Twitch has made their big play in the streaming wars. Dr. Lupo, Timthetatman and Lirik all announced they have re-signed with Twitch on multiyear deals. Full story with Andreas Stavropoulos at Dot Esports.
ESL has officially announced the location of the next CS:GO major. ESL One Rio 2020 will be held from May 21st-24th with 24 teams fighting for a major crown. This will be the first CS:GO major held in Brazil.
G2 Esports announced that it has received new investment from billionaire Joseph Tsai. Tsai is the owner of the NBA franchise the Brooklyn Nets, and a co-founder of Alibaba. Christina Settimi of Forbes reports that Tsai invested $10 million to become a minority owner.
Need a recap of PlayStation’s State of Play? You can find it right here.
Nintendo’s Indie World Showcase can be found here.