Thursday, October 23, 2014
From the 10/17 Press Release
Azubu, the premiere global eSports streaming platform, will begin its high-quality coverage of the League of Legends World Championship Finals tomorrow at 11:45pm PST as teams Samsung White (SW) and Star Horn Royal Club (SHRC) battle for the ultimate title in competitive gaming. Featuring live broadcasts powered by Brightcove technology and seamless live stats throughout the stream, Azubu’s dedicated World Championship destination is for eSports and gaming fans craving more than just a stream.
“We have created a unique viewing experience for the fans and can’t wait to deliver it with tomorrow’s Finals,” said Matt Gunnin, Director of Content at Azubu. “With our one-of-a-kind World Championship microsite, the audience has a single destination for all things WC.”
Azubu’s dedicated World Championship site features:
- Real Time Stat Overlays - View key player and game stats which will update live during the action. Fans can choose which stats they want to see in real time.
- Pre-Pre-Show – Tune into Azubu prior to the Finals for “The Azubu Worlds Pre-Show, Featuring Rift Rant”, the Pre-Pre-Show to end all Pre-Pre-Shows, all leading up to the Pre-Show at 11:45pm PST on Saturday, October 18.
- Chat with Pros and Friends – The interactive chat channel supports multiple languages, with major eSports luminaries interacting during the action.
- Post-Game Wrap Ups - Pros and the eSportspedia team break down the action and review highlights following the games.
- Embeddable Stream
To learn more, check out the official Azubu website.