Smart, PeSO, and eSNAP back first Pacific Pro-Am NBA 2K20 Tournament

Mobile services provider Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) has teamed up with the Philippine eSports Organization (PeSO) and the eSports National Association of the Philippines (eSNAP) to further champion the nation’s bid for basketball dominance by supporting the country’s representatives to the first-ever Pacific Pro-Am Tournament featuring NBA 2K20. On the heels of the recent FIBA…

Smart brings Ellie Goulding’s online concert to Filipino fans

Mobile services provider Smart Communications, Inc. makes it simpler for Filipinos to score tickets and watch Ellie Goulding’s The Brightest Blue Experience along with millions of fans around the world. Smart has partnered with LIVENow, a pay-per-view service, which shall broadcast the British singer-songwriter’s one-off exclusive virtual concert live on August 27 from London’s iconic…

DROPPED: NBA 2K21 current-gen demo

2K today released the NBA 2K21 current-generation demo for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch. This year’s demo includes four playable teams. Tap into your Mamba mentality with Kobe Bryant and the All-Time Lakers, experience greatness with the iconic Bill Russell and the All-Time Celtics or dominate the court through Giannis Antetokounmpo and Kawhi…

Kobe’s legacy celebrated in Nike’s new film ‘Better’

Nike Philippines will honor the legacy of Kobe Bryant (1978 – 2020) with Mamba Week 23 – 27 August. The week of programming brings together athletes, communities, inspiration and innovation which commemorate his enduring legacy and transcendent Mamba Mentality. Mamba Mentality is about getting better, every day, in everything we do. In his own words,…

Gatorade joins first ever NBA Republika Playoffs Party

As the high-octane basketball action of the NBA goes underway in the commencement of the highly-awaited 2020 Playoffs, Filipino fans got a taste of what they’d been missing out on in the first-ever NBA Republika Playoffs Party. Held last August 17 on Facebook Live, the NBA Republika Playoffs Party is the latest result of the…

Smart backs Mobile Legends: Bang Bang Pro League Season 6

Mobile services provider Smart Communications, Inc. continues to strengthen its presence in the esports scene by powering the latest season of Mobile Legends: Bang Bang Professional League (MPL) Season 6, which is set to run every weekend from Aug. 21 to Oct. 18, 2020. Ten teams are participating in the country’s largest mobile esports league,…

3 The Hard Way: NBA playoffs, Game 1 studs, and Nike Dunks

The NBA Playoffs are here and BuhayBasket highlights some of the series openers in the first round, including the Game 1 upsets of the Bucks and Lakers. Also in this episode of 3 THE HARD WAY is the local release details of the Nike Dunk Low “Samba”.

Nike Dunk Low ‘Samba’

The Nike Dunk Low “Samba” is finally making a global return after it was originally released as a Japan exclusive in 2001. The updated edition revives the OG by recreating the same colour blocking, with shades of Hyper Blue on the pearlised leather toe box and midpanels complemented by overlays of silver. Bold accents of Samba…

Mamba Mentality Live with Nike PH athletes

Nike will kick off Mamba Week on August 23 to honor Kobe Bryant’s legacy. As part of the week-long celebration, Nike Philippines is hosting a Zoom Webinar that will feature Jimmy Alapag, Kiefer Ravena, Camille Clarin and Kat Tan. The four will all share their personal Kobe experiences and what Mamba Mentality has taught them….

TrueID platform launches in the Philippines

True Digital Group primes Southeast Asia for a digital transformation by expanding its presence in the region, including an introduction to the Philippine market with its launch of TrueID on Tuesday. Digital Transformation with True Digital Group True Digital Group (TDG) is a subsidiary of True Corporation, a leading communications conglomerate known for its mission…