Category: Esports

U-Beat joins Totalplay’s grid in Mexico

After having announced its integration into the Skys channel offering, where it reached Mexico and other Latin American countries, the U-Beat channel (Mediapro Group) has now announced its addition into the programming grid of the Mexican pay TV operator Totalplay, expanding thus its reach in the country. The channel is now available exclusively for Sky [...]

LVP and Flow bet on esports with the Super Copa Flow 2020

As officially reported from Telecom Argentina last week, the Liga de Videojuegos Profesional (LVP; Grupo Mediapro) and Flow (Telecom Argentina’s platform) launched the Super Copa Flow 2020, by League of Legends, a video game developed by Riot Games. According to the information they reported, the tournament faces the league teams in a competition focused on [...]

Pablo Monti: ‘Introducing esports on the pay TV market will be successful in the future’

Another of the panels that made up the agenda of Sportv Series Latin America, the first virtual event developed by Dataxis last October 6th, was titled How to introduce the esports ‘boom’ in pay TV? The panel was starred by Damian Szafirsztein, Owner & Commercial Director at Gillette Infinity Esports Latam; Leonardo De Biase, Founder [...]

Turner continues betting on on esports at CDF with the Tour de Chile Esports 2020

Chilean Canal de Futbol (CDF – Turner) announced that, starting today, and in a new commitment to content linked to esports, it will broadcast the Tour de Chile Esports 2020. It is a new virtual cycling competition, that will be broadcast both on the channel’s screen, as well as through different platforms, including Estadio CDF, [...]

Claro now available in the esports market through 9z Team

The professional esports company 9z Team announced days ago an agreement with Claro (America Movil) for the telecommunications company to become the main sponsor of the team and, thus, enter the esports industry. As part of the agreement, 9z Team fans will be able to find on Claro Streaming, Claro’s new platform recently launched in [...]

Dataxis debates on how to integrate esports into the pay TV business

Dataxis held yesterday a new virtual panel, entitled How to integrate E-Sports, kings of social distancing, into pay TV business.  The panel featured different executives from the industry, such as Leo De Biase, Chief Relationship Officer at Bad Boy Leeroy; Jonathan Cisterna, General Manager at Temporada de Juegos; Damian Szafirsztein, Team Owner at Infinity Esports Latam; [...]

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

Tomorrow at 1:00 PM (ART), Dataxis will hold a new virtual panel, entitled How to integrate E-Sports, kings of social distancing, into pay TV business. The panel will feature different executives from the industry, such as Leo De Biase, Chief Relationship Officer at Bad Boy Leeroy; Jonathan Cisterna, General Manager at Temporada de Juegos; Damian [...]

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 [...]

Turner bets on E-Sports on CDF again through Mortal Kombat tournament

During July, the Chilean pay TV channel Canal de Futbol (CDF, Turner), is broadcasting a new E-Sports competition, which it called Torneo LG Mortal Kombat 11. The tournament is being broadcast on different digital platforms, such as Estadio CDF, Facebook, YouTube and Twitch, and on TV through CDF HD, Premium and Basic, and is being [...]