Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - November 19, 2020) - Fandom Sports Media Corp. (CSE: FDM) (OTCQB: FDMSF) (FSE: TQ43) ("Fandom" or the "Company"), is pleased to announce that it has entered into a letter of intent for its first affiliate partnership for its regulated wagering platform. Fandom's peer-to-peer wagering platform is being built upon proprietary data feeds from leading Esports game publishers.
Fandom has signed a letter of intent with Elite Duels Corp. ("Elite"), a private company operating an Esports fantasy platform, in respect of an affiliate partnership agreement. Under the proposed terms of the affiliate agreement, Fandom will be launching a white-labeled fantasy Esports platform. Concurrently Fandom will be providing the peer-to-peer wagering services under an affiliate marketing plan to the operators of the fantasy Esports platform under a revenue sharing agreement upon the platform launch.
Fandom and Elite are consulting towards implementation of a go to market and technical integration strategies and the Company expects to issue updates on the rollout of integrations of both products. Esports fans looking to play fantasy Esports are now able to go through Fandom and compete in Fantasy sports and Esports today through: https://eliteduels.fandomesports.gg/#/lobby?ref=RmFuZG9tIGVTcG9ydHM .
All current players on the Elite Duels database will have early access to the Fandom wagering platform.
"We are extremely excited at the prospect of entering our first affiliate partnership. The ability to scale our platform beyond that of our own marketing efforts will differentiate us in a crowded vertical. Our new partner's fantasy platform is smooth and seamless and its rapid adoption since its launch 2 years ago is extremely encouraging. Our goal to provide a world-class engaging eco-system for all ages fans and fans of wagering on live Esports events is now further complemented by access to the fantasy esports and sports platform. The ability to market the fantasy platforms positions Fandom for access to immediate revenue streams. We strive to continue expanding our partnerships, platforms and value creation initiatives for stakeholders and shareholders," states David Vinokurov, Fandom CEO and President.
The Company also wishes to report on the grant of an aggregate of 1,600,000 incentive stock options to certain officers, directors and consultants of the Corporation. The options have an exercise price of $0.09 and have a term of 5 years expiring on November 17, 2025.
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