Twitch Named Official Live Streaming Partner of The Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3

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  1. Da Ill One

    Da Ill One Rockstar Mod

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    SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Twitch, the world’s leading video platform and community for gamers, today announced it will be the official live streaming partner of Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3). The partnership with the tradeshow’s owner, Entertainment Software Association (ESA), is a three year agreement beginning with E3 2014 that will heighten the global presence for the leading video game event.

    “We look forward to partnering with Twitch and extending E3’s worldwide reach to billions of consumers.”

    E3 2014 takes place on June 10-12 at the Los Angeles Convention Center where Twitch will have a prominent booth in the South Hall. Twitch’s E3 channel will be integrated into all parts of the convention’s presence, including E3 Insider and In addition, the Twitch feed will be featured on monitors spread throughout the convention halls, as well as the lounges and press center.

    “Live video has changed the video game industry in a fundamental way and transformed how gamers learn, communicate and share their passion for games,” said Jonathan Simpson-Bint, chief revenue officer, Twitch. “Twitch looks forward to deepening consumers’ E3 online experience with top E3 news, original interviews, and behind-the-scenes E3 footage.”

    E3 is the annual must-attend, three-day event where the video game industry unites to showcase and unveil the future of games. Because it brings together a passionate and targeted audience, Twitch and E3’s online presence reaches millions of industry insiders before, during, and after the show.

    "E3 is the leading computer and video game event in the world. It is known and respected as the launch pad for the latest in video game news,” said Rich Taylor, senior vice president of communications and industry affairs at ESA. “We look forward to partnering with Twitch and extending E3’s worldwide reach to billions of consumers.”

    For more information on Twitch, visit our press center and blog.

    About Twitch

    Twitch is the world’s leading video platform and community for gamers. More than 45 million gamers gather every month on Twitch to broadcast, watch and chat about gaming. Twitch’s video platform is the backbone of both live and on-demand distribution for the entire video game ecosystem. This includes game publishers, developers, media outlets, industry conventions and press conferences, casual gamers and gaming for charity events. Twitch also caters to the entire esports industry, spanning the top pro players, tournaments, leagues, talk shows and organizations. Learn more at

    Chase, 415-810-0995
    PR Director
    Matthew DiPietro, 415-722-3136
    Vice President of Marketing

    Source is Twitch press release
  2. Wickett

    Wickett Administrator

    Feb 6, 2014
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    This sounds cool. I'm wondering now if we'll see any significant changes with how E3 is broadcasted. Will we see more videos playing? Looking forward to it.