India, March 30 th , 2022: ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG), No.1 Gaming Laptop brand, today announced
#PlayLikeAPro campaign with the newly launched ROG Strix Scar line up in association with two esteem
players from Indian Hockey Team, Mandeep Singh and Harmanpreet Singh where they share their
experience from the world of sports with emerging e-sports talents, in an effort to inspire e-sports
players to come together and translate their dreams into reality and be a pro in their own craft.
Released ahead of the ROG flagship launch of Strix Scar, the campaign celebrates the true spirit of
sportsmanship honed by both the sports and esports athletes.
Commenting on the campaign, Arnold Su, Business Head, Consumer and Gaming PC, System Business
Group, ASUS India, said “Every step is aimed towards uplifting the infrastructure of the e-sports industry
in India. The #PlayLikeAPro campaign is a step in this direction where we encourage the athletes to
come together and celebrate the spirit of sportsmanship, highlighting how both conventional and
unconventional forms of sports hone the same potential, zeal, and training to build the pool of upcoming
ASUS Brand Ambassadors engaged in a friendly match with the Indian Hockey Players to experiment
different games on the ROG beast – Strix Scar 17. The match exuded excitement and seeking spirit from
the Players who were keen to try out the esports games with the same spirit and vigor as they play on
field. The campaign was designed to help the players feel like a PRO just as they would on field. The
experience left them mesmerized and wanting for more. The Indian e-sports community has grown
leaps and bounds in the past few years, offering gameplay as immersive as traditional games, bridging
the gap between the experience and opportunity offered by traditional and online gaming. ASUS ROG
lineup has played an instrumental role in facilitating the progress of the industry. ASUS ROG has always
introduced devices and platforms that have provided an edge to the players.
The #PlayLikeAPro campaign highlights the faster adoption of esports in the community and how it is infusing the spirit of
the most celebrated Indian Hockey team in the Indian e-sports players. Talking about the campaign, Mandeep Singh from the Indian Hockey Team mentioned “A beauty and a beast – that’s how ROG STRIX SCAR series of gaming laptops feel like. It’s stylish, powerful, and helped me realize that playing eSports on this system is as intense as playing competitive hockey!”. Commenting on the announcement, Harmanpreet Singh from the Indian Hockey Team stated “Playing
on ROG STRIX SCAR can be as intense and satisfying as playing hockey in real life. It’s speedy and sturdy
for any gamer looking to play like a PRO”.
Republic of Gamers (ROG) is an ASUS sub-brand dedicated to creating the world’s best gaming hardware and
software. Formed in 2006, ROG offers a complete line of innovative products known for performance and quality,
including motherboards, graphics cards, laptops, desktops, monitors, audio equipment, routers, and peripherals.
ROG participates in and sponsors major international gaming events. ROG gear has been used to set hundreds of
overclocking records and it continues to be the preferred choice of gamers and enthusiasts around the world.
Learn more about the choice of champions at http://rog.asus.com.