German automobile manufacturer Audi will sponsor Buy CSGO Skins Danish Counter-Strike: Global Offensive organization Astralis, the 2 parties announced Thursday.With the partnership, Astralis has
changed their branding colors towards the ones observed in recent Audi automobile commercials. They’ve also adopted the tag “#untaggable.” Terms from the deal weren’t disclosed.
Astralis founder Frederik Byskov told Dot Esports, “It’s fantastic news for esports along with a validation in our world, that the non-endemic brand like Audi chooses to utilize Astralis and Counter-Strike. I’ve been in esports in excess of 10 years, and that we only created Astralis last year. It’s a easy way to celebrate the anniversary today. I’m very thankful for that work RFRSH Entertainment has put in this, which makes it a possibility for Astralis to go in a partnership with Audi.”
The team’s first event sporting the sponsorship would be the upcoming Turner Sports, WME|IMG and Counter-Strike developer Valve’s ELeague Major on Jan. 22-29 in Atlanta’s Fox Theatre. The team will compete for an opportunity to win its initial title along with a part of a $1 million prize pool.