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4Kings announce “Meet The Gamer” in Asia

4Kings, the UK's only professional gaming team sponsored by Intel, are pleased to announce a week's tour of Taiwan, Malaysia and Singapore to promote gaming in Asia. A group of gamers from each country will get the opportunity to meet and play with one of the world's biggest names in strategy gaming. Manuel "Grubby" Schenkhuizen, a member of the 4Kings and four times World Champion at Warcraft 3 will be undertaking the tour of the 3 mentioned countries to show what life as a professional gamer is like.

The tour itself begins on Monday 5th September and concludes on Friday 9th September and will be visiting Taipei, Kuala Lumpur and Singapore. This tour will be working as part of Intel's continued efforts to promote gaming in Asia and may become the first leg of a 3-part tour in the coming months in conjunction with a number of major international competitive events including the World Cyber Games Global Final in Singapore, November 16th-20th.

"We are very happy to be associated with 4Kings. Today's gamers such as Grubby demands an awesome gaming experience, and we are here to deliver that extreme realism, responsiveness, and intensity," said Lulu Tsao, Regional Public Relations Manager of Intel Asia Pacific. "Top gamers will tell you it is not only on how one plays, but also on what one plays the game on that matters."

"This is an excellent opportunity to further promote gaming to the Asian market where 4Kings already has a strong following in a variety of games. We are always looking for new ways to continue developing computer gaming into a sport and engaging different cultures through the support from Intel is one way of achieving this goal." - Philip Wride, 4Kings Manager

About 4Kings

4Kings is the UK's only professional gaming team and is sponsored by Intel and ATi. The team was founded in 1997 and is one of the most recognised and successful computer gaming teams in the world. Based in the UK 4Kings has players spread as far as South Korea with the majority located in Europe and includes several World Champions.

4Kings offer product endorsement opportunities along with consultancy options to what is a rapidly expanding sector in the entertainment industry. With years of experience working with major international corporations 4Kings provides direct contact to the core audience of this market.

4Kings is a registered company in England and Wales.


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