Leading global esports organisation Team Vitality has announced its partnership with RhinoShield, a specialist in producing premium accessories for smartphones, AirPods and Apple watches. Beginning today, RhinoShield will be the Official Supplier of Team Vitality for six months and will develop and produce a collection of co-branded smartphone cases as part of the partnership, as well as supply Team Vitality players and ambassadors with its products.
The co-branded smartphone cases will be used by Team Vitality players competing in all gaming titles as well as the team’s ambassadors and will be available to purchase at a later date from the Team Vitality online shop and the RhinoShield website. Rhinoshield is known for merging tasteful design with its industry leading impact resistant polymer, for practical accessories that look great whilst protecting devices. The collaboration between Team Vitality and RhinoShield will mark the brands first esports partnership.
Team Vitality has been a dominant leader in esports in France and globally going from strength to strength since its inception in 2013. With over 40 players competing across 10 esports titles including League of Legends, Rainbow Six, CS:GO and Fortnite, Team Vitality continues to show its dominance by competing at the highest level, and winning championship after championship. The partnership with RhinoShield represents the continued evolution of Team Vitality and its growing portfolio of industry leading partners.
Founded in 2013, RhinoShield was built through a KickStarter created by several PhD students at Cambridge University. Over the years, it has established its voice in the market as the go to company for high quality, accident proof, smartphone accessories of all kinds including smartphone cases, screen protectors and AirPod cases. RhinoShield are no strangers to the world of gaming collaboration, having previously teamed up with Ubisoft’s Rainbow Six Siege last year on a smartphone case collection.
“We’re excited to team up with RhinoShield to create a cutting-edge, stylish one of a kind collection for our players and ambassadors to use and enjoy, and hopefully save a few smartphones in the process,” said Fabien “Neo” Devide, President & Co-Founder, Team Vitality. “At Team Vitality, we’re all huge fans of the products RhinoShield produces so for us it was a natural fit.”
“At RhinoShield, esports is one of our greatest passions. Thus, we were looking to step in that field for a while. As big supporters of Vitality and esports in general, we are particularly happy to announce this collaboration and to open a new chapter for our company. We put our heart into this collection, and we hope the fans will enjoy it as much as we do !”, said Guillaume Pauthion, Brand Manager for RhinoShield France.
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