The inaugural US Cyber Games announced that PlayCyber, powered by Katzcy, has teamed up with AE Studios, the content development, storytelling, and production services division of the esports entertainment company Allied Esports, to produce the US Cyber Games Draft Day taking place on October 5, 2021. Draft Day will include speakers, with this year’s team providing viewers a look into what these athletes have been doing over the past few months and what they will be undertaking to prepare for the inaugural International Cybersecurity Challenge (ICC) taking place in June 2022 in Athens, Greece.
“It’s thrilling to see forward-thinking industries like cybersecurity create competition and content that lends itself to a growing digital-first audience,” said Jud Hannigan, CEO of Allied Esports. “We’re excited to help PlayCyber create an online event that will unveil and celebrate a new generation of international stars in their field.”
Katzcy will simulcast this exciting draft of the first-ever US Cyber Team live on the Allied Esports’ Twitch channel and TikTok live stream.
The US Cyber Games are led by PlayCyber in collaboration with the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE).
(All information was provided by Cision PR Newswire)