Blockchain.com recently announced it agreed to a partnership with Cloud9. This deal aims to bring financial literacy opportunities to Cloud9 athletes, coaches, and fans. Additionally, Blockchain.com’s logo will appear on Cloud9 jerseys. A portion of this deal will be paid out in cryptocurrencies.
“As NFTs and digital assets begin to merge with gaming, VR, and AR, we believe that esports will be at the forefront of technology,” said the CEO of Blockchain.com, Peter Smith. “By sponsoring Cloud9, we are venturing together toward a better, global, distributed future and couldn’t be more excited to partner with their community and organization.”
Cloud9 is a Los Angeles, California-based gaming organization that was founded in 2013. It has 16 teams competing in 12 titles, including the hit game League of Legends.