The FUSE Cup have teamed up with META High School Esports to collaborate and grow esports in education. META provide a competitive environment for aspiring esport players to compete against students from Australia and New Zealand in League of Legends, Rocket League and NBA2K. META have are also the exclusive provider of high school and university esports tournaments for Riot Games across Australia and New Zealand.
This agreement will include all of Riot Games best-known titles, including League of Legends, VALORANT, Teamfight Tactics, and Legends of Runeterra across the Oceanic region.
"We share a lot of the same views and beliefs on how esports can be positively used in the education space and are excited to collaborate on content and other opportunities in this space. They've been doing a lot of great work in this space and it makes sense to all work together." - said Woody Wu, League Commissioner of META High School Esports “We are thrilled to be working with META on a range of projects aimed at growing grassroots esports while also providing opportunities for older students. We’ve been fans our their organisation and competitions for a long time. We see so many shared values between our two organisations and we can’t wait to get started on some exciting collaborations.” - said Dan Martinez, Chief Operating Officer of The FUSE Cup.
We're excited to continue to build esports in high schools in 2021 beyond, keep your eyes peeled as our tournament and league details will be released in the coming weeks!