Fnatic Announces AVAST Sponsorship

AVAST Software enters the esports realm for the first time, sponsoring competitive organization Fnatic.


GameSpot may get a commission from retail offers.

This article was originally published on GameSpot's sister site onGamers.com, which was dedicated to esports coverage.

Fnatic has recently announced a sponsorship deal with AVAST Software, producers of the popular antivirus suite. This brings Fnatic's partners count up to six, including the likes of Taiwan's Micro-Star International and Danish peripherals manufacturer SteelSeries.

AVAST, headquartered in the Czech Republic, currently leads the worldwide antivirus market with a 17.4% market share. The Fnatic partnership is their first-ever entry into the esports scene.

Said Ondrej Vlcek, AVAST Chief Operating Officer:

We are extremely excited to be partnering with FNATIC. This partnership goes beyond just sponsoring a team in the rapidly growing e-sports field. FNATIC will be collaborating with us on future products too. We’re thrilled to have such a prominent and well-loved team as our first partner in this area.

Image Credit: Fnatic.com

Got a news tip or want to contact us directly? Email news@gamespot.com

Join the conversation
There are no comments about this story