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04/06/2020
 


[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

Orchard Park, New York – April 6, 2020 – The smash hit new Twitch series, Warzone Wednesday, is back TWO DAYS early this week with brand new players in tow. Hosted on Keempark and his own Twitch channel, Keemstar’s premiere celebrity Pro-Am continues with the Utah Jazz’ Rudy Gobert joining the fray to play alongside the London Royal Ravens’ Skrapz and Global DJ Nicky Romero. Tune in on Monday, April 6th at 4pm ET to find out how these newcomers fare.

On last week’s broadcast JoshOG, HusKerrs, and Diegosaurs won a combined $20K prize pool courtesy of HyperX Gaming, while newcomers like  Grammy-Nominated Steve Aoki couldn’t quite topple the trio’s momentum. This week Ninja joins Diegosaurs and JoshOG, filling in for HusKerrs. Will the altered team keep their momentum going, or will they leave the show open for someone else to take home the prize pool?

Hitting peak concurrent viewers over 100,000, Warzone Wednesday has quickly become one of Twitch’s newest breakout regular shows. This week also sees the inclusion of one Amateur Team, chosen from hundreds of applicants at KeemPark.com. Can these three strangers take advantage of their luck and beat Warzone’s best players at their own game?

Shoutcast by Guinness World Record Holder Kat Gunn and Julius James, 14 teams will enter but only one will come out on top. A full list of all teams for this week’s show can be found here.

Think you have what it takes to beat the celebrities out of their chance to win thousands? Right now, anyone can sign for a chance at competing with these giants of gaming on next week’s show. A team of three chosen fans will be selected to participate in the following week’s tournament. This unique Play-In entry is powered by Efuse.gg, and core to the heart of KeemPark, a place where everyone can play with gaming legends, and perhaps become one.

How Can Anyone Compete?

  • Applications open now
  • You can apply to play by:
    • Visiting KeemPark.com
    • Click the Warzone Wednesday Apply Banner
    • Fill in the form
    • Hit Submit
  • Three spots will be available each week, and the selected three players will be placed on the same team.
  • Applications will close Tuesday at 12 pm EST every week
  • Chosen combatants will be selected and notified Tuesday evening by 8 pm EST

About KeemPark

Similar to New York’s iconic Rucker Park, the hallowed ground in New York City where NBA legends are made, KeemPark aims to offer a space where esports and streaming stars are born, championships are won, and where the top creators and streamers can play for honor, entertainment, and a $20,000 prize pool.

In addition to showcasing weekly star-studded tournaments, KeemPark will feature matches for loyal viewers to compete for honor and the opportunity to showcase their skills during one of the main events. KeemPark will also launch its first brick and mortar KeemPark in Keemstar’s hometown of Buffalo, New York, which will further solidify KeemPark as a place for creators and fans to take their creativity and game play to higher levels.

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About LFM Management

LFM is the management company of Keemstar, Ricky Berwick, KidBehindACamera and other content creators & eSports Players. They have worked with Keemstar to produce the Spotify Exclusive Podcast Mom’s Basement, as well as his recent philanthropy projects and Keem Kosmetics.

About Keemstar

Creator of Minecraft Monday and Friday Fortnite in partnership with UMG. With the latter bringing 8.8 million viewers during one week. Keemstar is the self-made TMZ of the gaming world as the creator of #DramaAlert, the number one source for news on the social interactions in online entertainment. Keemstar is known for his influence not only in the Twitterverse, but also on Snapchat and YouTube. Keemstar reaches millions with 11 million followers combined across platforms and his recent projects including his philanthropy work with #StopTheFire and the revival of Mom’s Basement as a Spotify Exclusive Podcast.

About Greenlit Content

Greenlit Content is composed of content experts that have spent decades in and around the gaming space in high level creative positions at companies like Riot Games, 2K Games, IGN, Nickelodeon, and more. Greenlit Content is the direct line between brands and the gaming audience. GLC’s custom content team cuts through the noise with video, social strategies and editorial that will resonate with the all-important gamer audience.

Greenlit Content is owned by ReKTGlobal, Inc., a global esports organization that bridges the gap between traditional sports and esports, providing solutions for the entire ecosystem. ReKTGlobal’s list of clients includes companies such as State Farm, Find Your Grind, NBC Sports and Madison Square Garden Networks. ReKTGlobal is also the parent company of professional esports organization, Rogue, and the London Royal Ravens.

About eFuse

eFuse was founded in 2018 and is a professional social network for esports and video games - a place where talent and opportunity meet. Available in the form of a web and mobile application, eFuse connects the highly fragmented gaming community and provides tools for individuals to build a unique gaming portfolio, collaborate professionally, and create tailored content. For more information, visit https://efuse.gg/ and follow on social media at @eFuseOfficial.

About Infinity Agency

Founded in 2014, Infinity is a boutique full-service talent management and brand development agency. They help content creators protect & earn more revenue from their content. They also operate Outpost, a production studio that focuses on creating new & original live content centered around gaming.