Legion of Racers (LOR) is Singapore's first Sim Racing League that combines the best in motorsport and gaming worlds. Its creators have created a highly structured progression map for would-be racers with Sim Racing Esports being the basis, from there they will progress into go-karts before jumping into GT Racing.
This fruitful collaboration between Legion of Racers, Monster Energy Drink, Project Cars 2, CloudMoolah, X30 South East Asia and LMD², aims to find South East Asia's fastest gamers and train them with real Motorsport skills to be the ultimate gamer and driver out there!
GameStart Asia 2018
LOR will be organising their Season 1 Grand Finals tournament at the upcoming GameStart Asia 2018 - South East Asia’s premier game convention, at Suntec Convention Centre from the 13 to 14 October 2018 (Saturday and Sunday).
Final Round Prizes include an Esports and LOR Academy contract, LOR Brand Ambassadorship, fully sponsored entry to participate in top SIM Racing Esports leagues and competitions, Kart training with LMD² as well as entry into the Final Shoot-Out.
Academy - After the top three Sim Racers have been decided, they will go through a series of tests from local to international esports qualifying rounds, fitness and karting test sessions. The winner will be assessed by a panel of judges.
Academy Round Prizes include a fully sponsored entry to X30 Southeast Asia, full karting gear and a GT Test session with LMD².
This could be your chance to be Southeast Asia’s fastest gamer! Registrations are now open at www.legionofracers.com/register
Project Cars 2 - LOR’s official game for their inaugural season will be Project Cars 2. Building on the success of 2015’s chart-busting debut, Project Cars 2 pushes the franchise and its fans into a blistering new era of motorsport by combining the authentic realism of the world’s most advanced simulation racing game with the pure joy of racing action fun.
CloudMoolah– The official event organizer partner for Legion of Racers Season 1, CloudMoolah has 20 years of collective experience in publishing, operating and distributing interactive entertainment in Southeast Asia. It was one of the earliest game companies to organize a region-wide Esports tournament across Southeast Asia and offer a prize pool of US$100,000. Through its current social outreach of 37million, it aims to connect developers and gamers in the region via its payment partner network, CloudMoolah.
9tro - Being LOR's Automotive Media Partner, 9tro will be assisting LOR with coverage of Season 1 through its website as well as social media channels. Being South East Asia’s most recognised automotive portal, 9tro has an immense following of over 2.6 million people on Facebook, over 2 million views on YouTube as well as over 70,000 subscribers on Instagram primarily throughout Asia.
Monster Energy - LOR has also inked a sponsorship deal with Monster Energy Drink to be its official energy drink, merchandise and venue sponsor. Look out for the LOR + Monster Energy Drink booth during F1 Singapore Grand Prix weekend and also Game Start 2018.
X30 Southeast Asia - LOR will be collaborating with X30 Southeast Asia for Season 1. As part of their brand strategy to merge the best of motorsport and esports, LOR will be working with X30 to find the fastest karter to go against the top gamers in Southeast Asia. LOR’s Qualifying rounds will be held during the X30 Rounds 4-6 where karters will go through a series of time trials to score points. Only the top four point scorers will proceed to the Quarter Final Rounds during Singapore F1 GP weekend.
LMD² - As a talent development partner, LMD² will be working with LOR to provide GT and karting coaching support to the winners. LMD² is a driver development programme that gives track day and testing services for a variety of drivers from motorsport enthusiasts, amateur and professional drivers.