Hi Global Gamers,
On Monday, June 26, Breakaway from Amazon Game Studios, is taking to the high seas in partnership with the Royal Dutch Navy, Red Bull Esports, and AMD. Pro esports teams Echo Fox and Rogue will face off in the first-ever competitive match held on a battleship at sea. Tune into the Red Bull Esports Twitch channel on Monday, June 26 at 12 PM PT to catch the action and enter to win exciting gaming hardware and Breakaway Alpha keys.
Breakaway is a Team Battle Sport where two squads of four collide in intense competition, passing, juking and dunking the Relic to score and win. It plays like a highlight reel of your favorite action games, with lethal combat, tightly designed arenas and rounds that last just four minutes.
Check out the announcement video here, featuring parkour across a battleship, a soaring helicopter and gun-toting members of the Royal Navy in full camo.
I’ve included the full details below. Let us know if you have any questions or if we can assist with you coverage!
Battle on the High Seas: Esports on a Battleship, on Twitch June 26
Breakaway’s hitting the high seas with the Royal Dutch Navy, Red Bull Esports, and AMD, as teams from Echo Fox and Rogue prepare to face off in the first-ever esports match (at least, that we’ve heard of!) on a battleship at sea.
Check out the announcement video, which shows exactly what it’d be like to play Breakaway on a friggin’ frigate
Set sail and tune in on Monday, June 26th at 12 PM Pacific Time on the Red Bull Esports Twitch channel to watch the exhibition match between Echo Fox and Rogue. Stay tuned for more details closer to the event!
If esports on a warship isn’t enough for you to tune in, there’s also a chance to win some serious gaming hardware and Rogue is running a sweepstakes with multiple ways to win one of four screamin’ fast AMD Ryzen CPUs, plus a whole bunch of Breakaway Alpha keys. Check out the full sweepstakes details here.
(We’re gonna be on a boat!!!)