NEWS: Call of Duty: Black Ops II Tournament for Charity
It’s a tough time for everyone, but imagine what people who constantly struggle with depression are going through? Like every day is another day that you’ve hit rock bottom?
To help promote awareness, Turtle Beach, Roccat and Team Summertime are holding a charity tournament with proceeds going to the Movember organization. They’ll be putting the money to good use – towards suicide awareness and prevention.
So come and watch! Not only will you enjoy top content creators duke it out on COD, but you’ll also have a chance to win some of Turtle Beach and Roccat‘s latest gear!
Click here for the tournament – it will take place on 10/28/2020 at 12:00pm Pacific Time (GMT -7).
Full press release below:
TURTLE BEACH, ROCCAT AND TEAM SUMMERTIME JOIN FORCES FOR CHARITY BLACK OPS II INVITATIONAL TO HELP THOSE STRUGGLING WITH DEPRESSION
Throwback Tournament Pits Top Creators Dr Disrespect, CouRageJD, Scump, LuluLuvely and More on the Streets of COD:BOII’s Raid and other Fan-Favorite Maps, with Proceeds Donated to the Movember Charity Going Toward Suicide Awareness and Prevention
San Diego, CA – October 27, 2020 – Leading gaming audio and accessories brand Turtle Beach (Nasdaq: HEAR), and its Hamburg, Germany-based PC brand ROCCAT have joined forces with Team Summertime to support their invite-only Call of Duty: Black Ops II throwback tournament. The Team SummertimeBlack Ops II Finals Presented by Turtle Beach and ROCCAT takes place tomorrow, Wednesday, October 28, 2020, at 12:00 p.m. PT and features an 8-team matchup with legendary content creators and their hand-picked squads. Each team will then battle it out for the top positions on the leaderboard, the glory, and the ultimate prize – the bragging rights that come with victory. Team captains include Dr Disrespect, CouRageJD, Scump, Aydan, Teepee, LuluLuvely, The Mob, and Pamaj, and all proceeds from the Team Summertime Black Ops II Finals Presented by Turtle Beach and ROCCAT will be donated to the Movember charity in effort to drive awareness and support for suicide awareness and prevention.
“Gaming has the ability to bring people and communities together for powerful causes, and it’s a privilege for us to continue working with Team Summertime to raise money and awareness for people struggling with depression,” said Juergen Stark, Chairman and CEO, Turtle Beach. “Team Summertime consistently brings energy and commitment to their efforts to engage the gaming community to do great things, and that makes us proud to join with them and positively impact more lives.”
Team Summertime is a popular stream team on YouTube helmed by longtime friends turned full-time content creators Davis “Hitch” Edwards, Blake Cissel, and Jorge Estrada who have been playing Call of Duty for years. The group has recently been hosting throwback tournaments in anticipation of the release of Call of Duty: Black Ops 4.
Fans who tune in to watch the action during the Team Summertime Black Ops II Finals Presented by Turtle Beach and ROCCAT will have the opportunity to win all-new gear from Turtle Beach and ROCCAT, including the all-new Stealth 700 Gen 2 and Stealth 600 Gen 2 headsets for Xbox and PlayStation®, as well as ROCCAT’s latest Elo Air 7.1 wireless PC gaming headset and Vulcan Pro and Vulcan TKL Pro keyboards featuring ROCCAT’s groundbreaking new Titan Optical Switch technology for the ultimate speed advantage, and AIMO intelligent lighting.
For more information on Turtle Beach products and accessories, visit www.turtlebeach.com and be sure to follow Turtle Beach on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. For the latest on ROCCAT’s line-up of high-quality, German-engineered PC gaming accessories, visit ROCCAT.org, and be sure to follow ROCCAT on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, and YouTube.
About Turtle Beach Corporation Turtle Beach Corporation (corp.turtlebeach.com) is one of the world’s leading gaming audio and accessory providers. The Turtle Beach brand (www.turtlebeach.com) is known for pioneering first-to-market features and patented innovations in high-quality, comfort-driven headsets for all levels of gamer, making it a fan-favorite brand and the market leader in console gaming audio for the last decade. Turtle Beach’s ROCCAT brand (www.roccat.org) combines detail-loving German innovation with a genuine passion for designing the best PC gaming products. Under the ROCCAT brand, Turtle Beach creates award-winning keyboards, mice, headsets, mousepads, and other PC accessories. Turtle Beach’s shares are traded on the Nasdaq Exchange under the symbol: HEAR.