Enthusiast Gaming unveils two events: Pocket Gamer Connects
Over 1,000 attendees to connect on how games intersect with NFTs, blockchain games and the metaverse
TORONTO, November 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Enthusiastic Gaming Holdings Inc. (“Enthusiast Gaming” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: EGLX; TSX: EGLX), a multimedia and content platform for video game and esports fans to connect and engage, will host two new conferences, Pocket Gamer Connects Digital NEXT and Beyond Games, from November 15 to November 19, 2021, which will examine critical topics such as NFTs, blockchain games and the metaverse.
The Pocket Gamer community includes passionate mobile gamers, developers and industry professionals from around the world who attended the international conference series Pocket Gamer connects (“PGC”) since 2014. PGC provides an important platform for mobile gaming enthusiasts to connect, engage and interact, while providing cutting-edge expert content and discussions around the space. mobile game. PGC has attracted leading sponsors and industry supporters including Microsoft, Facebook Gaming, Google Play, App Annie, Unity, Jam City, and G – Star, among others.
The PGC Digital NEXT and Beyond Games conferences are the ninth and tenth digital conferences in the PGC digital series launched by the Company in April 2020, following the disruption of live events due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
With more than 1,000 attendees representing more than 70 countries and 600 companies, Digital NEXT and Beyond Games will welcome leaders from across the industry to address the topics that will define the gaming and esports agenda in 2022 and beyond. , including the metaverse, mobile gaming development, and how gaming trends are affecting other sectors of the entertainment industry. Attendees will hear from over 200 speakers, have access to a matchmaking platform, and be able to attend dedicated side events such as Investor Connector.
Malte Barth – Founding Partner, BITKRAFT Ventures
Bill Karamouzis – CEO and Co-Founder, Addicting Games
Gabby Dizon – Co-founder, Altitude Games
John Peterson – Vice President of Mergers and Acquisitions, Jam City
Moria Goldstein – Vice President of Creative and Product Design, CrazyLabs
Johan Eile – General Manager, Kabam Montreal
Alexis Bonte – COO, Stillfront Group
Ben Smith – Director of Film, Television and Publishing, Rebellion
Bushra Burge – Founder and Creative Director, BB Studio
Jon Radoff – CEO, Beamable
Cordel Robbin-Coker – CEO, Carry1st
Karla Reyes – Growth Product Manager, Niantic Labs
Saumya Iyer – Producer, Zynga
The conference will also cover the gaming industry’s approach to cryptocurrency and NFTs, topics relevant to today’s gamers and the esports industry, including Anomaly, member. from Luminosity Gaming, which recently announced a collaboration to create a set of unique NFTs for Counter-Strike fans. : Global Offensive.
“Pocket Gamer Connects is an essential part of our Enthusiast Gaming flywheel, known around the world for events that bring together leaders and builders in mobile gaming, tech and esports.” said Adrian Montgomery, CEO of Enthusiast Gaming. “These are areas of the game where communities, content and the creators of Enthusiast Gaming are already playing a major role. In particular, it’s great to see the topic of NFTs on the agenda, since the recent launch of NFTs from Anomaly, a member of the Luminosity team, on the Traden.pro platform.
Registration for PGC Digital NEXT and Beyond Games will continue until the start of the events. Interested parties can register for events at www.pgconnects.com.
About the game Enthusiastic
Enthusiast Gaming is building the largest multimedia and content platform for video game and esports fans to connect and engage around the world. Combining the elements of its four main pillars; Media, Talents, Esports and Experiences, Enthusiast Gaming offers a unique opportunity and integrated approach to reach and connect with its coveted GenZ and Millennial audience. Through its proprietary blend of digital media and entertainment assets, Enthusiast Gaming has built a vast network of like-minded communities to deliver the ultimate fan experience.
Relations with investors who are passionate about games:
Eric Bernofsky, CEO
Ashley Stanhope, Pension Communications
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