The High School Starleague partners with many different organizations and corporations around the world in order to grow eSports, strengthen communities, and support academics in high schools around the world. Our sponsors generously provide financial and hardware assistance to enable us to create our tournaments, organize events, and award scholarships to our players.
TwitchTV is the world’s largest video game broadcasting and chat community, and a critical component in the successful growth of eSports. With more than 45 million visitors per month, Twitch wants to connect gamers around the world by allowing them to broadcast, watch, and chat from anywhere in the world. Twitch is also home to some of the most dedicated and highly skilled gamers on the planet – including many talented high school gamers. Twitch is leading a revolution in gaming culture, turning gameplay into an immersive entertainment media experience. HSL and TwitchTV have been working together since early 2013 and we are excited to continue to supporting the realm of high school gaming by increasing its visibility and helping to grow streamers of all levels.
Newegg Inc. is the leading online retailer committed to becoming the most loved and trusted marketplace on the web. They tirelessly pursue these goals by offering a superior shopping experience, rapid delivery and stellar customer service. With more than 10.5 million products and an award-winning website, Newegg proudly earns the loyalty of tech-enthusiasts and mainstream e-shoppers alike. Newegg believes service truly begins after the product you ordered arrives at your doorstep. Newegg’s sponsorship of HSL helps bring their commitment to quality and service over to the HSL. At the same time, we hope to introduce more students to the world of computers and gaming. Once you know, you Newegg.
Since MSI’s inception in 1986, they have been devoted to building high performance products and have dedicated countless hours and numerous resources to the supporting eSports community. In return, both the world’s best and aspiring gamers commonly use their knowledge and expertise by trusting in and playing with their products. Every MSI GAMING product, such as their notebooks, motherboards, AiO PCs or graphics cards are a accumulation of collective wisdom. Dragon Army is committed to designing the most innovative and relevant gaming product lineup to provide the best gaming experience in the world.
Founded in 2007 in Hamburg, Germany, ROCCAT Studios produces innovative, high-quality products for today’s ambitious computer gamer. Always operating in close collaboration with the gaming community, the company’s advanced input devices, headsets and accessories offer extreme precision, first-class ease-of-use and unique, eye-catching design. ROCCAT™ entered the scene with its Kone gaming mouse – a high-performance device that still ranks as one of the world’s premier gaming peripherals. A long list of international awards attests to the ingenious design and world-class quality of ROCCAT products. HSL is proud to have ROCCAT equipping our players for victory.
TeSPA is a network of the top collegiate talent in esports & gaming. Composed of Local Chapters linked by a national board of graduated students, TeSPA aspires to cultivate communities capable of hosting Lone Star Clash caliber experiences at every university and high school in the nation. TeSPA has chapters at over 120 campuses in the US and Canada.
Tespa aims to develop leaders that will build fulfilling communities and host incredible events limited only by their imagination. We accelerate growth in rising communities and ensure long-lasting success that allows established groups to flourish. They hope to establish a solid foundation for esports in the educational institutions of our nation.
J!nx has been creating awesome clothing in San Diego since 1999. What started in a 10′ x 10′ bedroom has now grown to a veritable force to be reckoned with (so don’t even think about reckoning.) Jinx has worked with video game and other media companies through licensing deals in order to produce official product lines, including Blizzard Entertainment, Minecraft, and League of Legends. The company hires gamers as its employees in order to remain closely linked to the video gaming community. HSL is proud to present J!NX as their primary apparel sponsor.
Loot Crate is the monthly gear and swag club for those that live and embrace the geek and gaming lifestyle. Loot Crate is a product discovery box, connecting our subscribers, known as Looters, with the best new and emerging companies producing gear, snacks, toys, hardware, art, and other goodies for the geek and gaming market. Each month, Loot Crate handpicks 6-8 new items to include in the box, which are kept secret until the boxes are delivered!
Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. is an American video game developer and publisher founded February 8, 1991. The company has over 5,000 employees, with offices across 11 cities including Austin, Texas, and countries around the globe. As of June 2014, the company’s headquarters in Irvine, California had 2,620 employees. Blizzard publishes several HSL esports titles such as Hearthstone and Starcraft 2.
Gatzke Dillon & Ballance’s eSports practice area is uniquely positioned to address the complex and dynamic needs of their eSports clientele. Their eSports practice offers the expertise necessary to provide full service legal counsel to owners, teams, leagues, individual players, advertising companies, sponsors, and others involved in eSports-related transactions and disputes. GDB eSports Lawyers immerse themselves in the eSports industry, enabling GDB to be not only counselors, but a part of the culture of the eSports industry.