STOMPY BOT SETS ITS EYE ON ESPORTS IN 2016 AND ANNOUNCES $2.0 MILLION FINANCING

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AINT JOHN, NEW BRUNSWICK, Nov 25, 2015 (Marketwired via COMTEX) -- Stompy Bot Corporation ("Stompy Bot" or the "Corporation") (cse:BOT) announces that it intends to issue up to 25,000,000 units of the Corporation (the "Units") at a price of $0.08 per Unit, for total gross proceeds of approximately $2,000,000 (the "Private Placement"). Each Unit will be comprised of one common share (a "Common Share") and one Common Share purchase warrant (a "Warrant"), each Warrant entitling the holder thereof to acquire a Common Share at a price of $0.12 per share for a period of eighteen (18) months from the date of issuance. The Private Placement is scheduled to close on or about December 3, 2015 and is subject to certain conditions including, but not limited to, the receipt of all necessary approvals including the approval of the Canadian Securities Exchange.

The Corporation is also pleased to provide an update with respect to Heavy Gear Assault, its flagship video game.

Stompy Bot is very excited to be in the middle of the fastest growing segment of the videogames industry. Stompy's flagship eSports title Heavy Gear Assault entered early access in August and is under development for a final release in 2016. James Taylor, President at Stompy Bot, had this to say, "I look forward to sponsored tournaments, cash-prize pools, and massive viewership of Heavy Gear Assault tournaments in 2016. As an old school PC Gamer, I have waited for eSports to go mainstream for many years. The Mech game genre is fiercely competitive - perfect for a successful eSports title like Heavy Gear Assault."

Turner Broadcasting announced in September 2015 that it will bring an unnamed gaming series to television, specifically to the Turner-owned TBS. Arguably one of the most successful eSports title Counter Strike will be featured on the first season of the televised competition(2).

Turner's announcement comes on the heels of ESPN magazine's June 22 issue and the article entitled "Resistance is futile: eSports is massive ... and growing". A clip from the article reads "Open with a stadium full of screaming fans. Zoom in on the contestants, sweating from the intensity of the competition. Then comes the incredulous reveal: This isn't basketball or boxing or even billiards. It's eSports-and the "athletes" are headset-wearing, energy-drink-guzzling gamers."

According to ESPN, League of Legend's eSports streaming is now second only to the Super Bowl with 27M viewers(3).

The videogames industry as a whole has enjoyed significant growth year after year. Now toppling both Hollywood and music combined - worth a staggering $111 billion(4). Competition is fierce in today's digital video games with cash prize pools often in the $10s of millions. Stompy Bot looks to announce its first cash prize tournament by Q1 2016.

(1) http://www.gamesindustry.biz/articles/2015-02-17-report-esports-revenues-to-hit-usd465m-in-2017

(2) http://www.polygon.com/2015/9/24/9392473/esports-league-tbs-counter-strike-global-offensive

(3) http://espn.go.com/espn/story/_/id/13059210/esports-massive-industry-growing

(4) http://www.theesa.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/Games_Economy-11-4-14.pdf

About Stompy Bot Corporation

Stompy Bot Productions is a wholly owned subsidiary of publicly traded Stompy Bot Corporation (cse:BOT) - an independent video game and digital media publisher. Stompy's growth strategy is to become a premier independent multimedia publisher. Their indie philosophy is to identify and acquire unique video game properties, apply innovative technologies, game development expertise, partner with movie studio resources and manage entertainment brands through a global media marketing approach. Stompy Bot is the exclusive Heavy Gear digital games license holder and publisher of Heavy Gear Assault, a next generation PC title using Epic Game's latest Unreal Engine 4 technology. For more information visit www.stompybot.com.

Forward-Looking Information

Certain information set forth in this news release may contain forward-looking information that involve substantial known and unknown risks and uncertainties. This forward-looking information is subject to numerous risks and uncertainties, certain of which are beyond the control of the Company, including, but not limited to, the impact of general economic conditions, industry conditions, and dependence upon regulatory approvals. Readers are cautioned that the assumptions used in the preparation of such information, although considered reasonable at the time of preparation, may prove to be imprecise and, as such, undue reliance should not be placed on forward-looking information. The parties undertake no obligation to update forward-looking information except as otherwise may be required by applicable securities law.

Shares Outstanding: 54,578,457

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT: Stompy Bot Corporation James Taylor 1-888-449-4148 jamest@stompybot.com

SOURCE http://www.marketwatch.com/story/stompy-bot-sets-its-eye-on-esports-in-2016-and-announces-20-million-financing-2015-11-25

IDW PUBLISHING SELECTS STOMPY BOT PRODUCTIONS TO CREATE LOCKE & KEY GAMES FOR MOBILE, CONSOLE

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MEBANE, NC – Industry-leading videogame consultancy The Powell Group today announced it has brokered a partnership between the award-winning publisher of comic books, graphic novels and trade paperbacks IDW Publishing and digital publisher Stompy Bot Productions (CNSX:BOT). Stompy Bot will design and develop games for the PC, console and mobile platforms based on the New York Times best-selling comic-book series Locke & Key, published by IDW Publishing.

Based in New Brunswick, Canada, Stompy Bot Productions is focused on creating global entertainment brands by leveraging game properties and injecting new content and technology to deliver top-notch entertainment. Currently they are producing the next PC-based AAA video game in the award-winning Heavy Gear franchise.

“Our entire team is made up of longtime comics fans and in particular the Locke & Key series,” commented James Taylor, president of Stompy Bot. “We can’t wait to get started on creating games that will be incredible fan experiences while staying true to the spirit of Locke & Key.”

Launched in 2007 by co-creators Eisner Award-winners Joe Hill and Gabriel Rodriguez, IDW’s series Locke & Key has garnered praise since its inception. The series has been described as frighteningly dark yet mesmerizingly brilliant, earning numerous awards and critical acclaim during its six-year run.

“The team at Stompy Bot has a passion for creating high quality games that combine creativity and fan enjoyment,” said Chris Ryall, IDW’s chief creative officer and Locke & Key’s editor. “We’re looking forward to seeing how they leverage their expertise to bring the chilling Locke & Key series to gamers worldwide.”

About Stompy Bot Corporation

Stompy Bot Productions is a wholly owned subsidiary of publicly traded Stompy Bot Corporation (CNSX:BOT) – an independent video game and digital media publisher. Stompy’s growth strategy is to become a premier independent multimedia publisher. Their indie philosophy is to identify and acquire unique video game properties, apply innovative technologies, game development expertise, partner with movie studio resources and manage entertainment brands through a global media marketing approach. Stompy Bot is the exclusive Heavy Gear digital games license holder and publisher of Heavy Gear Assault, a next generation PC title using Epic Games' latest Unreal Engine 4 technology. For more information visit www.stompybot.com

About IDW Publishing

Founded in 1999, IDW Publishing is an award-winning publisher of comic books, graphic novels and trade paperbacks, based in San Diego, California. During the last 15 years, IDW has grown into a fully staffed publishing company, including over 50+ full-time employees and over 300 freelancers.

Renowned for its diverse catalog of licensed and independent titles, IDW publishes some of the most successful and popular titles in the industry, including: Hasbro’s The TRANSFORMERS, G.I. JOE,MY LITTLE PONY and JEM AND THE HOLOGRAMS; Paramount/CBS’s Star Trek; Nickelodeon’sTeenage Mutant Ninja Turtles; Toho’s Godzilla; Twentieth Century Fox’s X-Files; Temple Street Productions’ Orphan Black; DISNEY comics; Ragnarök from Eisner Award-winner Walter Simonson; and Zombies vs Robots from Chris Ryall and Ashley Wood.

About The Powell Group

The Powell Group is a boutique consultancy specializing in licensing, business development and marketing and PR for the videogames industry. Founder Jay Powell has over 15 years of experience in licensing and has worked with companies such as Disney, Nickelodeon, National Geographic and dozens of other licenses. For more information about their services, please visit www.powellgroupconsulting.com

Press Contacts:
For The Powell Group:
Jennifer Cooper
jennifer@powellgroupconsulting.com

For Stompy Bot Corporation:
John Nguyen
johnn@stompybot.com

For IDW:
Rosalind Morehead
rosalind@idwpublishing.com

SOURCE http://us4.campaign-archive1.com/?u=2ae540bd9f1fea79b85c83f59&id=5c92a51015

STOMPY BOT CORPORATION ANNOUNCES LISTING ON CSE

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SAINT JOHN, Canada – Stompy Bot Corporation (CSE: BOT) (the "Corporation") is pleased to announce that its common shares have been approved for listing on the Canadian Securities Exchange (the "CSE"), and will commence trading when the market opens on Thursday, September 24, 2015 under the trading symbol "BOT".

About Stompy Bot Corporation:

The Corporation is an independent video game and digital media publisher. The Corporation provides technical support, guidance and marketing support to assist independent video game developers to develop and publish video games.

Forward-Looking Information

Certain information set forth in this news release may contain forward-looking information that involve substantial known and unknown risks and uncertainties. This forward-looking information is subject to numerous risks and uncertainties, certain of which are beyond the control of the Company, including, but not limited to, the impact of general economic conditions, industry conditions, and dependence upon regulatory approvals. Readers are cautioned that the assumptions used in the preparation of such information, although considered reasonable at the time of preparation, may prove to be imprecise and, as such, undue reliance should not be placed on forward-looking information. The parties undertake no obligation to update forward-looking information except as otherwise may be required by applicable securities law.

Shares Outstanding: 54,578,457

Contacts:
Stompy Bot Corporation
James Taylor
President
1-888-449-4148
jamest@stompybot.com

SOURCE http://www.einnews.com/pr_news/287930926/stompy-bot-corporation-announces-listing-on-cse