Malta-based online gambling firm Esports Entertainment Group, Inc. (EEG) has secured an exclusive online wagering partnership with Epsilon eSports (Epsilon), a 2008-founded multi-champion esports organisation headquartered in Belgium.
Epsilon eSports teams are based across Europe and North America competing in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive; Gears Call of Duty; FIFA; and H1Z1 KoH. Its players and members represent over twenty nations. The organisation hosts multiple Call of Duty European Championships, as well as, a Smite World Championship.
This deal represents the first Tier-1 esports organisation to partner with EEG’s VIE.gg esports betting platform.
Gregory Champagne, Chief Executive Officer at Epsilon eSports:
“It is with great pride that today Epsilon partners with VIE.gg. This is a whole different ball game, the first betting exchange platform where players challenge other players.
“VIE.GG understands the community needs, and we are happy to have found the right partner that understands and supports players. Extremely excited to begin this new venture and I can see nothing but big things to come from Epsilon / VIE.gg partnership during 2019.”
Grant Johnson, CEO of Esports Entertainment Group:
“We are extremely honored to welcome Epsilon eSports to the VIE family. As one of the first true esports organizations, Epsilon has a long and successful history of esports championships that has earned them a world class reputation and fan base.
“As our first Tier-1 esports team partnership, today marks a significant milestone for VIE and we look forward to great success together.”