LG Electronics (LG) will be naming the best player of the popular free-to-play multiplayer tactical first-person shooter (FPS) from Riot Games, Valorant at the first-ever LG UltraGear FACE-OFF tournament. The event will be held on the 3 October 16:00 EDT (4 October 4:00 GMT+8) and will be stream live on LG’s official Twitch Channel.
Valorant is the latest game released by Riot Games which pits teams of five players against one another in a battle that both requires skill and strategy. A total of 20 popular gamers each specializing in one particular multiplayer FPS genre including Overwatch, Fortnite, Call of Duty and CS:GO will compete for the title of Valorant winner.
All the competitors will be using LG’s premium monitor, LG UltraGear model 27GN950 with its world’s first 4K 1 millisecond Gray-to-Gray (GTG) IPS gaming monitor. The monitor is designed for gaming experiences, featuring LG’s 4K Nano IPS display technology and offering 98 percent coverage of the DCI-P3 colour space and lightning-fast response time. When playing the latest 4K HDR titles on UltraGear, the action is smoother, the responsiveness faster, and the picture quality nothing short of breathtaking with its 144Hz refresh rate.
“LG UltraGear checks all the boxes for a superb gaming experience, boasting the picture quality, features and 1ms response time that serious gamers demand,” said Jang Ik-hwan, senior vice president and head of the IT business unit of LG Electronics Business Solutions Company. “LG UltraGear FACE-OFF tournament is an opportunity to bring together players and fans from around the world simultaneously showcasing the impressive technology that makes esports even more enjoyable.”