- Major update reinforces app as leading mobile destination for competitive gaming coverage
TORONTO, Sept. 1, 2015 /CNW/ - theScore eSports by theScore, Inc. (TSX Venture: SCR) ("theScore") today reinforced its position as the most comprehensive mobile app covering competitive video gaming by adding live scores, stats and breaking news coverage for Heroes of the Storm.
The latest update to theScore eSports on iOS and Android ensures fans of Blizzard Entertainment's popular multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) game can now track real-time action from the biggest tournaments all over the world from their mobile device.
On top of this, Heroes of the Storm fans now also have their own dedicated section within the app to consume and share all the latest breaking news stories and original content about their favourite tournaments, teams and players, as delivered by theScore eSports' team of writers.
"Heroes of the Storm has been one of the most requested games by fans since theScore eSports launched earlier this year," said Kyle Chatterson, Managing Editor of theScore eSports. "This huge update complements our existing coverage and makes theScore eSports the definitive mobile destination for the fastest and most comprehensive eSports coverage."
theScore eSports is the only multi-game eSports mobile app to provide live scoring and stats coverage of Heroes of the Storm, League of Legends, Dota 2, and Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, as well as news coverage from all of these games plus Hearthstone, Call of Duty and StarCraft II. Coverage of more games and regions will be added soon.
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 and original video content, including highlights and expert analysis. theScore eSports app 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, alerts and daily fantasy sports contests via its mobile sports platforms 'theScore,' 'theScore eSports,' 'ScoreMobileFC' and 'Swoopt.'
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For further information: James Bigg, Sr. Manager, Communications, theScore, Inc., Tel: 416.479.8812 ext. 2366, Email: [email protected]