Opera GX Announces Strategic Partnership with ESE
OSLO, Norway, April 21, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today Opera [NASDAQ: OPRA]one of the world’s leading browser developers and one of the leading consumer brands on the Internet, announced a partnership with GameAddik, the gaming technology subsidiary of ESE Entertainment Inc. [TSXV:ESE] [OTCQB:ENTEF]. The agreement is for the provision of advertising services in connection with the promotion of Opera GX, Opera’s player-oriented browser.
Opera GX is designed specifically for gamers and tailored to their needs. The browser offers unique features such as CPU, RAM and network limiters, customizable themes and Twitch and Discord integration, to help users get the most out of gaming and browsing. It is available on both desktop and mobile for download at https://www.opera.com/gx.
GameAddik will use its technology and marketing expertise to support the rapid growth of the Opera GX ecosystem to increase the number of new monthly Opera GX users.
Kristian KolondraEVP Browsers and Gaming at Opera, commented, “The Opera GX gaming browser had over 14 million monthly active users on PC and mobile, as of Q4 2021. The partnership with GameAddik will serve to onboard more gamers to try and enjoy Opera GX – a browser tailored to their needs.”
Eric Jodoin, CEO of GameAddik, commented, “OperaGX brings a radical new approach to the browsing experience for gamers. They basically came up with all the browser features a real gamer could want and packed them into one sleek, great value product. We are delighted to work with OperaGX and help them achieve their ambitious growth plan.
About Opera GX
Since its inception in 2019, Opera GX has quickly become the browser of choice for millions of gamers looking for a more personalized Internet experience. Along with countless customization options including color themes, sound effects, background music, and game-inspired design, GX includes CPU, RAM, and network bandwidth limiters that make the browser less power-hungry. resources and leave more computer resources for games. The browser also includes a Hot Tabs Killer feature, which allows users to “kill” the most resource-intensive tabs and GX Cleaner to purge those old junk files. Opera GX launched its own Discord server which now has over 450,000 members.
Opera is a global web innovator with a committed and growing base of hundreds of millions of monthly active users who seek a better Internet experience. Building on more than 25 years of innovation that began with navigation products, Opera is now leveraging its brand and highly engaged user base to expand into new segments. Today, Opera offers users around the world a range of products and services including desktop and mobile browsers, the Opera News newsreader, and dedicated gaming, e-commerce, and classifieds applications. Opera is headquartered in Oslo, Norway, and is listed on the NASDAQ stock exchange (OPRA).
GameAddik, a subsidiary of ESE, is a technology company focused on the video game industry. The company creates and runs its performance model technology software to generate users and increase the reach of games for its customers, who are primarily video game developers. GameAddik, through its wholly owned brand PWN Games, is considered one of the top CPA (cost per acquisition) networks for games by gamesight.io. | http://www.gameaddik.com
ESE is a Europe-based entertainment and technology company focused on gaming and esports. The company provides a range of services to leading video game developers, publishers and brands by providing technology, infrastructure and fan engagement services globally. ESE also operates its own e-commerce channels, esports teams and gaming leagues. In addition to the Company’s organic growth opportunities, the Company is considering selective acquisitions that align with its goal of becoming a dominant global player in esports technology and infrastructure. | www.esegaming.com
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