Acquisition Expands GAMURS Media Portfolio to 16 Publications, Sixth in 12 Months

SYDNEY, September 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — GAMESthe leading gaming, esports and entertainment media network, today announced the acquisition of six leading digital gaming and esports news publications from a listed gaming entertainment company on NASDAQ and the Toronto Stock Exchange.

Following the acquisition, Destructoid; Escape Magazine; PC Invasion; Came; Siliconera; Operation Sports and several strategic and related social assets are now owned and operated by GAMURS, joining its large existing portfolio of 10 digital news publications, including Dot Esports and Prima Games. The acquired brands will bring GAMURS’ total audience to approximately 55 million monthly users, providing further validation of its authority as a market leader in the esports, gaming and entertainment media industry. GAMURS is now ranked in the top five for US viewership in the gaming news category by media industry analytics firm, Comscore.

“As an avid and regular reader of these publications, I have been following their progress for some time,” said Riad ChikhaniFounder and CEO of GAMURS. “This acquisition is not only of strategic importance to the business, but given my affinity for brands, it gives me great satisfaction to bring such well-respected news sites into the GAMURS Group portfolio. .”

“These high-profile publications will further strengthen our audience in the fast-growing gaming and esports space and complement the brands we have in our existing portfolio, each with their own unique editorial voice,” added Chikhani.

The acquired brands have developed strong domain authority and deep brand equity with a loyal readership over many years of producing high-quality content. GAMURS plans to invest significantly in expanding its reach and producing quality content by leveraging its highly efficient infrastructure and proven operating model. GAMURS has a proven track record of identifying authentic and authoritative voices in the space, facilitating a seamless onboarding process, and delivering near-immediate audience and revenue growth in a cost-effective manner. The acquisition marks the company’s sixth in the past year.

About the GAMURS group

GAMURS Group’s extensive gaming and entertainment network now reaches 55 million monthly users through its banner group. Its media portfolio includes Dot Esports, the world’s leading destination for competitive gaming news, Gamepur, a rapidly growing voice in gaming journalism, Pro Game Guides, with in-depth guides for all gaming genres and devices, TouchTapPlay , a premier destination for mobile gaming. news and guides, We Got This Covered, a high-profile entertainment news site, and The Mary Sue, the geeky girl’s guide to the world of entertainment, and others.


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