Gamasutra – Press Releases – Trixie Mattel and Azerion Celebrate Pride Month with a Virtual Performance on June 4th on Hotel Hideaway
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HELSINKI, Finland – June 3, 2021 – Azerion, the leading pan-European digital games and monetization company, today announces that it will host in Hideaway Hotel, a 3D social virtual community, an upcoming performance by the famous American singer, actor and drag queen Trixie mattel. The free event will take place virtually in Hideaway Hotel June 4, which aligns with LGBTQIA + Pride Month, celebrated with events and parades throughout the month of June in the United States. Hideawa HotelIt is operated there by Finnish games company Sulake, which was fully acquired by media company Azerion earlier this year.
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Valtteri Karu, CEO of Sulake said: “Our priority is to make Hideaway Hotel an inclusive space for our diverse community. We want to celebrate our LGBTQIA + community, so we couldn’t be more thrilled to have acclaimed drag artist Trixie Mattel join us for a special performance during Pride Month to delight and entertain our global community.
Trixie Mattel said: “One of my passions is playing and interacting with other players online, so I was delighted to collaborate. Hideaway Hotel for this opportunity to perform and connect with his community.
“We are thrilled to partner with an icon like Trixie to give visibility to all communities in our games and inspire players to show their pride in support. At Azerion, one of our greatest strengths is our diversity. We are proud to show our solidarity with the LGBTQIA + community on the occasion of Pride Month, ”said Jurriaan van Teunenbroek, vice president of games and content at Azerion.
On June 5, from 10 a.m. CET and later at 6 p.m. CET, Trixie Mattel will perform a stand-up comedy in addition to a free musical performance for the public in Hideaway Hotel, followed by a Meet & Greet and a live Q&A with Trixie Mattel on the Hideaway Hotel Youtube channel.
Recently, Hideaway Hotel hosted several virtual concerts for his community, including performances by artists Cookiee Kawaii, DJ Luuk van Dijk, DJ Mark Sixma and Sidney Samson who brought together nearly 300,000 spectators who watched and danced during the 30-minute performances, and purchased concert merchandise, including clothing bearing the branding of the headlining artists. To cover all major time zones, Hideaway Hotel organized these events over a 24 hour period. Additionally, Hideaway Hotel plans to announce other upcoming virtual events soon.
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About the Hideaway hotel
With over 15 million downloads, Azerion’s Hotel Hideaway is a 3D social virtual community full of opportunities to meet new people and make new friends. The Hotel is a vibrant, vibrant world chock full of social adventures and fun activities! Dress to impress and stand out from the crowd with an abundance of stylish clothes, items and accessories. Personalize your room with a variety of furniture and decorations. Learn secret moves and dance steps, then party until the early hours of the morning in unique public rooms. No matter what you like to spend your time doing, the Hideaway Hotel is the place to be. There is a lot of fun to be had and secrets to be discovered, so go ahead and make sure the other guests recognize your name!
Trixie Mattel is the stage name of Brian Michael Firkus, singer, actor, American drag queen and renowned “Skinny Legend”. Trixie is the winner of Season 3 of “RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars” (originally competing in Season 7). He’s also a Billboard Heatseekers No.1 recording artist (One Stone, 2018), a hugely successful touring act, and half of a comedy duet with Katya on YouTube (“UNHhhh” and “I Like To Watch “from Netflix).
In 2019, Trixie worked the festival circuit as the subject of a biodocumentary, “Trixie Mattel: Moving Parts” (now on Netflix) and launched her cosmetics company Trixie Cosmetics, a booming cruelty-free beauty company. creating professional-level makeup in toy-like packaging. He also released his first stand-up special, “Skinny Legend” for Viacom and OUTtv.
In 2020, Trixie released their acclaimed third album “Barbara” by Rolling Stone, Billboard, People, Entertainment Weekly, NPR, Vanity Fair, GQ, Esquire and more. He also published a New York Times bestseller with Katya titled “Trixie and Katya’s Guide to Modern Womanhood” and launched a podcast titled “The Bald And The Beautiful,” which consistently ranks among the top broadcast podcasts in the States. -United and abroad. Trixie also has over 2 million subscribers to his Youtube channel, Trixie Cosmetics TV, where he continues to post new videos every week.
Trixie recently dropped the ‘Full Coverage – Vol. 1 ‘EP which features a critically acclaimed cover of “Jackson” with Orville Peck, acclaimed by Billboard, Rolling Stone, MTV, Entertainment Tonight, Consequence of Sound, and more.