"Canada has some of the most passionate gamers in the world," said Carl-Edwin Michel, the visionary behind Northern Arena and Co-Founder of the Canadian League of Gamers. "Connecting Northern Arena with the audiences at Fan Expo and working with Vantrix is a perfect fit. I can't wait to press play with Canadian and international gaming elite and kick off Northern Arena's 2016 competitions."
Vantrix is excited to partner with the “Northern Arena” to provide 360 streaming virtual reality to Canadian League of Gamers’ fans”, said Kjell Kolstad, Vice President – Cloud Services. “We believe fans will love the immersive ‘be-there-from-anywhere’ experience enabled by our end-to-end Vantrix Cloud 360 solution. Fans can enjoy gaming action in first person VR mode or as a second screen experience on mobile devices and computers.
Northern Arena will connect millions of gaming fans in Canada and around the world by streaming competitions globally and also hosting live spectator events across Canada. Northern Arena’s 2016 competitions will culminate in Canada’s largest professional eSports championship this November.