TORONTO, June 22 2016 /CNW/ - theScore esports by theScore, Inc. (TSX Venture: SCR) ("theScore") today reinforced its position as the most comprehensive online esports media platform by launching a major update to its popular mobile application, delivering live scoring coverage for Call of Duty, Hearthstone and StarCraft II tournaments.
The app update, which is available now on Android and iOS, also follows the recent re-launch of thescoreesports.com.
"This reaffirms our commitment to giving esports fans the very best way to follow live scores, news and video coverage from their favourite teams and games," said Michael Gerbone, Vice President, Product for theScore esports.
"Now fans of Call of Duty, Hearthstone and StarCraft II can turn to theScore esports for live scoring updates on their mobile devices, as well as the biggest news stories from across competitive gaming."
In addition to the new games, theScore esports also provides real-time news and scoring coverage from tournaments featuring League of Legends, Dota 2, Counter-Strike: GO and Heroes of the Storm. The update also includes the addition of 'Spoiler Mode' so fans can mute notifications and hide scores if they want to watch games later on a delay.
Home to the largest independent newsroom dedicated to competitive gaming reporting - including a video production team that creates daily content featuring exclusive interviews with the biggest names, as well as highlights and analysis - theScore esports has quickly established itself as the go-to online destination for esports fans worldwide.
Download or update theScore esports NOW from the App Store and Google Play or visit www.thescoreesports.com.
Stay connected to theScore esports!
About theScore esports
theScore esports is dedicated to providing the most comprehensive real-time coverage from the world of competitive video gaming. theScore esports delivers live scores and stats from the biggest tournaments while its editorial team provides exclusive breaking news, match analysis and video content. theScore esports is available on iOS and Android and at thescoreesports.com.
About theScore Inc.
theScore, Inc. is an independent creator of mobile-first sports experiences, connecting fans to what they love through an addictive combination of comprehensive and personalized real-time news, scores, stats and alerts via its mobile sports platforms theScore and theScore esports and fantasy sports contests via QuickDraft.
Forward-looking (safe harbour) statement
Statements made in this news release that relate to future plans, events or performances are forward-looking statements. Any statement containing words such as "may", "would", "could", "will", "believes", "plans", "anticipates", "estimates", "expects" or "intends" and other similar statements which are not historical facts contained in this release are forward-looking, and these statements involve risks and uncertainties and are based on current expectations. Such statements reflect theScore's current views with respect to future events and are subject to certain risks, uncertainties and assumptions. Many factors could cause the Company's actual results, performance or achievements to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements that may be expressed or implied by such forward looking statements, including among other things, those which are discussed under the heading "Risk Factors" in the Company's Annual Information Form as filed with the TSX Venture Exchange and available on SEDAR at www.sedar.com and elsewhere in documents that theScore files from time to time with securities regulatory authorities. Should one or more of these risks or uncertainties materialize, or should assumptions underlying the forward-looking statements prove incorrect, actual results could differ materially from the expectations expressed in these forward-looking statements. The Company does not intend, and does not assume any obligation, to update these forward-looking statements except as required by applicable law or regulatory requirements.
SOURCE theScore, Inc.
Image with caption: "theScore esports app - now with Call of Duty, Hearthstone and StarCraft II scores (CNW Group/theScore, Inc.)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20160622_C3814_PHOTO_EN_719187.jpg
For further information: James Bigg, Sr. Manager, Communications, theScore, Inc., Email: email@example.com, Tel: 416-479-8812 ext. 2366