KOF XIV Charity Cup will be held as a part of #YourHomeYourArena by the Asian Electronic Sports Federation on July 10th!
The top players in Asia will clash in this online tournament!
SNK CORPORATION (Corporate HQ: Suita-city, Osaka, Japan, Company President & CEO: Koichi Toyama) is pleased to announce that SNK is sponsoring THE KING OF FIGHTERS CHARITY CUP held by Asian Electronic Sports Federation (AESF) as a part of AESF’s #YourHomeYourArena campaign.
With the aim of connecting and uniting the esports community through social media and online
tournaments, AESF’s #YourHomeYourArena serves an ultimate goal of providing assistance to the vulnerable communities who have been adversely impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic through Esports activities, crowdfunding, and fundraising drives. THE KING OF FIGHTERS XIV CHARITY CUP will be held online with 8 top players in Asia, and the prize money will be donated to support communities. Tune in for some great matches!
Details for the Your Home, Your Arena - THE KING OF FIGHTERS XIV Charity Cup
July 10th, 4:00 am on PDT (July 10th, 7:00 pm on GMT+8)
THE KING OF FIGHTERS XIV
Online tournament with 8 representative players
■Confirmed Participants from
Japan, China, Chinese Taipei and Hong Kong, China
■Official website of AESF
For contributions and donations to #YourHomeYourArena, please access the official charity fundraising platform on GIVE.asia （aesf.give.asia/yourhomeyourarena）.
Addressing the esports community in Asia in regard to the initiative, the AESF President, Mr. Kenneth Fok said, “I would like to take this opportunity to extend my gratitude to our friends at SNK who made this tournament possible. Your willingness to contribute and play a major part in ensuring this event takes off is highly appreciated and we will always be here to support and drive Asian Eports to a greater height.”
“In addition to that, this #YourHomeYourArena initiative would not have been possible without the involvement of everyone. Like traditional sports, esports thrives on viewership and fan involvement hence partnerships with such services are equally important. Needless to say, I look forward to many more similar partnerships and collaborations in the future!” he added.
Commenting on the AESF YHYA The King of Fighters XIV Charity Cup, Chairman of SNK, Mr. Ge Zhihui said, “I am thrilled to have SNK be part of this initiative which is a great representation of the Esports commitment to excel not just in-game, but in society as well. Covid-19 has brought many hardships to everyone and I feel it is our duty as a society to help those who are affected by it more than others. I look forward to many more initiatives such as this, and of course, a continuous and productive relationship with the AESF in the future”.
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