eSports

Simplicity Esports and Gaming Company Signs Multi Year Sponsorship Agreement with Redragon Brazil for Over $180,000 USD

Monday, November 30, 2020 - 6:25pm

Boca Raton, Florida, Nov. 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Simplicity Esports and Gaming Company ( OTCQB:WINR ) (OTCQB:WINRD) (Simplicity Esports), announced today that it signed a 30 month long sponsorship agreement with Redragon, a global manufacturer and distributor of headsets, mice, keyboards, and gaming accessories.

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  • Boca Raton, Florida, Nov. 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Simplicity Esports and Gaming Company ( OTCQB:WINR ) (OTCQB:WINRD) (Simplicity Esports), announced today that it signed a 30 month long sponsorship agreement with Redragon, a global manufacturer and distributor of headsets, mice, keyboards, and gaming accessories.
  • The sponsorship will include over $170,000 USD in cash and over $10,000 USD worth of gaming equipment for use by Simplicity Esports League of Legend franchise, playing under its Brazilian subsidiary brand, Flamengo Esports.
  • Jed Kaplan, CEO of Simplicity Esports, stated, Redragon has been a great partner for us, since Simplicity Esports entered Brazil earlier this year with the acquisition of Flamengo Esports.
  • Simplicity Esports also organizes and hosts various online play from home tournaments in the U.S. and Brazil.

ESE Entertainment is Presenting at Wall Street Reporter's "NEXT SUPER STOCK" Livestream Conference on Tuesday December 1, 2020

Monday, November 30, 2020 - 1:30pm

Operating through this agreement, ESE aims to expand its revenue opportunities through content creation that supports sales of ESE products and increases exposure of ESE's brand.

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  • Operating through this agreement, ESE aims to expand its revenue opportunities through content creation that supports sales of ESE products and increases exposure of ESE's brand.
  • September 29, 2020The company announced that it entered Asia via partnership with a top gaming technology company in Singapore.
  • August 17, 2020The company announced it commenced trading on the TSX Venture Exchange, under the symbol ESE.
  • ESE Entertainment is a Europe based entertainment and technology company focused on gaming, particularly on esports.

Esports world champ launches apparel line for a better world

Monday, November 30, 2020 - 12:38pm

LEVEY is branded as a Digital Citizenship Company, rooted in promoting healthy interactions online and in the real world.

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  • LEVEY is branded as a Digital Citizenship Company, rooted in promoting healthy interactions online and in the real world.
  • Its all about how to be a better person, we tried to put that into apparel, a physical sign of hey, I stand with you, Im all about making the world a better place, Harvey reflects.
  • LEVEY is about uplifting one another, and putting ourselves into the world as the best digital citizens we can be.
  • A five-time world champion in competitive Counter-Strike, and longtime female pro-gaming icon, Stephanie "missharvey" Harvey is now Counter-Logic Gamings Director of Esports Franchise Development and Outreach.

REPLY: Reply enters into eSports

Friday, November 27, 2020 - 8:00am

Reply, on the eve of Milan Games Week , announces its entry into eSports in collaboration with Totem eSports, a project born in 2019 that spent the year battling its way through the most competitive titles of the main ESL circuits, which for the 2021 season will be renamed Reply Totem eSports .

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  • Reply, on the eve of Milan Games Week , announces its entry into eSports in collaboration with Totem eSports, a project born in 2019 that spent the year battling its way through the most competitive titles of the main ESL circuits, which for the 2021 season will be renamed Reply Totem eSports .
  • Reply's entry into eSports is part of a wider range of initiatives aimed at supporting young technology enthusiasts.
  • With this collaboration, Reply, which already operates in the gaming sector with Game Studio and B2B initiatives, enters a market in continuous growth, that symbolizes the impact of digitalization in all sectors.
  • With Reply Totem eSports we are pursuing a journey, which we are sure will further support the growth of the sector.

Federal Government introduces legislation to decriminalize single event sport betting in Canada, support jobs

Thursday, November 26, 2020 - 3:38pm

That is why the Government of Canada is acting to decriminalize single event sport betting in Canada so that these activities take place in a safe and regulated environment, while supporting good, well-paying jobs for Canadians.

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  • That is why the Government of Canada is acting to decriminalize single event sport betting in Canada so that these activities take place in a safe and regulated environment, while supporting good, well-paying jobs for Canadians.
  • "The amendments we are proposing today will help create a safe and regulated environment for Canadians who wish to participate in single event sport betting.
  • Single event sport betting is betting on the outcome of a single sporting game (e.g., the Grey Cup game).
  • Following a 2018 US Supreme Court decision, a number of states have legalized single event sport betting or have legislation before their state legislature to consider legalization.

ESE to Acquire Intellectual Property for K1CK Esports

Thursday, November 26, 2020 - 1:00pm

K1CK manages esports teams that compete across multiple games and platforms and, since its inception, K1CK has seen continued success in esports competitions across Europe and the rest of the world.

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  • K1CK manages esports teams that compete across multiple games and platforms and, since its inception, K1CK has seen continued success in esports competitions across Europe and the rest of the world.
  • The acquisition of K1CK will allow ESE to further its growing position in the esports industry.
  • This acquisition of intellectual property pursuant to the Agreement will be the final step, allowing ESE to rapidly scale and increase the value of the K1CK brand on a global level.
  • Konrad Wasiela, CEO of ESE, commented "K1CK Esports is a brand that is recognized and respected globally.

Partnership Between Nuvei and Unikrn Forged to Satisfy Rapid Esports Audience Growth

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 4:55pm

Unikrn, the two-time winner of EGRs Esports Operator of the Year, is a global gaming operator uniquely positioned to take advantage of this explosive growth.

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  • Unikrn, the two-time winner of EGRs Esports Operator of the Year, is a global gaming operator uniquely positioned to take advantage of this explosive growth.
  • "Unikrn offers our global customer base access to an unrivaled spectrum of gaming experiences without interruption," said Rahul Sood, co-founder of Unikrn.
  • "Nuvei was the best option for us to ensure we meet these expectations and offer a platform that will scale with our rapid growth.
  • Established in 2014, Unikrn is one of the worlds leading esports companies, building extensive crossroads through betting, gaming and esports.

Enthusiast Gaming’s Online Gaming Festival, EGLX, Watched By Over 12 Million Fans

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 12:00pm

Altogether, the digital event drew over 12 million viewers, totaling 53 hours of live streamed content during the event.

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  • Altogether, the digital event drew over 12 million viewers, totaling 53 hours of live streamed content during the event.
  • Luminosity Gaming, Enthusiast Gamings esports organization, which counts 70 million fans, hosted the finale of its Rising Stars reality competition to find the next gaming superstar, which included more than a month of preliminary challenges and judging.
  • I could not be more pleased with the finished product that drew an audience of over 12 million.
  • Media Contacts: Enthusiast Gaming Contact: Eric Bernofsky, Chief Corporate Officer, 416.623.9360 Media Relations ID Public Relations, EnthusiastGaming@id-pr.com

Simplicity Esports and Gaming Company Acquires Three More Esports Gaming Centers and Signs Percentage Rent Leases with Landlords

Monday, November 23, 2020 - 4:01pm

Boca Raton, Florida, Nov. 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Simplicity Esports and Gaming Company ( OTCQB:WINR ) (Simplicity Esports), announced today that it has acquired three additional franchisee owned esports gaming centers, two of which are in Texas, and one in Montana.

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  • Boca Raton, Florida, Nov. 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Simplicity Esports and Gaming Company ( OTCQB:WINR ) (Simplicity Esports), announced today that it has acquired three additional franchisee owned esports gaming centers, two of which are in Texas, and one in Montana.
  • These acquisitions give Simplicity a total of 12 corporate owned gaming centers, in addition to numerous other franchisee owned gaming centers.
  • These acquisitions allow Simplicity Esports to report the full revenues generated by these gaming centers on a consolidated basis.
  • In addition to these acquisitions, Simplicity Esports has executed non-binding letters of intent for the acquisition of four additional esports gaming centers with new percentage rent leases from landlords.

World Wide Scholastic Esports Foundation is Established To Take NASEF To the Next Level Around the Globe

Monday, November 23, 2020 - 2:01pm

After two-and-a-half years of developing and incubating the nations first ever scholastic approach to gaming and esports, known as the North America Scholastic Esports Federation (NASEF), the Samueli Foundation has spun NASEF off to a newly formed independent nonprofit entity known as WWSEF (World Wide Scholastic Esports Foundation) to ensure its sustainability and long term global impact.

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  • After two-and-a-half years of developing and incubating the nations first ever scholastic approach to gaming and esports, known as the North America Scholastic Esports Federation (NASEF), the Samueli Foundation has spun NASEF off to a newly formed independent nonprofit entity known as WWSEF (World Wide Scholastic Esports Foundation) to ensure its sustainability and long term global impact.
  • He said, WWSEF is committed to the mission and vision of NASEF.
  • We have put together a true A-List group of academic and field leaders to elevate and scale NASEFs approach to scholastic esports.
  • NASEFs mission of engaging students in curriculum and career pathways through the lens of gaming and esports will continue seamlessly.