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2021 NACE & NASEF Scholastic Esports Championship Viewed by over 450,000

Skillshot, April 28 2021

The National Association of Collegiate Esports (NACE) and the North America Scholastic Esports Federation (NASEF) concluded their spring seasons this past weekend via a three-day event hosted and broadcasted by Skillshot Media in partnership with Twitch Student. Additional support was provided by partners Microsoft, HyperX, eHire, and Queens Gami...

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NACE, NASEF, and Skillshot Media To Host Scholastic Esports Championship This Weekend

Skillshot, April 22 2021

The three-day Scholastic Esports Championship culminates the spring competitive season, including high school championships, college championships, additional gaming competitions, and workforce development content supported by partners Microsoft, HyperX, Twitch Student, eHire, and Queens Gaming Collective.

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Ghost Gaming Collaborates with Georgia Film Academy and Skillshot Media to Launch Student Esports Path To Pro

Skillshot, March 24 2021

Mentoring and internships open additional gaming, esports career opportunities ATLANTA — March 24, 2021 — Ghost Gaming, the Atlanta-based esports organization and gaming lifestyle brand, has announced its collaboration with the Georgia Film Academy (GFA) and esports production company Skillshot Media to develop Georgia’s workforce for the growing...

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Heart Transplant Recipient Competes with Father In Esports Tournament for Make-A-Wish Georgia

Skillshot, December 14 2020

Shawn Byrd received a heart transplant and was granted a wish four years ago. He is now giving back IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 14, 2020 (Atlanta, GA) Four years ago, Shawn Byrd had three open-heart surgeries and in November of the same year, he received a heart transplant that saved his life. Following his transplant, the Make-A-Wish Georgia Found...

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Virtual Event ‘InvitationATL’ To Support New Voter Registration

Skillshot, September 22 2020

Gamers.Vote, Comcast and multiple gaming and esports partners, including Twitch and Skillshot Media, today announced ‘InvitationATL’—a virtual event on September 29th focused on boosting new voter registration.  The event will feature an online invitational Fall Guys tournament and a Chess.com showmatch with top live-streamers.

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Georgia Film Academy Announces First-Ever Esports Workforce Training Program in Partnership with Georgia State University and Skillshot Media

Skillshot, August 31 2020

“Georgia is rapidly becoming a global epicenter for both entertainment and technology, and the Esports and videogaming industry are at the nexus of these new economies,” said Jeffrey Stepakoff, executive director of the GFA. “Today, we begin to train Georgians for these exciting high demand careers in Esports and, from a workforce perspective, we s...

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Atlanta Musicians and Creatives Join Esports Event InvitationATL TOMORROW To Highlight 2020 Voter Registration and Participation

Skillshot, July 20 2020

(From left-to-right, top-to-bottom: LAIKA, Missing Peace, Sonic Rebel, King of Sneakers, Skooly, Leah Culver, Favor, and Sage Hammond.) Skillshot Media, Gamers.Vote and esports organization Ghost Gaming today announced the talent list for InvitationATL—a digital festival on Tuesday, July 21 filled with musical performances, videogame live-streaming...

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Virtual Event InvitationATL on July 21 To Support Voter Registration Featuring a $10,000 Fortnite Tournament

Skillshot, July 8 2020

Gamers.Vote, Ghost Gaming, Skillshot Media, and the Atlanta Esports, Sports, and Music Community Come Together for Video Game Event Supporting New Voter Registration Before November Election Skillshot Media, Gamers.Vote, and esports organization Ghost Gaming today announced InvitationATL—a virtual event on July 21 focused on voter registration an...

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Esports and Gaming Companies Celebrate Juneteenth to Take Action for Social Justice

Skillshot, June 18 2020

“Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.” - James Baldwin As the call for meaningful change and reform continues to sweep across the country, Skillshot is teaming up with gaming and esports partners across the city of Atlanta in the fight for social justice. We are standing with 20+ gaming & esport...

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Skillshot, April 23 2020

All Proceeds to Support Americares and Boys & Girls Clubs of America Initiatives Related to Covid-19 Relief Featured Talent to Include Lil Jon and Rob “Gronk” Gronkowski Partners Include United in Gaming, Skillshot Media, Uspech Marketing, Film Quality Services, Big Block Media, Visual Weaponry, Softgiving and KontrolFreek

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