We are delighted to announce that our partners at GUNNAR Optiks, the world’s leading manufacturer of computer eyewear, today announced they will be sponsoring our £500 FIFA 14 Winter Championships at epic.LAN this February.
GUNNAR will be contributing a total prize pool of £500 to the FIFA14 Winter Championships. The winner will take home all £500 and a pair of GUNNAR Optiks.
GUNNAR technology aims to reduce the eye strain that can be experienced when looking at screens for long periods of time. The patented shape, tint and type of glass unique to the GUNNAR brand, and features a high standard anti-glare coating allowing you to game for longer.
The GUNNAR Optiks team will be on hand throughout the weekend to talk about and demonstrate the various benefits to wearing GUNNARS. There will also be the opportunity for gamers to trial the glasses during the event and experience these benefits for themselves.
The nature of GUNNAR Optiks means they are ideal for all gamers regardless of their chosen platform. We relish the opportunity to work with the guys at Sweetpatch and we have a great opportunity to show console gamers and the FIFA community the benefits of gaming eyewear
said James Dean, GUNNAR UK Marketing. He added,
We recognise there are many dedicated FIFA players out there who are spending many hours gaming, with GUNNARs, it’s all about creating a relaxed environment for your eyes to make gaming for long periods as comfortable as possible.
To find out more about the technology behind GUNNARs please visit the link below:
We would very much like to pass on a massive thank you to GUNNAR Optiks for supporting our FIFA activities for you all and we look forward to developing our FIFA partnership with them during 2014.
Prize Fund So Far
FIFA 14 2v2 Casual Cup (Saturday 15th February)
FIFA 14 Winter Championship Grand Final (Sunday 16th February)
- 2nd Mad Catz Hoodie
- 3rd Mad Catz T-shirt and beanie hat
- 4th Mad Catz T-shirt and beanie hat
Tickets and Signing Up
There is only 2 weeks to go now and for those that want to attend you’ve got two options, the £30 one day experience, which is valid for the tournaments on Saturday or Sunday, or for those that just can’t get enough, the £40 full access ticket, which allows you to attend all the Sweetpatch.TV action throughout the weekend, from Friday evening all the way through till late Sunday night.
epic.TWELVE runs from Friday 14th to Monday 17th February @ Kettering Conference Centre. We hope to see you there for the Next Generation of Competitive FIFA!