Women’s gaming and esports platform Raidiant has announced the Raidiant Rocket League Series, a woman-only tournament created in collaboration with publisher Psyonix. The $15,000 event will be open to a mix of professional, amateur, influencer, and collegiate Women’s teams. The series will take place from February 26th to the 27th. Rocket League fan rewards, in-game items awarded by Psyonix to viewers for tuning into Rocket League esports, will be available to individuals watching the event on Raidiant’s Twitch channel.
Raidiant will create shoulder content with participating teams. Twitch creators will have the opportunity to apply for co-streaming programs. Meanwhile, professional teams competing in the Rocket League Championship Series will also be able to support the women’s teams by co-streaming matches.
The tournament was created in collaboration with Twitch Women’s Alliance, a program aimed at supporting women creators on Twitch by building connection networks and educational and social programs.
Raidiant partner VIRUS International will also be providing all competitors with custom Raidiant jerseys for their participation. NYX Professional Makeup, a founding partner of Raidiant, will support the event through content and product giveaways.
The event will be produced from the Verizon 5G Gaming Center in Los Angeles, on Verizon’s XR Stage.
(All information was provided by Esports Insider)
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