The Golden Guardians (GGS), an esports affiliate of the Golden State Warriors, today announced a partnership with Plantronics (NYSE: PLT), an audio pioneer and unified communications technology leader. Through the partnership, Plantronics’ RIG 500 PRO Series is now the official gaming headset of the Golden Guardians.

The Plantronics Rig 800 LX are an amazing set of Xbox One wireless headphones that deliver great sound and are comfortable for long gaming sessions.

Also as part of the partnership, all members of the Golden Guardians roster will become official RIG ambassadors, wearing custom Golden Guardians branded RIG 500 PRO Series headsets during all streams. In addition, the Plantronics’ RIG logo will be featured on the collar of all GGS jerseys. Plantronics will also partner with the Golden Guardians to create digital content featuring the team and its players throughout the 2019 League of Legends Championship Series (LCS) Spring and Summer Splits.

“We are thrilled to announce our partnership with Plantronics for the 2019 LCS Season,” said Hunter Leigh, Head of GSW Esports. “The high-quality sound and comfort of RIG headsets will allow for long and effective training sessions with both our LCS and academy teams. Through the Santa Cruz Golden State Warriors’ partnership with Plantronics, it’s apparent that there is a natural synergy between our two brands.”

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“Plantronics is excited to bring our gaming solutions and esports expertise to the Golden Guardians with the RIG 500 PRO,” said Corey Rosemond, Global Director, Marketing and Business Development. “It is our passion and mission to build and design competitive grade headsets that enable you to hear more, react faster and play longer. With our long history in providing stadium class esports audio solutions to organizations around the world, we are excited to bring that same focus and passion to our partnership with the Golden Guardians organization and players.”

About Golden Guardians The Golden Guardians are the LCS affiliate team of the Golden State Warriors. League of Legends is a multiplayer online battle arena game where two teams of five players battle on Summoner’s Rift with the goal of destroying the heart of the opposing team’s base, known as the nexus, to achieve victory. The 2019 LCS Spring Split begins on Saturday, January 26, 2019.

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