Malaysian student joins world’s top 32 FIFA players at eSports World Convention Paris

26 11 2016

Press release

26 November 2016, Kuala Lumpur – The Electronic Sports World Convention(ESWC) (formerly known as Electronic Sports World Cup) is an international professional gaming championship held at the Paris Games Week. Every year, winners of national qualifier events around the world earn the right to represent their country in the ESWC Finals. The event has been praised for its organisation and ability to put on a good show for spectators.

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Malaysia will once again be represented by a single FIFA player at the Paris Games Week 2016. Supported by GamesBond, eGG Network, RedBullMalaysia and GoInternationalGroup.com, “I would like to represent Malaysia in ESWC because it’s great platform for me to show to the world how much potential that Malaysia FIFA Player has, plus I will not represent only myself but all FIFA Players in Malaysia. Lastly I will give my best to bring the championship to Malaysia for the first time,” said Nur Amirul Afandi or better known as AmTuah….

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ESWC rebranded to eSports World Convention

2 03 2016

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For the past 13 years, the ESWC (www.eswc.com) stood for the Electronic Sports World Cup – though many call it the Olympics of pro-gaming. Its new brand positioning includes an expansion into a broader scope of eSports content and in line with global market interest.

For several years now, ESWC events have actually been electronic sports conventions, bringing champions and fans together for tournaments and on-stage matches, as well as for special operations, game and technology presentations, conferences and parties“, stated Matthieu Dallon, the creator of the ESWC and Oxent CEO. “Presenting the ESWC as a Convention will now enable Oxent to work more closely with game publishers’ World Cups and Championships. In this way we also expect to increase the number of international events licenced under the ESWC brand, as we are more likely able to meet local criteria in terms of choice of games, tournament scheduling and format, brand sponsorship, and so on.

Source: ESWC Global





Malaysian Fifa11 player achieves Top 8 at ESWC Paris

24 10 2011

Quarter Finals Results Tally

17.29 MYT: Malaysia’s Muhammad Zainun [MyFeS] leOmeS has emerged in the top 2 spots in Group 5, victoriously sitting side by side in equal points with Spaniard Ralfitita. This means that Malaysia has advanced into the Top 16 spot, and has a chance of clinching a great spot in this year’s Electronic Sports World Cup 2011 Grand Finals held inside Paris Games Week.

18.45MYT: In latest news, [MyFeS] leOmeS was defeated by Frenchman, k0entj92 at the Quarter Finals stage. That means that our Malaysian Fifa11 player’s achievement up to Top 8 at this year’s tourney. We wish him and team mate [MyFeS] WaRrIoR a safe journey home.

For results updates, click here: http://live.eswc.com/fr/tournament/2011-fifa-11/groupstage.

Last year’s ESWC Fifa10 Champion, Mohd Syahril bin Mispardi [MyFeS] WaRrIoR (left) pictured with this year’s Fifa11 Champion Muhammad Zainun [MyFeS] leOmeS made a mark in Paris this year for the Malaysians.





ESWC @ Paris Games Week – Updates

22 10 2011

Over 150,000 games enthusiasts are expected to flock to Hall 3 at Porte de Versailles for the Paris Games Week and the 7th ESWC this week. Team Fifa11 Malaysia sponsored by Go International Group and Cyberview comprise of Muhammad Zainun [MyFeS] leOmeS and Mohd Syahril [MyFeS] WaRrIoR join the masses in pursuing their e-sports dream. Meanwhile, Team DOTA Malaysia sponsored by Orange Internet join the fray. Will the boys stand a good chance in bringing home a medal this year?

Follow the games LIVE, by clicking on this link: http://www.eswc.com/en/2011/streaming





Team Malaysia departs for ESWC @ Paris Games Week!

22 10 2011

Team Malaysia departed for Paris on 21 October 2011, at 1.07am. The two ESWC 2011 Malaysia FIFA11 Champion Muhammad “[MyFeS] leOmeS” bin Zainun and 1st Runner-up Mohd Syahril “[MyFeS] WaRrIoR” bin Mispardi were in high spirits at the airport, and were sent off by their family, friends and Ms Jasmine Low – National Director of ESWC 2011 Malaysia. We wish them all the very best of sportsmanship at the 7th ESWC in France! Go fly the Malaysian flag high, guys!





ESWC 2011 & Paris Games Week

11 10 2011

 

This October 20-25th, Hall 3 at Paris Expo, France will host a world-class video games show over a span of 22000m² where 150,000 visitors are expected, and more than 1 000 gaming devices open to public for play. Read more on the ESWC Official website.

The Official ESWC 2011 Team Malaysia will be represented by:

  1. FIFA11 2011 Malaysian Champion – Muhammad Zainun a.k.a. [MyFeS] leOmeS
  2. FIFA11 2011 Malaysian 1st Runner-up / FIFA10 2010 Malaysian Champion – Mohd Syahril bin Mispardi a.k.a. [MyFeS] WaRrIoR

Privately funded DOTA2 Team, Orange Internet will also be headed to the competition zone, proudly sponsored by Orange Internet cohort. We wish all teams the very best of luck!

ESWC 2011 Programme @ Paris Games Week

Venue: Hall 3, Paris Expo Porte de Versailles, France

Wednesday, October 19
Welcome of the international participants

Thursday, October 20
Media day of the PGW,  reserved to journalists, participants and partners
19h30 : Opening Ceremony
20h00 : Opening Match

Friday, October 21
Launch of Starcraft 2, Counter-Strike 1.6 Women, Trackmania Nations Forever

Saturday, October 22
Launch of Counter-Strike 1.6
Finals Trackmania Nations Forever

Sunday, October 23
Launch of FIFA 11, Dota2
Finals Starcraft 2, Counter-Strike 1.6 Filles
ESWC Night Party 

Monday, October 24
Launch of Counter-Strike Source
Finals Counter-Strike 1.6, FIFA 11

Tuesday, October 25
Finals Counter-Strike Source, Dota2, Gran Turismo 5





Malaysian Fifa11 player heads to ESWC Paris!

5 10 2011

2 October 2011, Cyberjaya – It isn’t everyday you get to play Fifa11 on PS3 and win a trip to Paris but today was the day for 26 year-old executive from Senawang, Muhammad bin Zainun a.k.a. [MyFeS] leOmes.

Muhammad played against 32 other hopefuls and emerged as the Electronic Sports World Cup (ESWC) 2011 Malaysia Champion and won the slot, flight and accommodation package to Paris Games Week sponsored by Go International Group and Cyberview. Last year’s ESWC 2010 champion and clanmate Mohd Syahril Bin Mispardi a.k.a. [MyFeS] WaRrIor took 2nd place whilst Zulkifly bin Safei a.k.a. [MyFeS] Zul took 3rd place.

Organised since 2008, Go International Group Sdn Bhd – the license owner of ESWC 2011 Malaysia partnered with Cyberview Sdn Bhd, the landowner of Cyberjaya, Malaysia’s Silicon Valley to host the Malaysian National Qualifier.

Over 132 gamers gathered at MyCORE Centre, a state of the art computer games and research operations centre in Cyberjaya for the ESWC 2011 Fifa11 Qualifier and the GO International E-sports Cup (GO.esc) Casual Tournament in Counter Strike 1.6, CS Source and L4D2.

Ir. Hafidz Hashim, Managing Director of Cyberjaya’s landowner Cyberview Sdn Bhd said, “Cyberview advocates competitive e-sports tournaments like this because it exposes Malaysian youth to the competitive and industry opportunities presented by gaming on an international level. With the current and upcoming MyCORE initiatives targeted to the next generation of ICT-savvy cybergamers, we expect to see many more rising talents who will contribute greatly to the Malaysian creative content development industry.” Apart from sponsoring the venue for the Malaysia Qualifiers, Cyberview is also contributing RM10,000 towards the tournament.

Go International Group is hopeful of sending both top two Fifa11 players to Paris this year. In addition, independently funded Malaysian DotA “Orange E-sport X” team received invitations from ESWC committee to pit their skills at the Dota2 tournament.

ESWC and GO.esc are a part of Go International Group’s annual digital youth festival – http://www.feyst.com. For more details, check us out on FB: “FEYST . Indie Youth Fest Official” or contact eswc[at]gointernationalgroup.com.