Fanatic Gaming to Host Two Main Digital Esports and Leisure

TORONTO, Nov. 03, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Fanatic Gaming Holdings Inc. (“Fanatic Gaming” or the “Firm”) (TSX: EGLX)(OTCQB: ENGMF)(FSE: 2AV) is happy to announce its subsequent two Esports & Leisure occasions, Fanatic Gaming Dwell Expertise 2020 (“EGLX 2020”) and Pocket Gamer Connects Digital (“PGC Digital”). EGLX 2020 is a free occasion and will likely be dwell streamed from November 10 – 13, 2020 on eglx.com and on Twitch at twitch.television/lgloyal. PGC Digital is a registration solely B2B occasion and tickets might be bought at pgconnects.com/digital.

Returning for a fifth yr, EGLX 2020 has gone digital. For 4 days, from Nov 10-13, EGLX will deliver players collectively on-line, by a fusion of video video games, Esports, music, style, and life-style content material and occasions. Supported by key sponsors, together with SpiderTech, G FUEL and TikTok, the occasion will function world premieres, distinctive performances and thrilling competitions, dwell streamed out dwell to tens of millions throughout the globe. Featured expertise and performances embrace: Muselk (9.48M subscribers), Nick Eh 30 (5.4M subscribers), Recent (6.66M subscribers), Anomaly (2.92M subscribers), xQc (1.13M subscribers), NFL Stars Richard Sherman and Darius Slay, musicians ZHU and Goldlink, and lots of extra!

Schedule Highlights Embody:

The Escapist Journal’s Video games Showcase: A 2-day dwell stream showcase with a give attention to each indies & main titles coming to the next-generation consoles. The present will function unique reveals, gameplay trailers and developer diaries, adopted by hands-on demos of those video games and dwell interviews with the builders. 

Name of Responsibility Event: Hosted by paraplegic gamer Rocky No Palms, unique to paraplegics utilizing a gaming controller designed particularly for them!

The Sims Useful resource LIVE: The Sims Useful resource (TSR) and acclaimed designer Louise Goldin will showcase her TSR-exclusive designs dwell for the EGLX viewers. Hosted by Sims content material creator Deligracy.

Pocket Gamer Launchpad: Pocket Gamer Launchpad is a brand-new digital occasion to have a good time new, upcoming or up to date iOS and Android video games. It affords a brand new approach for publishers and builders to create buzz round their video games.

Players Obtained Expertise: A number of of essentially the most thrilling stars in gaming throughout the US and Canada compete to showcase their distinctive abilities. Judges will decide who has the expertise to change into the subsequent viral gaming star. 

SlayVS: NFL star Darius Slay joins fellow NFL’er Richard Sherman, The Griffin Twins and American Rap Artist Goldlink to play a pleasant sport of Name of Responsibility Warzone.

Tori Pareno – The Relationship Sport:   TikTok star and viral persona, Tori Pareno participates within the age-old basic sport present, with fashionable {couples} within the gaming leisure universe tasked to reply revealing questions on their relationship. 

Rising Stars Ultimate Showdown: Rising Stars will give novice players a shot to be the subsequent gaming superstar. Contestants will likely be mentored by Luminosity expertise, in addition to battle by a gauntlet to impress our influencer judges. The winner will obtain a $100,000 Luminosity contract.

Esports Tournaments: Esports is on the core of Dwell Gaming Tradition. Tournaments will embrace a whole bunch of members and expertise, and official partnerships with Sport Builders.

Pocket Gamer Connects:

The Pocket Gamer group consists of avid cellular players, builders (together with indies), publishers and 1000’s of business professionals worldwide which have attended the worldwide convention sequence, Pocket Gamer Connects, since 2014. PGC offers an essential platform for cellular gaming fanatics to attach, have interaction and work together, whereas offering helpful business main, knowledgeable content material and dialogue across the cellular gaming scene. The Pocket Gamer group is only one of many online game fanatic communities that makes up Fanatic Gaming’s platform that engages with 300 million players month-to-month throughout Net, YouTube, Esports and Leisure.

From November 9-13, PGC Digital will host its 4th digital cellular video games occasion of the yr. Due to its distinctive place on the crossroads of the cellular video games business, PGC attracts an A listing of sponsors and business supporters together with Microsoft, Fb Gaming, Unity and G – Star to call just a few. In the course of the five-day occasion over 1,500 attendees will tune in to 200 knowledgeable audio system delivering panel discussions and keynote addresses on 16 completely different tracks and subjects, business tendencies, progress, hyper-casual video games, monetization, sport improvement, publishing, and extra. Lastly, and true to its title, the occasion will proceed to “join” its group by its on-line assembly system and is predicted to generate over 2,000 conferences amongst cellular video games business members.

PG Connects is a world sequence of B2B occasions for the cellular video games business. Greater than 26,000 business professionals have attended the PG Connects worldwide convention sequence since 2014. Since then, the roadshow has landed within the UK, Canada, USA, Finland, Hong Kong, Jordan and India in addition to our on-line sequence. For extra info or to register for PGC Digital go to https://www.pgconnects.com/digital/

Adrian Montgomery, CEO of Fanatic Gaming commented, “Fanatic Gaming turned the most important gaming community in North America and the UK by creating distinctive fan experiences for Gen Z and Millennial players. The content material we offer on our web sites and YouTube channels present the bedrock the place players work together with one another, get breaking information, comply with their favouceremony influencers, and present assist for his or her Esports activities groups. EGLX and Pocket Gamer Connects, are two of our Most worthy communities and embodies our dedication to creating distinctive and genuine gaming experiences.”

About Fanatic Gaming

Fanatic Gaming (TSX: EGLX)(OTCQB: ENGMF)(FSE: 2AV) is constructing the world’s largest social community of communities for players and esports followers that reaches over 300 million gaming fanatics on a month-to-month foundation. Already the most important gaming platform in North America and the UK, the Firm’s enterprise is comprised of 4 important pillars: Esports, Content material, Expertise and Leisure. Fanatic Gaming’s esports division, Luminosity Gaming, is a number one international esports franchise that consists of seven skilled esports groups below possession and administration, together with the Vancouver Titans Overwatch group and the Seattle Surge Name of Responsibility group. Fanatic’s gaming content material division consists of 2 of the highest 20 gaming media and leisure video manufacturers with BCC Gaming and Arcade Cloud, reaching greater than 50MM distinctive viewers a month throughout 9 YouTube pages, 8 Snapchat reveals and associated Fb, Instagram and TikTok accounts. Its 100 gaming-related web sites together with The Sims Useful resource, Destructoid, and The Escapist collectively generate 1.1 billion web page views month-to-month. Fanatic’s expertise division works with practically 1,000 YouTube creators producing practically 3 billion views a month working with main gamer expertise akin to Pokimane, Flamingo, Anomaly, and The Sidemen. Fanatic’s leisure enterprise consists of Canada’s largest gaming expo, EGLX (eglx.com), and the most important cellular gaming occasion in Europe, Pocket Gamer Connects (pgconnects.com). For extra info on the Firm go to enthusiastgaming.com. For extra info on Luminosity Gaming go to luminosity.gg.

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For additional info: Fanatic Gaming Contact: Eric Bernofsky, Chief Company Officer, 416.623.9360, Media Relations – ID Public Relations

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