Update: Chinese sporting goods brand Li-Ning has officially announced its partnership with Royal Never Give-Up (RNG)’s Dota 2 team, and will produce ‘RNG X Li-Ning’ exclusive apparel. On Dec. 28, RNG held a ‘RNG six years ceremony’ at RNG Beijing Esports Center, showcasing a Li-Ning and RNG branded hoodie. According to the announcement post on Chinese social media platform Weibo, the partnership will only include the organization’s Dota 2 team.
This announcement confirms a partnership that was on public display Dec. 16, when members of RNG’s Dota 2 team attended the ‘Perfect Award Ceremony’ in Shanghai wearing Li-Ning branded apparel.
During the recent Perfect World Ceremony, all members of Royal Never Give-Up (RNG)’s Dota 2 team wore Li-Ning brand apparel.
The organization has not publicly announced a partnership yet, and has declined to comment.
Li-Ning is currently in a sponsorship deal with Edward Gaming (EDG), having recently released an exclusive apparel set for the team organization.
On Dec. 16, game publisher Perfect World held its ‘Perfect Award Ceremony’ in the Chinese city of Shanghai. At the event, RNG’s professional Dota 2?
Li-Ning, one of China’s highest valued sporting goods brands, has already made steps into the esports industry. In October, Li-Ning signed a sponsorship deal with Chinese esports organization Edward Gaming?
The Perfect World ceremony is an annual award show hosted by the publisher. This year’s event was sponsored by Chinese PC brand Lenovo, hardware brands AMD and Steelseries, and tech company Samsung. Several Chinese Dota 2 and Counter-Strike: Global Offensive?
In October, RNG League of Legends?