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FOX Business
What to Look for When Activision Blizzard Reports Earningscontinue its growth? One potentially significant move Activision Blizzard made
What to Look for When Activision Blizzard Reports Earnings
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
continue its growth? One potentially significant move Activision Blizzard made early this year was the acquisition of Major League Gaming, the e-sports business. There are potentially two impacts e-sports have on the company, which will... Read more
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FOX Business
What to Look for When Activision Blizzard Reports Earningscontinue its growth? One potentially significant move Activision Blizzard made
What to Look for When Activision Blizzard Reports Earnings
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
continue its growth? One potentially significant move Activision Blizzard made early this year was the acquisition of Major League Gaming, the e-sports business. There are potentially two impacts e-sports have on the company, which will... Read more
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Fortune
Ultimate Media Company Adds Lifestyle To ESportsValve’s Dota 2 International tournament at KeyArena in Seattle, WA. Ultimate re
Ultimate Media Company Adds Lifestyle To ESports
Fortune / Posted 4 days ago
Valve’s Dota 2 International tournament at KeyArena in Seattle, WA. Ultimate recently produced Activision Blizzard’s Major League Gaming (MLG) Counter-Strike: Global Offensive major in Columbus, OH, which broke all records with over 1.6... Read more
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ESPN
Why Overwatch is the next big esportthe game with esports in its thoughts. Activision Blizzard announced a whole es
Why Overwatch is the next big esport
ESPN / Posted 5 days ago
the game with esports in its thoughts. Activision Blizzard announced a whole esports division back in October and purchased Major League Gaming for $46 million in January. These are not things a company meekly dipping its toes into the esports... Read more
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CNET
Los videojuegos se convierten en todo un deporte profesionaly YouTube, que la semana pasada lanzó un hub dedicado a los videojuegos, domina
Los videojuegos se convierten en todo un deporte profesional
CNET / Posted 7 days ago
y YouTube, que la semana pasada lanzó un hub dedicado a los videojuegos, dominan la audiencia de los e-sports. En 2012, Major League Gaming, una liga deportiva que se lanzó en 2001, debutó su propio servicio de streaming. "Nuestra misión desde... Read more
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Investopedia
Microsoft Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Suppliers (MSFT, YHOO)revenues. The franchises are "Call of Duty," "World of Warcraft" and "Skylander
Microsoft Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Suppliers (MSFT, YHOO)
Investopedia / Posted 10 days ago
revenues. The franchises are "Call of Duty," "World of Warcraft" and "Skylanders." Activision purchased the assets of competitive gaming franchise Major League Gaming (MLG) for $46 million on Jan. 1, 2016, to further strengthen its eSports divi... Read more
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International Business Times
Counter-Strike 1.6 now playable on your Android phone via Steam to survival. The Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) Major Championships
Counter-Strike 1.6 now playable on your Android phone via Steam
International Business Times / Posted 16 days ago
to survival. The Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) Major Championships broke viewing records this year during its Major League Gaming event in Ohio, drawing 71 million live and on-demand views and 45 million hours of live broadcasts. The... Read more
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iTWire
eSports Dire Wolves sponsored by LG Australiaplatforms, particularly Twitch.tv, has become central to the growth and promoti
eSports Dire Wolves sponsored by LG Australia
iTWire / Posted 21 days ago
platforms, particularly Twitch.tv, has become central to the growth and promotion of eSports competitions. Demographically, Major League Gaming has reported viewership that is approximately 85% male and 15% female, with 60% of viewers between the... Read more
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CNBC
Competitive video gaming hits record for viewersmore than 225 million people watched competitive gaming, and the passion, engag
Competitive video gaming hits record for viewers
CNBC / Posted 22 days ago
more than 225 million people watched competitive gaming, and the passion, engagement and size of this audience only continues to grow," said Mike Sepso, senior vice president of Activision Blizzard Media Networks and co-founder of Major League Gami... Read more
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SB Nation
Activision Blizzard announces new CS:GO viewer records following MLG Columbusof this audience only continues to grow," said Mike Sepso, Senior Vice Presiden
Activision Blizzard announces new CS:GO viewer records following MLG Columbus
SB Nation / Posted 22 days ago
of this audience only continues to grow," said Mike Sepso, Senior Vice President of Activision Blizzard Media Networks and Major League Gaming (MLG) co-founder. "As this year's CS:GO Major numbers show, Activision Blizzard Media Networks'... Read more
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Gamasutra
ACTIVISION BLIZZARD MEDIA NETWORKS ANNOUNCES RECORD ESPORTS VIEWERSHIP12, 2016 – Activision Blizzard Media Networks, a division of Activision Blizzar
ACTIVISION BLIZZARD MEDIA NETWORKS ANNOUNCES RECORD ESPORTS VIEWERSHIP
Gamasutra / Posted 22 days ago
12, 2016 – Activision Blizzard Media Networks, a division of Activision Blizzard, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI), today announced that Major League Gaming’s Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Major Championship (CS:GO Major) set new viewership records during its... Read more
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ESPN
FACEIT, Twitch announce competing CS:GO teams for ECSa slightly lower tier of competition, with slightly bigger organizations compet
FACEIT, Twitch announce competing CS:GO teams for ECS
ESPN / Posted 25 days ago
a slightly lower tier of competition, with slightly bigger organizations competing. The most notable is likely recent Major League Gaming Columbus major winner Luminosity Gaming and third/fourth place Team Liquid, but the league also invited... Read more
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Variety
Twitch, FaceIt Launch eSports League Offering Teams Ownership Stakesfirst-person shooter game (pictured above). With the ECS, Twitch and FaceIt wi
Twitch, FaceIt Launch eSports League Offering Teams Ownership Stakes
Variety / Posted 28 days ago
first-person shooter game (pictured above). With the ECS, Twitch and FaceIt will be competing with Activision Blizzard’s Major League Gaming and Electronic Sports League (ESL). It’s also squaring off against ELeague, the joint venture of Turner... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Gamers descend on Columbus for 'Counter-Strike' tournamentNationwide Arena and millions of online viewers, Columbus is ground zero for th
Gamers descend on Columbus for 'Counter-Strike' tournament
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 1 months ago
Nationwide Arena and millions of online viewers, Columbus is ground zero for the video-gaming world this weekend as Major League Gaming holds the largest Counter-Strike tournament ever. It's another big moment for MLG, which runs MLG Pro... Read more
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AdWeek
CNN Is Joining the NewFronts as It Pushes Further Into Digital Videoto buyers. The company launched a media networks division last fall helmed by f
CNN Is Joining the NewFronts as It Pushes Further Into Digital Video
AdWeek / Posted 1 months ago
to buyers. The company launched a media networks division last fall helmed by former NFL Network chief Steve Bornstein and Major League Gaming co-founder Mike Sepso. "We realized there was still a tremendous opportunity to build a traditional... Read more

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