Twitch and Video Streaming Added to ACSI Telecommunications Report, Outscore Subscription TV

The American Customer Satisfaction Index 2018 Telecommunications Report added video streaming services for the first time. Video streaming services outscored all other industries measured in the report. Twitch tied for the highest score in the industry. Earlier this week, the … Read More

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Top 10 Most Watched Esports Channels of the Week, May 14 – May 20, 2018

Almost every day, The Esports Observer posts infographics to our social media accounts. Now, we are bringing these to the site and providing additional context. Today, we’ve got the list of the top esports channels on Twitch , ranked according … Read More

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Top 10 Most Watched Esports Channels of the Week, May 07 – May 13, 2018

Almost every day, The Esports Observer posts infographics to our social media accounts. Now, we are bringing these to the site and providing additional context. Today, we’ve got the list of the top esports channels on Twitch , ranked according … Read More

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The Next Hi-Rez Expo Will Take Place at DreamHack Atlanta 2018

Hi-Rez Studios will run its next Hi-Rez expo at DreamHack Atlanta 2018. The annual gathering features the world championships for SMITE and Paladins. Hi-Rez has exclusive streaming deals with Facebook and Mixer, neither of which will be affected by the … Read More

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OPINION: What the H1Z1 Pro League Tells Us About Facebook’s Esports Push

Facebook has not been shy about its intent to get into esports. The company has inked several deals with publishers and tournament organizers for the exclusive rights to esports content. Over the weekend, one of these deals came to fruition … Read More

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OPINION: What the H1Z1 Pro League Tells Us About Facebook’s Esports Push

Facebook has not been shy about its intent to get into esports. The company has inked several deals with publishers and tournament organizers for the exclusive rights to esports content. Over the weekend, one of these deals came to fruition … Read More

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H1Z1 Pro League Partners With ASUS Republic of Gamers as Official Hardware Sponsor

ASUS Republic of Gamers will provide all hardware for the H1Z1 Pro League. The pro league includes some of the biggest esports organizations in the US. H1Z1 is the first battle royale game to establish a professional league. Ahead of … Read More

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Tencent Outplays Facebook by Turning Users Into Gamers

This article has been guest-written for The Esports Observer by Epics.gg co-founder Mark Donovan. Epics is a digital platform that translates the experience of sports trading cards to esports. In January, the company raised $2M in a seed round. The … Read More

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