Category: Esports

League of Legends arrives at FTA TV in Latin America for the first time

RCTV, Colombian Public Media System, announced a partnership agreement with Riot Games, the developer and owner of League of Legends (LoL), through which, for the first time, the Latin American League of Legends (LLA) will be broadcast on a FTA TV channel in Latin America. As detailed in the agreement, the LLA broadcast by RTVC [...]

Dataxis to debate on how to integrate eSports into the pay TV business

On Thursday, August 20th at 1:00 PM (ART), Dataxis will held a new virtual panel, entitled How to integrate E-Sports, kings of social distancing, into pay TV business. The panel will feature differents executives from the industry, such as  Leo De Biase, Chief Relationship Officer at Bad Boy Leeroy; Damian Szafirsztein, Team Owner at Infinity [...]

Infinity Esports strengthens in Latin America with TikTok

The Infinity Esports club officially announced a partnership agreement with TikTok to strengthen the exclusive content creation in Latin America, as well as other content related to esports. Infinity is the first esports club in the region to partner with TikTok for these purposes. Our collaboration with Infinity Esports aims to bring the experience and [...]

AMCNI-LA to represent Flamengo Esports advertising sales

AMC Networks International Latin America (AMCNI-LA) announced it has ran an agreement with Simplicity Esports and Gaming Company  to exclusively represent Brazilian football club Flamengos Esports department -called Flamengo Esports- advertising sales. Initially created as a football club, Flamengo has a great numbers of followers, especially in Brazil, and its new version, Flamengo Esports is [...]

Montecable bets on eSports and broadcasts new Counter Strike competition

Uruguayan pay TV operator Montecable continues betting on eSports and announced it will initially broadcast until July La Liga Pro, the Counter Strike: Global Offensive (CS: GO) competition, developed by Temporada de Juegos and AMC Networks International Latin America. Until now, the tournament was only available on the official Temporada de Juegos YouTube, Facebook and [...]

Turner bets on eSports on CDF again to replace professional football broadcasts in the country

As a way of replacing professional football broadcasts due to the Coronavirus pandemic, the Chilean Football Channel (CDF) announced that it will broadcast the second Entel eSports 2020 edition, an eSports competition that will bring together football and entertainment icons from the country through the FIFA 2020 video game. The tournament is being developed since [...]

Riot Games Brazil trusts VSN for its E-sports content archive

Riot Games, the League of Legends (LoL) developer and organizer of the Brazilian League of Legends (CBLoL) championship, has relied on VSN’s software to organize, edit and distribute the content generated in their massive events using VSNExplorer MAM. Due to the challenge that involves broadcasting these type of events, Riot Games required a dedicated deep [...]

SBT develops FIFA 20 league with Brazilian football players

The Brazilian TV channel SBT (Sistema Brasileiro de Televisão) announced that, starting today, it will be in charge of the organization of ‘SBT All Stars’, a FIFA 20 competition that will take place between today and May 6th and can be watched through the official SBT Games Facebook and YouTube accounts. SBT has also confirmed [...]

Montecable dabbles in eSports with FIFA eNations StayAndPlay eFriendlies

Uruguayan pay TV operator Montecable broadcast this weekend (April 24th and 25th) the FIFA eNations StayAndPlay eFriendlies eSports event, exclusively for the country, through its HD Events channel and its MCGoLive platform, recently released on Android TV. The event consisted of a live online football world cup, organized by FIFA, in which 43 football teams [...]

TyC Sports to be the official BLAST Premier CS: GO broadcaster in Latin America

With the aim of going on with the development of its e-sports strategy in Argentina and Latin America, TyC Sports officially announced that it will broadcast the BLAST Premier CS: GO, the professional Counter Strike league, after running a partnership agreement with BLAST. The agreement includes the live broadcast on the OTT TyC Sports Play [...]