Ever seen yourself as a MLG Pro gamer? Play enough Planetside 2 that you’re top of the scoreboards every round? Well, you might just be in luck as Sony have partnered up with MLG to bring the hugely popular Planetside 2 to competitive gaming.
This year-long collaboration will span all of MLG’s properties including original broadcast programming, online competition and presence at MLG events.
Over the next few months, both the MLG and Planetside 2 will work together closely to develop competitive gameplay features deemed ideal for Planetside 2 gameplay, that will showcase the MMOFPS at its best.
“From the first time I played PlanetSide 2, I knew that it made sense for the MLG community,” said Sundance DiGiovanni, CEO and co-founder of Major League Gaming. “I am excited to introduce the game to our audience and to see how it evolves along with the growing and evolving eSports landscape.”
Details and a complete broadcast schedule for those wanting to keep up with the best of the best in the Planetside 2 universe will be released within the coming weeks.
Planetside 2 players around the world will soon be able to compete via MLG’s GameBattles online competition site. Additionally, Planetside 2 gaming stations will be featured at MLG’s first Pro Circuit event of 2013, the Winter Championship in Dallas in Dallas, Texas on MArch 15-17th.