eSports

Simplicity Esports and Gaming Company Secures Deal with Ecolab to Provide its Franchisees with Cleaning and Sanitizing Products for Esports Gaming Centers

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 6:40pm

Boca Raton, Florida, June 03, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Simplicity Esports and Gaming Company ( OTCQB:WINR ) (Simplicity Esports), an owner and manager of multiple esports teams, host of online tournaments and franchisor of esports gaming centers, announced today that it has secured a relationship with Ecolab Inc. to provide its more than 30 franchisees and over 40 locations a steady supply of cleaning and sanitizing products, that are needed to keep their esports gaming centers and customers safe.

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  • Boca Raton, Florida, June 03, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Simplicity Esports and Gaming Company ( OTCQB:WINR ) (Simplicity Esports), an owner and manager of multiple esports teams, host of online tournaments and franchisor of esports gaming centers, announced today that it has secured a relationship with Ecolab Inc. to provide its more than 30 franchisees and over 40 locations a steady supply of cleaning and sanitizing products, that are needed to keep their esports gaming centers and customers safe.
  • Jed Kaplan, CEO of Simplicity Esports, stated, As our esports gaming centers continue to reopen across the country, we wanted to have a proven solution for maintaining proper cleanliness and hygiene for the safety of our staff and customers.
  • Our franchisees are focused on maintaining clean and safe environments in their gaming centers, while also observing social distance guidelines.
  • Additionally, Simplicity Esports operates as a franchisor of Esports Gaming Centers that provide the public an opportunity to experience and enjoy gaming and esports in a social setting, regardless of skill or experience.

Global E-sports Market Analysis 2020 - Featuring Key Players Epic Games, Activision Blizzard, Nintendo, Electronic Arts and Sony

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 2:45pm

Although esports currently caters to a niche audience - almost 10% of the global online population of around 4.5 billion - its reach is expanding rapidly.

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  • Although esports currently caters to a niche audience - almost 10% of the global online population of around 4.5 billion - its reach is expanding rapidly.
  • E-sports revenue is set to surpass $1bn in 2020 with brand sponsorship the biggest revenue stream.
  • The COVID-19 pandemic has had a negative impact on most industries, but has been largely beneficial to e-sports.
  • It includes a comprehensive industry analysis, including market size and growth forecasts and a breakdown of esports revenue by source.

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Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 2:31pm

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Sports Venues of Florida, Inc., Subsidiary, Shadow Gaming, is Announcing Team "ALL OUT OF GUM 2" Maintains Lead Going Into The June 7 Finals of Shadow Gaming and New World Interactive's Insurgency: Sandstorm Spring International Open

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 1:33pm

After the tournament, Shadow Gaming Twitch followership had grown 60% from the previous event, up to 301 followers.

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  • After the tournament, Shadow Gaming Twitch followership had grown 60% from the previous event, up to 301 followers.
  • User cherryhood predicted AOG2's dominance, commenting, "AoG are gonna stomp now," in reference to AoG2's earlier match-up against Regicide Esports.
  • Regicide Esports, who although were able to advance to finals in last week's tournament, were knocked out in the first match during the weekend's competition.
  • As competitive gaming cements itself in the popular culture, global investors, brands, media outlets, and consumers are all paying attention.

B&H Announces OPTIC 2020: Outdoor, Photo/Video, Travel, Imaging Conference Online

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 12:07pm

This year marks the sixth year of OPTIC, and its first digital version, existing entirely online.

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  • This year marks the sixth year of OPTIC, and its first digital version, existing entirely online.
  • This year also marks the first edition of OPTIC Magazine, a digital publication dedicated to the conference, packed with articles, interviews, photos, and promotions.
  • You will be able to watch their lectures, webinars, and Q&A sessions in real-time via the main OPTIC page .
  • OPTIC 2020 marks the inauguration of OPTIC Magazine, a digital publication packed with interviews with OPTIC presenters, articles full of tips and pointers, beautiful photographs, and promotions.

Esports Entertainment Group Appoints Industry Veteran Magnus Leppäniemi as VP of Marketing and Head of Esports at Vie.gg

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 12:00pm

Mr. Leppniemi is a gaming industry veteran and brings more than 20 years of sales and marketing experience.

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  • Mr. Leppniemi is a gaming industry veteran and brings more than 20 years of sales and marketing experience.
  • Magnus is a proven marketing executive with invaluable knowledge of the gaming and esports industry, commented Grant Johnson, CEO of Esports Entertainment Group.
  • Esports Entertainment Group, Inc. is a licensed online gambling company with a specific focus on esports wagering and 18+ gaming.
  • Esports Entertainment is led by a team of industry professionals and technical experts from the online gambling and the video game industries, and esports.

Simplicity Esports and Gaming Company Expands its Online Tournaments from the U.S. to its 1.8 Million Flamengo Esports Social Media Followers in Brazil

Monday, June 1, 2020 - 5:10pm

Boca Raton, Florida, June 01, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Simplicity Esports and Gaming Company ( OTCQB:WINR ) (Simplicity Esports), an owner and manager of multiple esports teams, host of online tournaments and franchisor of esports gaming centers, announced today that it will begin offering play at home online tournaments in Brazil in June.

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  • Boca Raton, Florida, June 01, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Simplicity Esports and Gaming Company ( OTCQB:WINR ) (Simplicity Esports), an owner and manager of multiple esports teams, host of online tournaments and franchisor of esports gaming centers, announced today that it will begin offering play at home online tournaments in Brazil in June.
  • Earlier this year, Simplicity Esports began offering online tournaments in the U.S. to its database of over 400,000 customers from its esports gaming centers.
  • Capacity for the online tournaments in the U.S. had to be increased multiple times to accommodate an unexpectedly high number of registrations.
  • Additionally, Simplicity Esports operates as a franchisor of Esports Gaming Centers that provide the public an opportunity to experience and enjoy gaming and esports in a social setting, regardless of skill or experience.

Gamer App SQAD To Stream GR3 2020, GameRevolution's Virtual Event to Replace E3

Monday, June 1, 2020 - 1:33pm

Exclusive gameplay, live video streams and podcasts will be available on the SQAD app and channel, as well as across GameRevolution.

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  • Exclusive gameplay, live video streams and podcasts will be available on the SQAD app and channel, as well as across GameRevolution.
  • "GameRevolution is incredibly excited to announce this partnership to broadcast GR3 2020 streams via SQAD.
  • The SQAD app and channel, available for smartphones, tablets, smart TVs and set-top boxes, will broadcast GR3 to 70 million households.
  • "With our focus on eSports and gaming, we think SQAD is the perfect vehicle for GameRevolution's exciting first-ever virtual event."

Kronoverse Secure Further Investment From Persimmon Hill Limited and Calvin Ayre

Monday, June 1, 2020 - 11:19am

SAN FRANCISCO, June 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Kronoverse Inc., the independent game-development company behind the CryptoFights skill-based fighting game, and member of ESIC(Esports Integrity Commission), has secured further funding via technology investment firm Persimmon Hill Ltd. and technology entrepreneur Calvin Ayre.This is Persimmon Hill's first, and Calvin Ayre's third, investment in Kronoverse.

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  • SAN FRANCISCO, June 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Kronoverse Inc., the independent game-development company behind the CryptoFights skill-based fighting game, and member of ESIC(Esports Integrity Commission), has secured further funding via technology investment firm Persimmon Hill Ltd. and technology entrepreneur Calvin Ayre.This is Persimmon Hill's first, and Calvin Ayre's third, investment in Kronoverse.
  • Kronoverse also adds value to ESIC's mission to be the guardian of eSports integrity in different ways such as the use of blockchain technology and native-cash tournaments.
  • Kronoverse's use of blockchain technology opens up ways for government regulators to enforce gaming standards since all actions taken in a blockchain game are public and auditable.
  • To have people with the business and blockchain knowledge of Persimmon Hill coming on board, and further support from online gaming entrepreneur Calvin Ayre who is also a big believer in Bitcoin,is a clear endorsement for a transparent eSports experience."

Kronoverse Secure Further Investment From Persimmon Hill Limited and Calvin Ayre

Monday, June 1, 2020 - 11:16am

SAN FRANCISCO, June 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Kronoverse Inc., the independent game-development company behind the CryptoFights skill-based fighting game, and member of ESIC(Esports Integrity Commission), has secured further funding via technology investment firm Persimmon Hill Ltd. and technology entrepreneur Calvin Ayre.This is Persimmon Hill's first, and Calvin Ayre's third, investment in Kronoverse.

Key Points: 
  • SAN FRANCISCO, June 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Kronoverse Inc., the independent game-development company behind the CryptoFights skill-based fighting game, and member of ESIC(Esports Integrity Commission), has secured further funding via technology investment firm Persimmon Hill Ltd. and technology entrepreneur Calvin Ayre.This is Persimmon Hill's first, and Calvin Ayre's third, investment in Kronoverse.
  • Kronoverse also adds value to ESIC's mission to be the guardian of eSports integrity in different ways such as the use of blockchain technology and native-cash tournaments.
  • Kronoverse's use of blockchain technology opens up ways for government regulators to enforce gaming standards since all actions taken in a blockchain game are public and auditable.
  • To have people with the business and blockchain knowledge of Persimmon Hill coming on board, and further support from online gaming entrepreneur Calvin Ayre who is also a big believer in Bitcoin,is a clear endorsement for a transparent eSports experience."