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Esports Publisher GGRecon & SCCG Management Announce Partnership

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 - 1:07pm

LAS VEGAS, NV, Sept 14, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - GGRecon, an esports and gaming publisher, has announced that they are expanding partnerships into the US with help from SCCG Management.

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  • LAS VEGAS, NV, Sept 14, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - GGRecon, an esports and gaming publisher, has announced that they are expanding partnerships into the US with help from SCCG Management.
  • SCCG management will be assisting by managing GGRecon's partnership operations, finding new and exciting clients, and assisting with commercial strategy.
  • GGRecon was founded in December 2019, and since its inception has had a heavy focus on esports.
  • GGRecon is an Esports and Gaming publisher with the aim to inform, as well as entertain, their audience.

Let The Battle Begin: Immortals 1v1 Showdown Presented By Progressive

Monday, September 13, 2021 - 5:34pm

Running September 20 - September 21, the two-day Immortals 1v1 Showdown Presented by Progressive brings top Champions to the Rift to benefit AbleGamers , a non-profit organization dedicated to improving accessibility in the video game space.

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  • Running September 20 - September 21, the two-day Immortals 1v1 Showdown Presented by Progressive brings top Champions to the Rift to benefit AbleGamers , a non-profit organization dedicated to improving accessibility in the video game space.
  • "Progressive shares our desire to engage with esports fans in fun and exciting ways," said Jordan Sherman, President and CCO at Immortals.
  • "We're thrilled to deliver on this mutual ambition with the Immortals 1v1 Showdown Presented by Progressive."
  • The winner of the tournament will have $10,000 (USD) donated to the charity, and bragging rights as the first-ever champion of the Immortals 1v1 Showdown Presented by Progressive.

Immortals Unveils "Zero Profit Pricing" Merch Strategy For Its New Essentials Clothing Line

Thursday, September 9, 2021 - 3:45pm

"We're excited to announce our 'zero profit pricing' for the Immortals Essentials line. Immortals is contribution margin positive across all business units, which allows us to offer this merch line in a more accessible way to fans -- while yielding zero profit to us," said Immortals President & CCO Jordan Sherman. "We want to consistently deliver value back to our new and existing fans, rewarding them for their passion and loyalty. Offering an enhanced product with zero profit and passing the savings on to these fans allows us to do just that."

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  • LOS ANGELES, Sept. 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, esports organization Immortals announced Immortals Essentials, a new line of brand merchandise with "zero profit pricing."
  • "We're excited to announce our 'zero profit pricing' for the Immortals Essentials line.
  • The Immortals Essentials collection brings a fresh new minimalist branding style to a unisex line of t-shirts, hoodies, hats, and more.
  • Current merchandise available on the website, including the POINT3 collection, is discounted to align with Immortals' accessibility-focused and fan-centric merch strategy.

Immortals Expands Front Office Team, Invests In Player Performance And Development

Wednesday, August 25, 2021 - 5:02pm

"At Immortals, we strive to be a destination where talented people are given the tools and opportunities they deserve. We're working hard to evaluate our processes and make our work environment the best in class in the esports industry. To that end -- we're thrilled to reward the growth of these talented team members," said Jordan Sherman, President and CCO of Immortals. "These elevated roles and responsibilities are our continued pledge to support those who work so hard for Immortal's accomplishments in the years to come."

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  • LOS ANGELES, Aug. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Immortals esports organization is proud to announce multiple promotions from within the organization, and the return of Robert Yip, industry renowned performance coach, as Head of Player Performance.
  • He returned to Immortals in 2021 and works with both the LCS and VALORANT teams on their physical, mental, and emotional well-being.
  • Elsewhere, key staff within Immortals spanning partnerships, content, business development, and more are being recognized for their accomplishments and stepping into elevated roles and responsibilities.
  • Through community-driven activations, tournaments, partnerships, and more, Immortals is dedicated to building lasting legacies among its players and the community.

FaZe Clan Announces Investment From Cox Enterprises

Thursday, August 19, 2021 - 1:00pm

FaZe Clan, the leading digital lifestyle and media platform rooted in gaming and youth culture, announced today a strategic investment from Cox Enterprises.

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  • FaZe Clan, the leading digital lifestyle and media platform rooted in gaming and youth culture, announced today a strategic investment from Cox Enterprises.
  • The investment deepens the existing partnership between Cox Enterprises and FaZe Clan, the world's most prominent gaming organization.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210819005298/en/
    Prior to this investment, FaZe Clan and Atlanta Esports Ventures (AEV), a joint venture between Cox Enterprises and Province, Inc., partnered to form Atlanta FaZe, a Call of Duty League franchise.
  • We have a tremendous partnership with FaZe Clan through Atlanta FaZe, and we look forward to supporting their continued success.

Bybit Announces Sponsorship of Legendary Esports Team NAVI

Wednesday, August 18, 2021 - 12:51pm

The sponsorship will put the Bybit name on the map in the esports space in a symbolic move to bring closer two creative communities that are shaping up to redefine finance and sports.

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  • The sponsorship will put the Bybit name on the map in the esports space in a symbolic move to bring closer two creative communities that are shaping up to redefine finance and sports.
  • As NAVI's exclusive cryptocurrency platform partner, Bybit will have greater visibility among one of the fastest growing demographics in sports and gaming.
  • In turn, Bybit is excited to introduce the esports community to the endless possibilities cryptocurrency could open up for them.
  • We shall strive to show esports fans the real value of digital-based communication by cryptocurrency platform Bybit and our team.

Cxmmunity Launches Version1's Scholarship and Mentorship Programs to Bolster Historically Black College and University Students' Involvement in Esports

Tuesday, August 17, 2021 - 3:00pm

Version1 is committing $25,000 to establish a scholarship program to increase representation of minorities in esport.

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  • Version1 is committing $25,000 to establish a scholarship program to increase representation of minorities in esport.
  • Cxmmunity will also tap into its network of partners that are currently supporting minority and HBCU gaming initiatives to amplify the overall program.
  • "We are all dedicated to executing a robust program that will be meaningful, memorable and sustainable for these students."
  • Version1 will award four, $5,000 academic scholarships to college freshmen and sophomores attending a HBCU institution during the 2021-2022 academic year.

Allied Esports Surpasses 13 Million Live Views and 7 Million Unique Views With 24-Hour Twitch Content Strategy

Thursday, August 12, 2021 - 1:05pm

Allied Esports , a global esports entertainment company and a subsidiary of Allied Esports Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AESE), today announced that its 24-hour programming schedule on Twitch, featuring Allied Esports-produced tournaments and exclusive original content, has generated 13.4 million live views and 7.6 million unique views since its debut in November 2020.

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  • Allied Esports , a global esports entertainment company and a subsidiary of Allied Esports Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AESE), today announced that its 24-hour programming schedule on Twitch, featuring Allied Esports-produced tournaments and exclusive original content, has generated 13.4 million live views and 7.6 million unique views since its debut in November 2020.
  • Allied Esports around-the-clock Twitch programming includes a wide selection of recent and classic Allied Esports event broadcasts from North America and Europe.
  • To watch Allied Esports content, fans can subscribe to Twitch.tv/AlliedEsports and search for the Allied Esports channel on select OTT platforms.
  • Allied Esports International, Inc. is a subsidiary of Allied Esports Entertainment, Inc.
    Allied Esports Entertainment (NASDAQ: AESE) is a global esports entertainment venture dedicated to providing transformative live experiences, multiplatform content and interactive services to audiences worldwide.