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Typical Gamer Signs A New Exclusive Streaming Deal With YouTube

This week, YouTube announced that they have signed a new exclusive streaming deal with Canadian gaming creator Andre "Typical Gamer" Rebelo. He announced the news yesterday in a new video, which you can watch below, as he'll be holding a celebratory livestream today. The details of the new deal were not made available, but we're […]

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Quibi Cancels Launch Party, Upfronts Impacted Over Coronavirus Concerns

The growing outbreak of the coronavirus (COVID-19) is being felt all across the pop culture landscape. Earlier today, we reported on how Jeopardy! and Wheel of Fortune have shifted to tapings without studio audiences over health concerns. As public health official continue to warn against attending events with large crowds, we're learning that shortform digital […]

Activision Blizzard & Google Announces Multi-Year "Strategic Relationship"

Activision Blizzard's Move To YouTube Was Worth $160m

Well, now we know what got Activision Blizzard to move from Twitch to YouTube so quickly with their broadcasts with a very lucrative deal. Last month the company abruptly moved over to the platform for all their esports streaming in what at the time was simply announced as a "multi-year strategic partnership". We now know […]


StreamElements Opens Custom Streamers Merch Store With SE.Merch

StreamElements Opens Custom Streamers Merch Store With SE.Merch

StreamElements announced today that they are giving streamers from all platforms a new custom merch store option called SE.Merch. The shorthand is that those who decide to sign up for it will be given a storefront in which they can pick from an array of items to have their branding attached to and sold through […]

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StreamElements & WotC Partner For "Magic: The Gathering" Creator Program

StreamElements has announced today that they have formed a new partnership with Wizards of the Coast to forge the Magic: The Gathering Creator Program. The program will be using StreamElements' SE.CAP system, which will allow them to manage and grow their influencer program across YouTube, Facebook, Mixer, Instagram, and Twitch. The program is now open […]

YouTube Signs LazarBeam, Muselk, & Valkyrae To New Streaming Deals

YouTube finally makes a bit of noise in the streaming game this month by signing three gamers to exclusive deals on their platform. The three gaming creators signed to new deals are LazarBeam, Muselk, and Valkyrae. The deals officially go into effect starting tomorrow, January 14th, 2020. To mark the occasion, Muselk will host a […]

StreamElements & Arsenal Releases Q4 Streaming Industry Results

This week, StreamElements along with Arsenal.gg released a report on the Q4 results of streaming media and the trends within that industry. You can read over the full report here, but here's a shorthand of the highlights. Facebook Gaming managed to grow on several fronts, due in part to their recent signings of permanent streamers. […]


“Doctor Who”: BBC Releases Video of Modern Companions’ First Moments [Video]

"Doctor Who": BBC Looks Backs on Our Modern Companions' First Moments [VIDEO]

I was wondering what this weekend's long Doctor Who archival recap video would be. Without any new episodes this year, the BBC is trying to keep fans hyped up with retrospect videos and clips. This time, it's a half-hour compilation of the modern era companions' first moments. By "modern era", I mean the current version […]

YouTube Gaming Announces New Streaming Deal With Lachlan

YouTube Gaming Announces New Streaming Deal With Lachlan

Another streamer makes a play to call somewhere else beyond Twitch home as Lachlan announced he is moving to YouTube Gaming. The gamer has been on the rise the past couple years and scored big earlier this month during Fortnite's "black hole" event where they trolled their fans. Aside from signing with YouTube for a […]

YouTube To Release First Interactive Special "A Heist With Markiplier"

YouTube To Release First Interactive Special "A Heist With Markiplier"

Markiplier is no stranger to making interactive adventures, as he's made a couple for his own channel. Now he's making one specific for YouTube. Mark "Markiplier" Fischbach got together with the folks at Rooster Teeth to produce a brand new adventure, which will debut on October 30th, 2019. We have the trailer and brief description […]

Nike's Basketball Signature Line Gets New Geeky Colorways

Nike's Basketball Signature Line Gets New Geeky Colorways

This morning, Nike showed off a new set of Colorways coming to a few of their basketball signature lines, each of them coming with a geeky theme. The four lines have designs matching up with items for SpongeBob SquarePants, YouTube, and NASA. You can check out all four here, along with their descriptions and release […]

StreamElements Research Shows Ninja Did Little To Help Mixer So Far

StreamElements, who work with all four of the major social streaming services we know, released new numbers that negate Ninja's move to Mixer. As we all know, Ninja made the move to the platform a few months ago, both for money and to find some freedom from Twitch's system. According to a new infographic released […]


“Let’s Play” : WEBTOON Debuts Anime Adaptation of Their Popular Webcomic Serial

"Let's Play": Popular WEBTOON Webcomic Adapted as Anime Short [TRAILER]

Let's Play, the popular webcomic serial on WEBTOON has been adapted into an anime short this week. WEBTOON is the most-read comics publisher in the world here. They're the most-read digital publisher in the world, and they want to be much more. They want to be a multimedia empire and are slowly working away at that. One of […]



Interview: Mini Ladd Chats About His Career & His New Tour

One of the more prominent names in the Let's Play community who haven't abandoned YouTube yet is Craig Thompson, better known to his fans as Mini Ladd. With a career that's been over a decade long and a healthy gaming career, Thompson has decided to embark on a brand new venutre: touring. The Demonetized Tour […]