FP TrendingDec 14, 2020 12:00:22 IST
Garena’s first self-developed game Free Fire revealed Cristiano Ronaldo as its latest global brand ambassador. According to a statement by the developer, Free Fire’s partnership with Ronaldo builds on its strategy to continuously bring exciting content for all users around the world. Speaking about the new development, Harodl Teo, Free Fire Producer at Garena stated that it is a really significant partnership for the game as Cristiano Ronaldo is a role model for a lot of people and being able to collaborate with him and present him to millions of people around the world is extremely exciting.
Teo further added that the partnership with Cristiano Ronaldo offers more ways for their communities around the world to enjoy the game.
“This is a really significant partnership for Free Fire. Cristiano Ronaldo is a role model for many of us, and being able to collaborate with him and present him to hundreds of millions of people around the world is truly exciting,” said Harold Teo, Free Fire Producer at Garena. “Our partnership with Cristiano Ronaldo offers even more ways for our communities all over the world to enjoy Free Fire.”
With the inclusion of the iconic player to the game, players can look forward to playing as him, in an all-new character called Chrono.
Operation Chrono is live now! 💥 Update the game now and experience all the fun of the special collaboration with Cristiano Ronaldo. @cristiano#OperationChrono #OB25 #7December #FreeFire #IndiaKaBattleRoyale #Booyah pic.twitter.com/uv6VKUBDMf
— Free Fire India Official (@IndiaFreeFire) December 7, 2020
Expressing his delight at partnering with the popular mobile battle royale title, Cristiano said, “It’s a great feeling having not only a character in Free Fire modelled after me, but also having the whole universe within the game changing along with it.”
He added that the Garena team has worked into the game a number of features and elements for Operation Chrono. The footballer added he hopes Free Fire players around the world are as excited as him with the development.
Operation Chrono is scheduled to launch on 19 December 2020.
💠 The Chrono Wheel is here! 💠 Spin the wheel from today to 20th December and stand a chance to get the Chrono Motorbike and Chrono Katana! ⚔️🔥#OperationChrono #CR7xFF #FreeFire #IndiaKaBattleRoyale #Booyah pic.twitter.com/vI0OY7iyZy
— Free Fire India Official (@IndiaFreeFire) December 14, 2020
SportQuake CEO, Matt House, shared how this partnership is not only exciting for fans of Cristiano Ronaldo and Free Fire, but also for the wider sports and gaming industry. He added that football, gaming and tech coming together to create exciting new is on another level.
House added that the partnership demonstrates the endless possibilities for both industries.