A 2 year deal was struck in which Amazon’s Twitch acquired streaming rights for Blizzard Esports events. ¬†Without any mention on the highly anticipated Overwatch league, all other currently planned competitive events were named; including, HOTS: Global Championship, Hearthstone Championship Tour, World of Warcraft Arena Championship, Overwatch Apex, and Starcraft 2 World Championship. Frank Pierce, CEO of Blizzard Entertainment, made a statement enforcing ties between the two companies. ¬†While nothing is really changing, as these type of events have always been streamed on Twitch, this move prevents a lot third party competition affecting both companies as Activision-Blizzard has vested interests in the Esports with theRead More →