BOSTON – Today we have announced Twitch as the official and exclusive streaming service of the Boston Uprising and its players. The partnership with Twitch will provide a global means to foster the growth of the Uprising and its group of team partners, including the opportunity to brand the stream with additional partner logos.
“We are excited for the opportunity to team up with an industry leader such as Twitch,” said Chris Loranger, President of Gaming for The Kraft Group. “As the popularity of esports continues to ascend, the importance of a quality streaming service cannot be understated. This deal will serve as an invitation for others around the globe to see more of what the Overwatch League has to offer.”
The Uprising remain in contention for a postseason spot as the inaugural season of Overwatch League continues through June 17. Playoffs are scheduled from July 11-21 with the grand final taking place on July 27-28 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY. For more information on Overwatch League, visit www.overwatchleague.com.