FIRST E-SPORTS PLAYER TRANSFER IN SINGAPORE

FIRST E-SPORTS PLAYER TRANSFER IN SINGAPORE
Singapore Sentinels paid an undisclosed amount for Insidious Gaming’s Mid-laner.

 

11th October 2013, Singapore – The Singapore e-Sports scene has achieved yet another milestone.  The Singapore Sentinels, a leading professional League of Legends (LoL) e-Sports team, has made the first ever e-Sports player transfer in the history of professional gaming in Singapore. The transfer was announced together with the introduction of the Singapore Sentinels latest player roster.

With an unprecedented one-time-payment of an undisclosed sum for the InSidious Gaming mid-lane player, Hoong “Kryonics” Fan Kai will leave his former team and join the Singapore Sentinels starting from Oct 11.

The transfer is reflective of the Singapore Sentinels commitment to find the best players to represent Singapore in regional and international competitions. The move has also set a precedent, and is a big step towards improving the quality of management for eSports players in Singapore.

To learn more about the Singapore Sentinels, please visit the Singapore Sentinels Facebook page or Website.

 

New Roster for the Singapore Sentinels

 

About Garena

Garena is a leading online game service provider. Its flagship online game platform, Garena+, is the largest social platform in Southeast Asia and Taiwan, designed for online gamers to meet, chat and play games with each other. Garena has introduced the latest premium online games on Garena+, including the award-winning League of Legends and other premium game titles, such as FIFA Online 3, first-person shooter game Black Shot, and real-time strategy game Heroes of Newerth.

For more information, please visit www.garena.com

 

About League of Legends

League of Legends is a multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) video game developed and published by Riot Games.  It is a free-to-play game, supported by micro-transactions. With an ever-expanding roster of champions, frequent updates and a thriving tournament scene, League of Legends offers endless replayability for players of every skill level.

For more information, please visit http://na.leagueoflegends.com/

 

About the Singapore Sentinels

The Singapore Sentinels (SGS) is the leading League of Legends professional team in Singapore. Carefully handpicked and scouted, SGS members are chosen from the very best in the Singapore to represent our humble but strong gaming scene on the international map. Uniting under the Sentinels flag to pitch talent with ambition, the Sentinels pledge to chase the eSports dreams of their local and international fans. Fully sponsored and formed in May 2012 by Garena, the team has come a long way in making a name for themselves locally, regionally and gaining international recognition.

For more information please visit https://www.facebook.com/TeamSingaporeSentinels or http://sentinels.sg

 

About Insidious Gaming

iS_Gaming (inSidious_Gaming) was founded in 2011 by a group of gamers that strives to raise E-sports awareness by providing a platform for talented local players as a stepping stone to achieve global exposure. More than just a local scene gaming organization, Insidious Gaming has one dream in mind - to promote E-Sports and build the community in Singapore as well as South East Asia.

For more information please visit https://www.facebook.com/isgamingnet

 

 

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