Defy Media relaunches Smosh Games Alliance
The channel features 3 new shows, including one that teaches fans how to make and monetize their own gaming videos.
Is Smosh the web generation’s Monty Python?
Defy Media’s Jared Hoffman explains why we should revere Smosh the same way we do the British comedy troupe or the cast of SNL.
Smosh takes Food Battle to mobile
Partially funded via Indiegogo, the YouTube duo’s free-to-play game inspired by a video series is being served up on iOS and Android platforms.
ClevverTV crowns Drama King
From host Kingsley’s opening monolog to the final toast, sponsorship opps are available throughout the new series.
Lionsgate nabs rights to The Smosh Movie
Lionsgate will handle global distribution for Smosh’s first feature, which co-stars Jenna Marbles, Grace Helbig, and Harley Morenstein.
Synergy! Clickbait! Tips and tricks from Defy Media programmers
VP of programming Andy Signore and head writer Spencer Gilbert, on how to create the Next Big Thing… or at least be able to give it your best shot.
The skinny on Defy Media’s big plans
Since the merging of Alloy Digital and Break.com, Defy has embarked on an ambitious programming strategy that includes launching 30 shows this year.
Digital networks see linear TV ripe for replacement
“Advertising dollars eventually follow eyeballs. The eyeballs are usually way ahead of the ad dollars,” said Maker Studios exec Chris M. Williams (pictured) at the Santa Monica internet TV conference.
Hulu, Amazon take Cuppa Coffee library
The digital streaming platforms have picked up the Toronto-based animation studio's library of original animated shows, including two seasons of stop-motion series Life's a Zoo (pictured).