36:E-Sports and the Big Ten Network

In this episode of Underpaid Gamers Podcast Tony and Justin discuss the continual rise of E-Sports in colleges. Listeners will also get an update on the most recent video game and entertainment news. Listen in for a good time! Share, like, comment, and rate! Join the conversation by tweeting @UPgamerspodcast

Episode Notes

CS:GO Union?

Big Ten Network partners with Riot games to broadcast LoL college tournament Michigan State Spartans vs Ohio STATE Buckeyes

-Pax East 2016 April 22nd

Streaming rights? Big Ten Network and network tv or twitch and other online streams?

-American audiences?

-13 of the 14 Big Ten schools have eSports clubs

MLG Columbus breaks viewing records for CS:GO with 1.6 million total viewers

Eports are foreign dominated games. Maybe a hard sell in North America?

Smash Summit 2 April 21!

Halo at Winter X-Games. Call of Duty has been at 2 X-Games in the past.

Also Counterstrike

Hearthstone and Halo are North American driven


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