NOVEMBER 5, 2018

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Company to Further Elevate its Guests’ Experiences with Significant Investment in Popular Licensed Games

            SAN FRANCISCO … November 5, 2018 … GameWorks, Inc., a full entertainment and dining experience for millennials, teens and families with seven locations nationwide, announced today its considerable investment in some of the most popular arcade games across all its venues. As a result of this corporatewide strategic initiative, GameWorks will now have among the largest collection of in-demand, licensed games available today.

            In keeping with its mission to ensure guests have fun and are able to play the most current games, GameWorks has added dozens of licensed interactive titles across all its venues. These include Big Buck HD, Injustice Arcade, Ticket Time and Cruis’n Blast, just to name a few. With the addition of these enhancements to the game floor, each GameWorks location will boast, on average, approximately 140 game titles.

“At GameWorks, we are always focused on ensuring our guests have a great time with us. We want them to have an engaging, fun and unforgettable visit every time, and we offer many options from which to choose. Whether playing a wide range of the latest games or laser tag, participating in or watching eSports from our eSports Lounges, choosing from our wide array of exciting redemption prizes, or enjoying food and drinks in our new, modern American restaurant, The Works Kitchen at GameWorks, GameWorks has something for everyone. We will continue to build upon this broad offering as we strive to be the best entertainment destination for our guests,” explained Philip N. Kaplan, chief executive officer at GameWorks.

“In addition to the latest arcade games, GameWorks is leading the way as the first national eSports brand. To this end, we will be expanding our eSports Lounges as part of the Company’s future growth plans. We currently host more than 100 eSports tournaments monthly at our locations, and have built a solid reputation in this rapidly growing entertainment segment amongst both players and spectators. Our eSports emphasis, coupled with our new corporate ownership, recent leadership changes and the unveiling of The Works Kitchenrestaurant concept, all demonstrate the significant investment GameWorks is making in its brand and our guests,” Kaplan added.

            Every GameWorks venue is adding a variety of new, popular licensed games, which have been introduced in each local market served.

About GameWorks, Inc.

GameWorks, Inc.offers a full entertainment and dining experience for millennials, teens and families, from seven locations nationwide, including those in Chesapeake, Va., Denver, Las Vegas, Minneapolis, Newport, Ky., Schaumburg, Ill. and Seattle. Each action-packed location ranges, on average, from between 20-30,000 square feet and features approximately 140 of the most popular arcade and video games. Other interactive activities, ranging from laser tag, billiards and other special attractions, are offered at various locations. Every location features The Works Kitchen at GameWorks,a new,eclectic, chef-driven restaurant conceptthat takes a Modern American spin on bar classics.

GameWorks is recognized nationally for its electronic sports gaming, which take place in its eSports Lounges, attracting 80,000+ guests annually who participate in or watch tournaments.

GameWorks also operates TableTop Tap House, a top-rated restaurant, sports bar and social game hall serving modern American tavern-style food and drinks in San Francisco.

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