SOURCE: CMG Holdings, Inc

November 24, 2014 09:00 ET

GOOD GAMING™ Announces Officially Licensed $10,000 Hearthstone™: Heroes of Warcraft™ Amateur Open -- Online Tournament

Step Into the Arena This Holiday Season for a Chance to Win Over $10,000 in Cash & Prizes -- Where Amateurs Become Pros™

CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - Nov 24, 2014) - GOOD GAMING Inc. (OTCQB: CMGO), an eSports subsidiary of CMG Holdings Inc. (CMGO) today announced that it has secured a tournament license agreement with an industry leading video game publisher for the upcoming GOOD GAMING $10,000 Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft -- Amateur Open. While additional details of the agreement will be released next week, the overall tournament structure, play style, timing and prize purse have been confirmed -- giving gamers of all levels the opportunity to test their competitive skills and battle for a chance to win over $10,000 in cash and prizes.

Qualifying rounds for the GOOD GAMING $10,000 Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft -- Amateur Open are scheduled to begin Friday, December 19th, 2014. Consisting of a series of Constructed Play Phases, each player in the tournament will be required to bring and declare constructed decks to be used throughout the single elimination, best of five match style play tournament format. Tournament finals are scheduled to begin on Sunday, December 21st, 2014 and will be streamed live on Twitch via GOOD GAMING's official Twitch channel. In addition, the tournament finals will be shoutcasted by renowned casters and eSports personalities Kevin Knocke and Ken Mitts.

"I'm thrilled to announce GOOD GAMING's officially licensed Hearthstone tournament and can't wait to see the reaction from the community," commented Glenn Laken, Chairman of GOOD GAMING Inc. "With over $10,000 in guaranteed cash & prizes -- this is a once in a lifetime opportunity for amateur players to put their tournament skills on display and distinguish themselves as one of the world's top Hearthstone players to watch."

To enter the tournament prospective contestants must be a registered member of GOOD GAMING by Thursday, December 18th, 2014. Limited Silver Memberships start at just $5 and include a Free Entry Ticket into the Tournament and 1,000 GOOD GAMING Points that can be used to access premium content across the site.

Don't miss your chance to bask in Hearthstone glory this holiday season. For more information on the tournament eligibility requirements, official rules and regulations visit

Built by the gaming community for the gaming community, GOOD GAMING connects gamers with other like-minded enthusiasts, enriching their gaming experience and enhancing their competition, while giving them the opportunity to learn the strategies and 'secrets' of the pros.

Featuring customizable social networking options, an expansive library of eLearning guides and instructional videos created by respected contributors across the spectrum of eSports games, and a patent-pending Mercenary System, players will have access to the tool and resources they need to improve their skill level, dominate their opponents and become an eSports Champion.

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GOOD GAMING is led by a dedicated team of passionate gamers with thousands of hours of gaming experience, former senior executives from top video game publishers and is backed by CMG Holdings, a publicly traded multi-media company.

Where Amateurs Become Pros!™ A subsidiary of CMG Holdings (CMGO), a multi-media company, GOOD GAMING™ empowers a new generation of eSports gamers to Game Better. Built by the community, for the community, GOOD GAMING connects gamers with other like-minded enthusiasts, enriching their gaming experience and providing the eLearning resources necessary to go from amateur to eSports Pro. For more information, go to

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