Go To Team ups the e-sports ante with new hire
The firm has hired on 15-year-old Brendan Bryant, Jr. as a consultant for the vertical, as the demands for e-sports coverage grows.
Turner, eLeague ink multi-year deal with Twitch
Although the vertical is still finding its footing on linear, the Amazon-owned streamer is prepped to begin broadcasting games on weekdays.
#NewFronts: Machinima zeroes in on e-sports
The gaming-focused MCN has upped its focus on the niche vertical, which brings in hundreds of millions – soon to be billions – of dollars worldwide.
Machinima reveals new e-sports franchise
CEO Chad Gutstein on the big money the vertical brings in, the international appeal and why – despite the doubters – it has a future in linear.
Stage Ten to expand beta for live-streaming e-sports platform
CEO Dave Lazar says creators can produce more interesting content by bringing in guest stars and creating talk-show formats.
Stage Ten introduces new live-gaming platform
The new service taps into North America’s $600 million e-sports market, enabling gamers to live-cast videos from multiple locations.
Twitch comes to Roku
The partnership expands distribution for the social gaming platform, which attracts more than 100 million viewers per month to its website.
Xbox live streaming Call of Duty championship
With more than 70 million people tuning in each year, e-sporting events is one of the fastest-growing verticals in the streaming space.