Astralis, a Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) team has announced a massive deal with car manufacturer Audi. The sponsorship deal is reportedly worth $750,000 USD according to Dot Esports.
Astralis’ founder Frederik Byskov told Dot Esports after the announcement:
“It’s fantastic news for esports and a validation of our world, that a non-endemic brand like Audi chooses to work with Astralis and Counter-Strike,”
Recently, another top CS:GO team – SK Gaming signed a massive deal with credit card company VISA making it the 2nd high profile company to invest into an esports team this month.
The E-LEAGUE Major Atlanta kicks off this weekend with a prize pool of $1 Million.