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

Twitch signs three year deal to globally broadcast the world’s premier video game event

E3 Expo 2014

SAN FRANCISCO--()--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.

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 E3Expo.com. 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 http://twitch.tv.

Contacts

Twitch
Chase, 415-810-0995
PR Director
chase@twitch.tv
@chasejustchase
or
Twitch
Matthew DiPietro, 415-722-3136
Vice President of Marketing

Release Summary

Twitch is named official streaming partner for the Entertainment Electronic Expo (E3) for the next three years. Twitch content will have a ubiquitous screen presence at E3 and its online sites.

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Contacts

Twitch
Chase, 415-810-0995
PR Director
chase@twitch.tv
@chasejustchase
or
Twitch
Matthew DiPietro, 415-722-3136
Vice President of Marketing