Talabat is cooperating with the Great Gamers platform to launch its first e-sports initiatives in the Gulf states, Egypt, Iraq and Jordan, and to contribute to the rapid growth of e-sports in the region, through its first-of-its-kind initiative to celebrate the most prominent players in the Middle East and North Africa Through one of the largest esports awards celebrations in the region.
The “Great Gamers Awards from Talabat” initiative was launched on June 13, to highlight the best players, commentators and coaches this year, and voting is available in 5 categories that represent players from different types of the most popular games.
A committee of local gaming experts specialized in each genre will choose the players nominated for the vote, which will end on July 6, and the award ceremony will be held, which will be broadcast live on several platforms on July 16, to crown one winner of the “Best Player” award from “Talabat”. for this year.
Talabat’s Regional Director of Strategic Partnerships, Thys Van Damme, said, “We are pleased to launch the first Talabat esports awards ceremony in the region, in line with our constant quest to honor the best local talent, especially since esports is one of the areas that we have great interest in.” .
Van Dam added, “The Talabat application allows everyone to get meals, appetizers or groceries at the time they want, and our data indicates that many game lovers benefit from the opportunity to enjoy meals while playing, and the application allows them to order and with the click of a button before starting to play and ensure that their requests arrive in We are very excited about this first-of-its-kind partnership and what it will bring, and we look forward to more initiatives in the future.”
He pointed out that in addition to the Great Gamers, Talabat has cooperated with many partners, including Red Bull and TechXHub, which contributed to the organization of the Great Gamers Awards from Talabat.