The esports and gaming federation of Ireland (Ireland Esports) has become a member of the Global Esports Federation (GEF).
The Global esports federation, an organization having members from 55 countries, aims to promote the credibility, legitimacy, and prestige of esports.
Ireland Esports had gone through a meticulous process before becoming a member. The new development will boost the Irish esports sector.
For instance, Irish esports players can now represent Ireland at the GEF World Championships.
Paula Prunty, Board Member of Ireland esports, said “This is an exciting day for esports in Ireland. We, as a board, are delighted to announce our official recognition by the Global esports Federation. A lot of work has gone on behind the scenes to ensure that Ireland has a governance structure in place for esports and this announcement is another step in that direction. We are looking forward to developing this exciting partnership and creating opportunities for Irish representation at GEF World Championships “.