What is Samsung trying to do with the Galaxy 11? 6 Earth Saving Facts

on May 13, 2014
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If you have been following us, you know that Galaxy 11 is on a serious mission. Since last November, Samsung has answered the ill-minded aliens’ challenge with the hashtag of #WinnerTakesEarth. For those of you who aren’t aware of the seriousness of the situation, here are the 6 earth saving facts of Galaxy 11.


1. What is the Galaxy 11?


The Galaxy 11 is the team of top-class football players who came together in an attempt to save Earth from alien domination. However, many people also recognize it as a global, multi-platform, fantasy-inspired, football-themed marketing campaign by Samsung.



2. Who are in the Galaxy 11 Squad?


With Franz Beckenbaur as a head coach, the completed Galaxy 11 roster consists of 13 world’s greatest football talent. Check out the video of the full roster.



You can also click on the names for individual profile and video clips.

1. Lionel Messi (Argentina; Captain)

2. Mario Götze (Germany)

3. Oscar dos Santos Emboaba Jr. (Brazil)

4. Wu Lei (China)

5. Stephan El Shaarawy (Italy)

6. Victor Moses (Nigeria)

7. Radamel Falcao (Colombia)

8. Lee Chung-Yong (South Korea)

9. Iker Casillas (Spain)

10. Wayne Rooney (England)

11. Landon Donovan (United States of America)

12. Alexander Kerzhakov (Russia)

13. Cristiano Ronaldo (Portugal)



3. What is Samsung trying to do with the Galaxy 11?


Well, we shouldn’t trivialize the fact Samsung is backing up the team that will save the earth from the Aliens, so we can live long and prosper as one of the most influential fictional space character said. However, this one-of-the-kind campaign will give a chance to Samsung to combine fans’ universal love for sports, entertainment.



4. What can we expect from the Galaxy 11 Campaign?


The Galaxy 11 squad’s training video just has been released, so feel free to check out how the best football players in the world train for their ultimate showdown against aliens.


From April to July, Galaxy 11 World Tour Studio is traveling around the world, including England, Italy, the UAE, China, Nigeria, Argentina, and Brazil. If you love football and Galaxy S5 and new Gear devices, you can definitely check that out.


Samsung has also freshly released four new Galaxy 11-themed mobile games: “The Match: Striker Soccer Galaxy 11” for Galaxy S5 and all Android users, and “Cannon Shooter,” “Soccer Wars,” and “Shooting Soccer,” for Galaxy device users. Galaxy 11 and the EA SPORTS also agreed to a special partnership, so that you can play against the Galaxy 11 team on EA SPORTS FIFA 14 mobile game.



5. How can you follow the Galaxy 11?


Would you like to see what the squad is up to? Make sure they are ready to defeat the aliens? Here is how you can follow them.

o Microsite: http://www.theGalaxy11.com
o Tumblr: http://www.theGalaxy11.Tumblr.com
o Facebook: http://www.Facebook.com/SamsungMobile
o Twitter: http://www.Twitter.com/SamsungMobile
o YouTube: http://www.YouTube.com/SamsungMobile
o ChatON: http://www.ChatON.com/Galaxy11
o Call-to-Action: #Galaxy11



6. Will Galaxy 11 save the earth?

We can only hope so. Otherwise, where would we go?

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