Nadeshot Hints at 100 Thieves’ Enlargement to Apex Legends and Valorant in Japan
100 Thieves’ founder, Matthew ‘Nadeshot’ Haag put out a tweet asking about the very best Japanese creators to observe inside the Apex Legends and Valorant communities.
The group could also be seeking to broaden to Japan with regional content material just like how TSM introduced an official Japanese social media account.
Japan is likely one of the largest markets for Apex Legends with the nation pulling in numerous viewers throughout regional occasions.
The North American group, TSM not too long ago expanded to Japan with localized content material for its followers and 100 Thieves could be seeking to do one thing related. Final week, TSM introduced that it might be increasing to Japan with its official Japanese social media accounts and unique content material for Japanese followers. TSM Apex Legends professional, Eric ‘Snip3down’ Wrona formally introduced the group’s entry to Japan and 100 Thieves could be seeking to do the identical. 100T founder, Matthew ‘Nadeshot’ Haag had posted on Twitter, asking about which creators to observe within the Apex Legends and Valorant communities.
North American organizations need to create regional content material
Apex Legends is extraordinarily well-liked in Japan and whereas it may not have an enormous Japanese viewers on Twitch, the sport crossed 100,000 viewers in the course of the Loopy Raccoon (CR) Cup final month on YouTube. The CR Cup is likely one of the largest Apex Legends occasions exterior the Apex Legends World Sequence and it featured well-liked Japanese HoloLive streamers and VTubers in addition to skilled gamers.
100 Thieves proprietor, Nadeshot could also be potential partnerships and even an official growth to Japan, just like TSM. He posted a tweet in Japanese asking about the very best creators to observe within the nation’s Apex Legends and Valorant communities. Whereas there may not be any official plans to broaden to Japan by 100 Thieves, the group could be contemplating it.
On ninth Aug 2021, TSM formally introduced its Japanese social media accounts. TSM Apex Legends professional, Snip3down revealed, “We have felt the assist rising each single day and we wished to do one thing to provide again to you. Beginning right this moment, we’ll be launching our TSM Japan web page the place we’ll have the ability to talk instantly with our followers in Japanese.”
Snip3down added that TSM seeks to broaden to Valorant and Rainbow Six: Siege as effectively sooner or later. The Apex Legends aggressive scene was pressured to undertake a regional mannequin as a substitute of a worldwide championship because of the pandemic however Respawn Leisure revealed earlier this 12 months that it’s contemplating an worldwide world championship this 12 months. With the sport being well-liked in Japan, worldwide organizations like TSM and 100 Thieves could be seeking to cater to a worldwide viewers.