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Our app often gets praised for being the fastest in delivering the latest scores and news. But for a few sports fans, we’re sometimes just a little too fast…

We get that it can be frustrating if you’re watching the game on a delay on TV and you get that touchdown or home-run notification from our app seconds before you see it happen.

So now we’ve introduced a new feature that allows you to temporarily mute alerts for a single game to keep your experience spoiler-free.

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A major update to theScore esports’ leading iOS and Android apps has landed, adding live scoring coverage for Call of Duty, Hearthstone and StarCraft II tournaments. The update also includes a new ‘spoiler mode’ and reinforces theScore esports as the most comprehensive multi-game mobile app to follow competitive gaming.

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– Leading mobile sports company launches ‘theScore bot’ to deliver live scores and news

TORONTO, June 1, 2016 – theScore, Inc. (TSX Venture: SCR) (“theScore”) today announced the launch of theScore bot for Facebook Messenger, allowing sports fans to receive automated real-time scores and breaking news updates on the platform.

theScore bot brings the fast and totally customizable experience of theScore’s leading mobile sports app to Messenger, with users able to tell it exactly what teams they care about and receive automated updates while interacting with it in a completely intuitive way.

“Messenger is used by more than 900 million people all over the world and theScore bot is a totally logical extension of our app offering, drawing from our deep well of data and news content and serving it up in a way that’s totally seamless and native to Messenger,” said John Levy, CEO and Founder of theScore.

“We see bots as the next phase of evolution in the way we consume media on mobile devices, allowing our brand to extend its reach and interact with Messenger’s massive user base. We’re extremely excited to be one of the first sports media companies in the world to create a bot for Messenger.

“We’ve always been obsessed with delivering the best mobile sports experience to fans and launching theScore bot made total sense in providing a completely new way for sports fans to interact with theScore and follow the teams they love.”

At launch, theScore bot will deliver scores and breaking news from the NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL and most major soccer leagues. Fans will be able to get alerts for game start, live scoring plays, the final score of a game and also any breaking news related to the team being followed. Support for more leagues and deeper functionality will follow in due course.

theScore bot can be found by sending a message to it from our Facebook page, via this link on your mobile device or by searching for theScore within Messenger.

For more information:

James Bigg
Sr. Manager, Communications
theScore, Inc.
Tel: 416.479.8812 ext. 2366
Email: james.bigg@thescore.com

Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

About theScore Inc.
theScore, Inc. is an independent creator of mobile-first sports experiences, connecting fans to what they love through an addictive combination of comprehensive and personalized real-time news, scores, stats and alerts via its mobile sports platforms theScore and theScore esports and fantasy sports contests via QuickDraft.

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Statements made in this news release that relate to future plans, events or performances are forward-looking statements. Any statement containing words such as “may”, “would”, “could”, “will”, “believes”, “plans”, “anticipates”, “estimates”, “expects” or “intends” and other similar statements which are not historical facts contained in this release are forward-looking, and these statements involve risks and uncertainties and are based on current expectations. Such statements reflect theScore’s current views with respect to future events and are subject to certain risks, uncertainties and assumptions. Many factors could cause the Company’s actual results, performance or achievements to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements that may be expressed or implied by such forward looking statements, including among other things, those which are discussed under the heading “Risk Factors” in the Company’s Annual Information Form as filed with the TSX Venture Exchange and available on SEDAR at www.sedar.com and elsewhere in documents that theScore files from time to time with securities regulatory authorities. Should one or more of these risks or uncertainties materialize, or should assumptions underlying the forward-looking statements prove incorrect, actual results could differ materially from the expectations expressed in these forward-looking statements. The Company does not intend, and does not assume any obligation, to update these forward-looking statements except as required by applicable law or regulatory requirements.

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– Leader in esports media marks first anniversary with mobile app redesign

One-year after theScore esports’ full launch, its iOS and Android apps have been totally refreshed from top to bottom, delivering sharper visuals and a look that better complements the high-quality coverage of the biggest tournaments, teams and players. A redesign of theScoreesports.com will follow in the coming weeks.

“In just one year theScore esports has become a favourite of fans of competitive gaming across the world and we think this new look not only means we have the best esports app, but the best looking one too,” said Michael Gerbone, Vice President of Product for theScore esports.

Since March 2015, theScore esports has established itself as a leader in gaming media, building out one of the largest independent teams of writers, editors and video producers dedicated to round-the-clock global news coverage of games including League of Legends, Dota 2, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Hearthstone, Heroes of the Storm, Call of Duty and StarCraft II.

Its mobile app has also become a must-have for fans that want to stay on top of all the action, delivering live scoring updates, stats, player profiles, push notifications and news and video updates from the biggest tournaments.

Download or update theScore esports NOW from the App Store and Google Play.

For more information:

Tristan Kruth
TriplePoint PR
Email: tkruth@triplepointpr.com
Tel: 415-955-8500

About theScore esports

theScore esports is dedicated to providing the most comprehensive real-time coverage from the world of competitive video gaming. theScore esports delivers live scores and stats from the biggest tournaments while its editorial team provides exclusive breaking news, match analysis and video content. theScore esports app is available on iOS and Android.

About theScore Inc.

theScore, Inc. is an independent creator of mobile-first sports experiences, connecting fans to what they love through an addictive combination of comprehensive and personalized real-time news, scores, stats and alerts via its mobile sports platforms theScore and theScore esports and fantasy sports contests via QuickDraft.

Forward-looking (safe harbour) statement

Statements made in this news release that relate to future plans, events or performances are forward-looking statements.  Any statement containing words such as “may”, “would”, “could”, “will”,  “believes”, “plans”, “anticipates”, “estimates”, “expects” or “intends” and other similar statements which are not historical facts contained in this release are forward-looking, and these statements involve risks and uncertainties and are based on current expectations. Such statements reflect theScore’s current views with respect to future events and are subject to certain risks, uncertainties and assumptions. Many factors could cause the Company’s actual results, performance or achievements to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements that may be expressed or implied by such forward looking statements, including among other things, those which are discussed under the heading “Risk Factors” in the Company’s Annual Information Form as filed with the TSX Venture Exchange and available on SEDAR at www.sedar.com and elsewhere in documents that theScore files from time to time with securities regulatory authorities. Should one or more of these risks or uncertainties materialize, or should assumptions underlying the forward-looking statements prove incorrect, actual results could differ materially from the expectations expressed in these forward-looking statements. The Company does not intend, and does not assume any obligation, to update these forward-looking statements except as required by applicable law or regulatory requirements.

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– Leading mobile sports app delivers deeply customizable scores, stats and news

TORONTO, September 10 2015 – theScore, a leading sports app created by theScore, Inc. (TSX Venture: SCR) (“theScore”), is once again the go-to mobile destination this football season, taking fans closer to the gridiron than ever before.

theScore delivers real-time scores, stats and news, allowing football fans to customize their experience and follow the teams and players that matter to them via the ‘MyScore’ feature.

In-game stats are presented via rich data visualizations that show all the key moments leading up to a touchdown or field goal, as well as other live details including the top performers, quarterback comparison, rushing comparison and betting line movements.

theScore’s lightning-fast notifications also make it an indispensable fantasy companion, delivering up-to-the second stats as well as breaking injury news, providing a vital competitive edge. Fans will also be able to stay on top of all the biggest stories throughout the season thanks to theScore’s team of news editors.

Major brands including Miller Lite, Werner and Just for Men are also sponsoring theScore’s coverage of football this season.

“theScore app and football season are made for each other,” said John Levy, Founder and CEO of theScore. “Football fans are all over our app on Sundays, relying on theScore to inform them about every scoring play in real-time as well as the biggest breaking stories as they unfold.

“On top of delivering the best mobile-first football coverage, we’re also excited to again be partnering with some of the biggest brands in the world, giving them access to a highly-sought after and engaged audience of sports fans on mobile devices. We can’t wait for the season to get going.”

theScore is available in the App Store and on Google Play.
For more information:

James Bigg
Sr. Manager, Communications
theScore, Inc.
Tel: 416.479.8812 ext. 2366
Email: james.bigg@thescore.com


About theScore
theScore is a leading mobile sports app, providing fans with deeply customizable scores, stats and news in real time from across all major leagues and competitions. theScore is available from the App Store and Google Play and also at theScore.com.

About theScore Inc.
theScore, Inc. is an independent creator of mobile-first sports experiences, connecting fans to what they love through an addictive combination of comprehensive and personalized real-time news, scores, stats, alerts and daily fantasy sports contests via its mobile sports platforms ‘theScore,’ ‘theScore eSports,’ ‘ScoreMobileFC’ and ‘Swoopt.’

Forward-looking (safe harbour) statement
Statements made in this news release that relate to future plans, events or performances are forward-looking statements.  Any statement containing words such as “may”, “would”, “could”, “will”,  “believes”, “plans”, “anticipates”, “estimates”, “expects” or “intends” and other similar statements which are not historical facts contained in this release are forward-looking, and these statements involve risks and uncertainties and are based on current expectations. Such statements reflect theScore’s current views with respect to future events and are subject to certain risks, uncertainties and assumptions. Many factors could cause the Company’s actual results, performance or achievements to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements that may be expressed or implied by such forward looking statements, including among other things, those which are discussed under the heading “Risk Factors” in the Company’s Annual Information Form and Short-form Prospectus as filed with the TSX Venture Exchange and available on SEDAR at www.sedar.com and elsewhere in documents that theScore files from time to time with securities regulatory authorities. Should one or more of these risks or uncertainties materialize, or should assumptions underlying the forward-looking statements prove incorrect, actual results could differ materially from the expectations expressed in these forward-looking statements. The Company does not intend, and does not assume any obligation, to update these forward-looking statements except as required by applicable law or regulatory requirements.

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– Major update reinforces app as leading mobile destination for competitive gaming coverage

TORONTO, September 1, 2015 – theScore eSports by theScore, Inc. (TSX Venture: SCR) (“theScore”) today reinforced its position as the most comprehensive mobile app covering competitive video gaming by adding live scores, stats and breaking news coverage for Heroes of the Storm.

The latest update to theScore eSports on iOS and Android ensures fans of Blizzard Entertainment’s popular multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) game can now track real-time action from the biggest tournaments all over the world from their mobile device.

On top of this, Heroes of the Storm fans now also have their own dedicated section within the app to consume and share all the latest breaking news stories and original content about their favourite tournaments, teams and players, as delivered by theScore eSports’ team of writers.

“Heroes of the Storm has been one of the most requested games by fans since theScore eSports launched earlier this year,” said Kyle Chatterson, Managing Editor of theScore eSports. “This huge update complements our existing coverage and makes theScore eSports the definitive mobile destination for the fastest and most comprehensive eSports coverage.”

theScore eSports is the only multi-game eSports mobile app to provide live scoring and stats coverage of Heroes of the Storm, League of Legends, Dota 2, and Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, as well as news coverage from all of these games plus Hearthstone, Call of Duty and StarCraft II. Coverage of more games and regions will be added soon.

Download or update theScore eSports NOW from the App Store and Google Play.

For more information:
James Bigg
Sr. Manager, Communications
theScore, Inc.
Tel: 416.479.8812 ext. 2366
Email: james.bigg@thescore.com

About theScore eSports
theScore eSports is dedicated to providing the most comprehensive real-time coverage from the world of competitive video gaming. theScore eSports delivers live scores and stats from the biggest tournaments while its editorial team provides exclusive breaking news and original video content, including highlights and expert analysis. theScore eSports app is available on iOS and Android and at theScoreeSports.com.

About theScore Inc.
theScore, Inc. is an independent creator of mobile-first sports experiences, connecting fans to what they love through an addictive combination of comprehensive and personalized real-time news, scores, stats, alerts and daily fantasy sports contests via its mobile sports platforms ‘theScore,’ ‘theScore eSports,’ ‘ScoreMobileFC’ and ‘Swoopt.’

Forward-looking (safe harbour) statement
Statements made in this news release that relate to future plans, events or performances are forward-looking statements.  Any statement containing words such as “may”, “would”, “could”, “will”,  “believes”, “plans”, “anticipates”, “estimates”, “expects” or “intends” and other similar statements which are not historical facts contained in this release are forward-looking, and these statements involve risks and uncertainties and are based on current expectations. Such statements reflect theScore’s current views with respect to future events and are subject to certain risks, uncertainties and assumptions. Many factors could cause the Company’s actual results, performance or achievements to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements that may be expressed or implied by such forward looking statements, including among other things, those which are discussed under the heading “Risk Factors” in the Company’s Annual Information Form and Short-form Prospectus as filed with the TSX Venture Exchange and available on SEDAR at www.sedar.com and elsewhere in documents that theScore files from time to time with securities regulatory authorities. Should one or more of these risks or uncertainties materialize, or should assumptions underlying the forward-looking statements prove incorrect, actual results could differ materially from the expectations expressed in these forward-looking statements. The Company does not intend, and does not assume any obligation, to update these forward-looking statements except as required by applicable law or regulatory requirements.