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The Impact of COVID-19 on the Video Gaming Industry 06 May 2020

  Jam-packed stadiums are now empty and high-profile sports tournaments stand canceled. With more people staying indoors, sports fanatics across the globe have taken to video gaming in the age of the pandemic. Just like how COVID-19 affected the video … Continue reading

Twitch acquires Bebo to increase its footprint in eSports 19 June 2019

Twitch, the live streaming platform owned by Amazon, buys Bebo in an effort to build out its base in the eSports industry. According to the sources, the deal values a total of $25 million for acquiring Bebo’s employees and intellectual … Continue reading

Riot Games set to launch subscription-based streaming service 30 May 2019

Riot Games, the American video game development company, announces a dedicated subscription-based streaming service for League of Legends Pro View. The service is supposed to be available on both North American League of Legends Championship Series and League of Legends … Continue reading

DreamHack Signs a LiveStreaming Partnership Deal with Caffeine 17 April 2019

DreamHack, the Swedish eSports production company, partners with Caffeine for livestreaming of its gaming events including Global Offensive, Counter-Strike, and Dota 2 tournaments for the rest of 2019. As per the reports, Caffeine is supposed to livestream a total of … Continue reading

eSports: The Ultimate Future of Online Gaming 17 April 2019

Remember the last time we talked about eSports, the time-travel was good, isn’t it! And while being on the journey, we promised to let you know the ‘Why and How’ to start your own game streaming channel. Well, better late … Continue reading

ESPN+ to Gain 12 Million Subscribers Worldwide by 2024 15 April 2019

ESPN+, the sports streaming service owned by Disney, is expecting to attract 8 to 12 million subscribers by the end of 2024. Although, ESPN+ is supposed to incur US $650 million annual losses for the current financial year 2019-2020, the … Continue reading

From Inception to Trending: Explore the Timeline of eSports 21 March 2019

If we talk about the most unique part of the Video streaming industry, it is definitely eSports. And as you have shown your interest to this post, let me first take you to a backward-trail of about 50 years when … Continue reading

Sports & eSports Triggers Online Streaming Development in Australia 25 February 2019

Australia’s media landscape is swiftly migrating to online platforms. Recent research shows the migrational shift to digital media is driven due to vast sports & eSports audiences across the country. Though Live TV remains the primary video channel in Australia, … Continue reading

Facebook introduces Charitable Live Streaming Tools for Gaming Streamers 29 November 2018

Social media giant, Facebook unveiled its newly-developed suite of charitable live streaming tools. With the tools, creators can run fundraisers, set and change donation goals, show their viewers a donation progress bar, and overlay donation alerts in their live streams … Continue reading

eSports revenues to reach $3.5bn by 2021 07 April 2017

According to a Juniper Research study, the increasing consumption of eSports and live streaming games will lead to $3.5 billion (€3.29bn) revenues by 2021, up from $1.8 billion in 2017. The research reported that through subscription services will attract more … Continue reading