Activision Blizzard have announcement their new developments in the acquisition of MLG.tv. The publisher giant has struck up a number of new partnerships, most notably Facebook, who will live stream their Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 tournament at MLG Anaheim on their social media service to their active 1.6 billion users.
Activision Blizzard have reported on outstanding viewership records which shattered previous Major CS:GO tournaments in the past. According to Activison Blizzard 1.6 million concurrent viewrers tuned in to the tournament on April 3rd.
Brazilian CS:GO team Luminosity finall grabbed a Major win after coming second in two consecutive tournaments. After pulling off two of the most memorable comebacks in the semi-finals against Team Liquid, Luminosity made quick work of Natus Vincere in the grand finals to secure their spot as Champions and $500,000.
The team is finally coming back in 2018, with a cast of familiar and new heroes serving as the Justice League’s covert ops team. At the San Diego Comic Con, Young Justice: Outsiders was officially shown off. Take a gander for yourself
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