Global MMA superstar and avid CS:GO fan Mark “The Super Samoan” Hunt has joined the likes of Bajo, Chinglish, Loriipops and many of Australia and New Zealand’s best gamers at goto.game as our latest gaming influencer.
Mark Hunt joins goto.game
The Kiwi-born Sydney resident Mark is currently ranked as the world #6 in the UFC heavyweight division with a fan base reaching over 356k on Instagram and 96k on Twitter , He has fought the likes of Brock Lesner, Alistair Overeem & Frank Mir and has an illustrious MMA career including winning the 2001 K-1 Grand Prix. Mark is now looking outside the octagon to bring his passion for video games into the spotlight by launching his own Twitch account. He will be working with goto.game to develop his content schedule and create branded content, attend gaming events and activations as well as develop his Twitch and live social content to cover everything from gaming to IRL and workout streams.
Traditional sports see gaming as an opportunity
Gaming is a growing market in the ANZ region. Those in the “traditional sports” scene see gaming as a great opportunity. It allows them to reach an audience that is not as engaged in sports. Gaming is a way for brands to connect with fans on a personal level by sharing their love of gaming.