Enthusiast Gaming Announces Partnership with Netflix in streaming Geeked:Toon In

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LOS ANGELES, Dec. 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Enthusiast Gaming Holdings Inc. (“Enthusiast Gaming” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ:EGLX; TSX:EGLX), an integrated gaming entertainment company, today announced its content partnership with Netflix, the global leader in subscription streaming service and production company, to launch and support the Geeked:Toon-in live stream weekly on Netflix's Twitch account and the Geeked TikTok account every Thursday, through December.

To support the partnership, Enthusiast Gaming consulted on talent, creative concepts and as well as created ongoing TikTok content and media support to drive new audiences to the show. A 90-minute episode is hosted by Kiera Please every Thursday through December. A rotating group of guest hosts and creators lets fans have a glance at upcoming episodes of Netflix animated series. Young audiences and animation fans can interact with each other and hear news of full episodes of Netflix programs. The show also features games, live Q&A sessions and exclusive sneak peeks at upcoming series.

“We are thrilled to partner with Netflix”, commented Bill Karamouzis, President of Enthusiast Gaming. “This partnership creates a channel that connects brand partners with GenZ audiences. It also provides a unique opportunity for Netflix to reach out to their non-subscribers to promote many of Netflix's popular cartoons and programs. We are constantly striving to deliver new and quality content and experiences to our community of gaming and esports fans around the world, and this collaboration marks another powerful vote of confidence in our platform of digital media assets and our unique ability to reach Gen Z audiences.”

About Enthusiast Gaming
Enthusiast Gaming is an integrated gaming entertainment company, building the largest media and content platform for video game and esports fans to connect and engage worldwide. Combining the elements of its four core pillars: Communities, Content, Creators, and Experiences, Enthusiast Gaming provides a unique opportunity and integrated approach to reach and connect with its coveted GenZ and Millennial audience. Through its proprietary mix of digital media and entertainment assets, Enthusiast Gaming has built a vast network of like-minded communities to deliver the ultimate fan experience.

Contacts
Enthusiast Gaming Investor Relations:
Eric Bernofsky, Chief Corporate Officer
investor@enthusiastgaming.com

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Forward-Looking Statements
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