Since early 2021, Xpector Esports has been helping underdogs find a footing in the Indian esports ecosystem. Founded by Rishi “Mr. Derek” Roy, Xpector Esports strives to push boundaries and give budding competitive players the of country an opportunity to showcase their skill and stand out from the rest.
Now, to push their boundaries and go a step further, Xpector Esports has taken up a couple of ventures that will help not only in their growth but also in the growth of all parties involved.
Brand sponsorship with Coco Sports
Xpector Esports has secured a brand sponsorship with Coco Sports, an Indian organization which supplies gaming equipment such as keyboards, mice, and more. Through this sponsorship, Xpector will now get monetary support and gaming peripherals and in turn, they will help Coco Sports with brand promotion and getting more leads.
Xpector Esports is organizing the ‘Rise of Underdogs’ Valorant tournament
Xpector Esports is bringing the Rise of Underdogs Valorant tournament, supported by Xoncon Gaming, theesportshub, and Coco Sports. There are 64 slots for this tournament and teams will be divided into 8 groups. Interested players can register by clicking on this link.
Starting October 20, these teams will engage in single-elimination format matches. From there, the top 16 will battle in BO3 matches. The top 4 will then fight in BO5 matches to determine the winner.
The tournament features a total prize pool of Rs. 6000. The winner will get Rs. 2,500, second place will get Rs. 1,500, and third place will get Rs. 1000. An additional Rs. 1000 will be awarded to the top fragger of the tournament. Coco Sports will also send gaming peripherals for giveaways.
Collaboration with The Esports Hub
Xpector has collaborated with The Esports Hub, a tournament organizing team, to create more opportunities for underdogs. The Esports Hub is a fresh idea of Karan ‘Dracula’ Malhotra, and they have collaborated with Xpector eSports as their tournament organizing and management partner.
They plan on organizing at least two tournaments every month and will announce BGMI scrims after the end of the Rise of Underdogs Valorant tournament.
The Esports Show
Xpector Founder and CEO Rishi “Mr. Derek” Roy and co-founder Anirban “Draken” Bakshi are starting a podcast called The Esports Show. They will feature guests from the Indian esports ecosystem and cover a wide array of topics like the Esports and Esports Industry in India, gaming & content creation, and more.