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Simplicity Esports and Gaming Company Announces Grand Opening of Boca Raton Esports Center

May 2, 2019

Boca Raton, FL, May 02, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Simplicity Esports and Gaming Company (OTCQB: WINR) (“Simplicity Esports”), announced the grand opening of its first Esports Center in Boca Raton, FL will take place Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 12 Noon. The Boca Raton Esports Center is branded and decorated with high tech RGB LED décor and sophisticated gaming gear. Customers can game on over 30 different high performance gaming stations including PC’s and consoles encompassing more than 50 well known titles across popular gaming genres. The Boca Raton Center includes a private room for streaming, boot camps and tournament commentary. The grand opening will include exclusive promotional giveaways of Simplicity apparel, gaming peripherals as well as complimentary gaming gift cards. Jed Kaplan, CEO of Simplicity Esports, stated, “The grand opening of our first location marks a significant milestone for Simplicity. We are extremely excited to connect with the community and provide a friendly experience for all gamers.” Simplicity Esports goal is to open 15 Esports Centers by year end and a total of 50 nationwide in the next 23 months. To view photographs and videos of the Boca Raton location please visit Simplicity’s Social Media accounts.

Simplicity Esports continues to receive requests for information regarding franchising, and invites interested franchisee candidates to contact the Company as indicated below.

About Simplicity Esports and Gaming Company:

Simplicity Esports and Gaming Company (OTCQB: WINR) is an established brand in the esports industry with an engaged fan base competing in popular games across different genres, including Apex Legends, PUBG, Gears of War, Smite, and multiple EA Sports titles. Additionally, the Simplicity Esports stream team encompasses a unique group of casters, influencers, and personalities, all of whom connect to Simplicity Esports’ dedicated fan base. Simplicity Esports also operates esports gaming centers that provide the public the opportunity to experience and enjoy gaming and esports in a social setting, regardless of skill or experience.

FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS

This press release contains statements that constitute “forward-looking statements,”. Forward-looking statements are subject to numerous conditions, many of which are beyond Simplicity Esports’ control, including those set forth in the Risk Factors section of Simplicity Esports’ definitive proxy statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) on September 19, 2018, as the same may be amended or updated from time to time, including in Simplicity Esports’ Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended February 28, 2019, as filed with the SEC on April 15, 2019. Copies are available on the SEC’s website at www.sec.gov. Simplicity Esports undertakes no obligation to update these statements for revisions or changes after the date of this release, except as required by law.

Corporate Contact Info

Roman Franklin

Roman@SimplicityEsports.com

855-345-9467