition of intellectual properties, extensive broadcast exposure, in-game privileges, a commanding digital presence, and exclusive rights to the respective tournament categories.
In addition, ASUS ROG will preload the MLBB application on the ROG Phone 7 series in Indonesia, Malaysia, and the Philippines. The MLBB theme pack will also be available in Thailand and Vietnam to reach more Southeast Asian fans.
The ROG Phone 7 series boasts a Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 processor for seamless gaming, Samsung AMOLED display with 165 Hz for an immersive streaming experience, advanced CPU tuning and thermal design for energy efficiency, and a new built-in subwoofer in AeroActive Cooler 7 for 2.1-channel sound, among others.
The first event to be supported by ASUS ROG is MSC 2023, which will take place in June in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, for the first time. MSC 2023 will make history with the inclusion of new teams outside Southeast Asia namely North America, MENA (Middle East and North Africa), and Turkey.