DETROIT--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HyperX®, the gaming division of Kingston® Technology Company, Inc., will host a Microsoft Store fan event with professional basketball player Jonas Jerebko of the Boston Celtics and his eSports team the Detroit Renegades at the Somerset Collection Microsoft Store near Detroit on Sunday, July 9. Fans can face off against Jonas and the Renegades for a chance to win new HyperX gaming gear. During the event, HyperX will showcase its latest high-performance gaming gear and reveal the new HyperX Alloy Elite gaming mechanical keyboard, soon to be available at Microsoft Stores.
Jonas, an eSports fan and gamer, calls Michigan home, and recently purchased the Renegades. The Renegades CS:GO and Overwatch teams live in Rochester, Michigan, where they practice and train for gaming tournaments. Members of the University of Michigan eSports division will also be on-site to meet and talk with guests interested in learning more about eSports and competitive gaming. The event will be held noon to 2 p.m. at the Troy, Michigan Microsoft Store.
Fans and press are welcome to visit and meet Jonas and the teams. Space is limited; reserve your spot in advance. For more information regarding the event and reservations, please visit http://hyperx.gg/jonasdetroitevent. Activities at the July 9 HyperX event include:
- Free limited supply of swag bags for attendees
- Raffle prizes, including the HyperX Alloy Elite gaming keyboard
- Live gameplay opportunities with Jonas Jerebko and the Renegades eSports team
- Opportunities to take your picture with Jonas, and more!
Traditional sports and eSports are converging, and HyperX continues to grow its team of influencers with professional basketball players including: Jonas Jerebko of the Boston Celtics, NBA All-Star and avid gamer Gordon Hayward, De’Aaron Fox who recently signed with the Sacramento Kings, and former Los Angeles Laker and Echo Fox eSports team owner Rick Fox. With influencer sponsorships and a full line up of gaming accessories, including gaming headsets, mice and keyboards, HyperX now offers gamers a competitive edge and a continued commitment to gamers and the eSports community worldwide.
The HyperX gaming division was born from Kingston Technology Company, Inc, the world’s largest independent memory manufacturer, with the goal of providing gamers, PC builders, and power users with high-performance components. For 15 years, the HyperX mission has been to develop gaming products for gamers – high-speed memory, solid state drives, headsets, keyboards, mice, USB flash drives, and mouse pads – to the gaming community and beyond. The award-winning HyperX brand has carved its name atop the leaderboard by consistently delivering products that deliver superior comfort, aesthetics, performance, and reliability. HyperX gear is the choice of pro gamers, tech enthusiasts, and overclockers worldwide because it meets the most stringent product specifications and is built with best-in-class components.
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HyperX is a division of Kingston Technology Company, Inc., the world’s largest independent memory manufacturer. Established in 2002, HyperX is headquartered in Fountain Valley, California, USA. For more information, please call 800-337-8410 or visit www.hyperxgaming.com.
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