ELEAGUE Super Punch to Welcome Skate Legend Tony Hawk, Comedian Ron Funches & Streaming Superstar DrLupo as Guests for Gaming Culture Hangout, Friday, Sept. 11, at Midnight ET/PT on TBS

ELEAGUE Super Punch, the weekly show devoted to celebrating gaming culture, will feature three high-profile guests – skateboarding icon Tony Hawk, comedian/actor Ron Funches and star streamer DrLupo –  Friday, Sept. 11, at midnight ET/PT on TBS.

Hawk – whose legendary career is highlighted by more than 60 skate competition victories, including eight X Games – will play the newly-released videogame Tony Hawk Pro Skater 1 + 2 with Funches (Trolls, Adventure Time, Curb Your Enthusiasm) as well as Super Punch co-hosts Ify Nwadiwe, Kelly Nugent and J.D. Witherspoon. DrLupo, who has frequently ranked among the top 10 most-followed Twitch streamers with an audience of more than 4 million people on the platform, will join to play the popular murder-mystery title Among Us.

ELEAGUE Super Punch continues to bring to life the week’s biggest moments in gaming culture, with guest appearances by celebrities and the top names in streaming, pop culture and esports as they play games and help create memorable moments with the #PunchBunch community.

Super Punch offers a laid-back take on the late-night talk show format, using social media to focus on fan-voted content, stunts and topics each week. TBS will televise new episodes of ELEAGUE Super Punch each Friday at midnight, through Nov. 27.

About ELEAGUE
ELEAGUE is an award-winning esports and gaming entertainment brand that engages fans with culturally relevant content through original programming and live events. ELEAGUE, harnessing the resources of Turner Sports and WarnerMedia, is recognized for its best-in-class content, dynamic storytelling and innovative production capabilities.  Formed in 2016, ELEAGUE has partnered with many of the leading videogaming publishers – including Warner Bros. Games, Nintendo, Xbox Game Studios, Valve, Electronic Arts, Activision, Psyonix, 2K Interactive, Bandai Namco, Capcom and Wizards of the Coast – to produce some of the most-watched esports coverage across all platforms, while providing brand partners with unparalleled opportunities to connect with passionate, young audiences.