Gen.G and 1Password team up to reinforce the importance of online security in games

Fans can interact with the Gen.G community in the “Quest for the Lost Console” online scavenger hunt to win prizes

LOS ANGELES, May 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Global Esports Organization, Gen.Gand leader in human-centric security, 1Passwordare teaming up to launch “Quest for the Lost Console”, a series of seven web puzzles with the aim of helping fill in the oft-forgotten idea of ​​making the online world a safer place for everyone.

The first two “Quest for the Lost Console” treasure hunt puzzles are now available, with the remaining four puzzles to follow over the next two weeks. Each escape room style puzzle will be linked to a Gen.G content creator or friend of Gen.G. The talent includes streamers such as PeterPark, BeccaTilts, Stanz and NickiTaylor. Upon exiting a puzzle, the talent will reveal the details of the challenge as well as a clue to solve the associated puzzle. Participating content creators will also be mailed a physical puzzle to solve alongside fans and the Gen.G community via the stream, with the clue revealed to those who join the stream.

“It’s easy to forget something as basic as making sure your passwords are up-to-date and secure,” said Julien Benichou, senior director of partnership strategy and execution at Gen.G. “We hope that by partnering with 1Password to create ‘Quest For The Lost Console’, we’ve found a fun and engaging way to keep password security top of mind.”

‘Quest for the Lost Console’ participants will automatically be entered into prizes to be won as they solve each puzzle. In addition to two grand PS5 prizes, additional prizes include over 70 1Password for Families subscriptions, over $1,200 in Amazon gift cards and exclusive 1Password x Gen.G. Residents of United States, Canada (excluding Quebec), the UK, Germany, Netherlands, France and Belgium will be eligible for the prize.

“We’re on a mission to bring human-centric security to everyone and deliver on the promise to make security as convenient as possible, whether you’re at work or playing your favorite game at home,” said said Raj Sarkar, Chief Marketing Officer. at 1Password. “Partnering with Gen.G on this series of online puzzles is a fun and interactive reminder of how using unique and complex passwords for your various accounts is an easy first step on the road to life. online more secure.”

The announcement of Gen.G’s partnership with 1Password follows a two-year partnership with Nimble Neuron – a one-of-a-kind partnership between a game developer and an esports organization. Gen.G continues to seek out partnership opportunities with organizations that their fans can engage with and are genuinely interested in – with the goal of leveraging the power of gaming and esports to engage and educate their community.


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