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You’ve got Google with YouTube Gaming, Amazon with Twitch, ESPN’s new recent eSports division, and now Yahoo has arrived to the party. Following closely at the heels of Yahoo’s eSports news hub (https://esports.yahoo.com/) is their new Android app ‘Yahoo Esports.’ The iOS app is in the works. Currently, the app features coverage of five games. Likely, […]
The Intel Extreme Masters (aka IEM) saw a gain of 8% in attendance numbers to the event held March 4th through the 6th. The greatest increase, however, was in online viewership numbers with over 34 million unique viewers tuning in. That makes for a 32% increase over last year’s IEM. You can read more stats […]
NRG eSports just got investments from some big household names. NRG, an eSports organization with CS:GO and League of Legends teams, said the athletes approached them about getting involved with the organization. You can read the full story at the The Daily Dot here. Who would have thought that the same Shaq who traded blows with eSports […]
Gamers being able to play with each other over PlayStation Network and Xbox Live would obviously be a big deal. Will Sony help unite console gamers? Read Yahoo’s tech article about Microsoft’s cross platform play compatibility announcement here. What is Sony’s incentive to work with Microsoft on this proposal? Not much, it seems. Sony responds to […]
Time Magazine interviews Chad Millman about ESPN’s growing eSports vertical.