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Ginx Esports TV launches on Iflix

Ginx Esports TV has agreed a multi-territory Asian distribution deal with emerging markets SVOD service, Iflix. Ginx’s linear TV channel and video-on-demand offering will be available to Iflix subscribers in 13 territories across Asia – including Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia, the Philippines, Vietnam, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Cambodia, Bangladesh and Pakistan. The Ginx Esports TV channel will […]

Ginx Esports TV launches on Swisscom

UK-headquartered Ginx Esports TV has launched on Swisscom in Switzerland, offering coverage of eSports tournaments, news, lifestyle programmes and documentaries. “We’re very excited to bring Ginx Esports TV to Switzerland for the first time,” said Iza Piotrowska, director of affiliate sales for Ginx TV. “We look forward to be working with Swisscom to establish Ginx […]

Ginx Esports TV to leave Virgin Media in HD row

Ginx Esports TV is due to pull its channel from the Virgin Media platform in the UK over a row about picture quality and contract terms. In a statement, Ginx said that it has terminated its contract with Virgin over its failure to launch the Ginx TV channel in high definition. However, Virgin Media claimed […]

Ginx Esports TV launches in Latin America

Ginx Esports TV is due to launch in Latin America via over-the-top TV platform Zapping TV. Ginx TV aims to offer an “authentic eSports voice on TV” and is available in 40-plus countries around the world. “We are very happy to take our first step in South America with Zapping TV. Ginx TV creates and […]

Ginx Esports TV launches on Sky Italia

eSports channel Ginx Esports TV has launched in Italy on the Sky Italia platform. Ginx said the launch was its fourth in recent months following carriage deals in Northern and Southern Europe. The Moto GP17 Esport Championship Final takes place at Gran Premio Motul de la Comunitat Valenciana today, and Sky Italia is linking its […]

Telekom Austria in deal with Ginx Esports TV

Ginx Esports TV has struck deal with Telekom Austria Group that will see the eSports channel made available across Europe on Eutelsat 16A and distributed to most of the Austrian telco’s subsidiaries. The deal is the third launch for Ginx Esports TV in recent months, following carriage deals in South Africa and Israel. Ginx Esports […]

Sky and ITV commit £1.55m to eSports broadcaster Ginx TV

Sky has invested £1.55 million in eSports broadcaster Ginx TV, with UK broadcaster ITV set to invest an equal amount in the firm. Both Sky and ITV have the option to buy further holdings in Ginx, which claims to run the largest eSports TV channel in the world with distribution to 37 million households globally. The […]

Sky boosts Sky Q online offering with food, comedy, e-sports

Sky is adding content from Tastemade, Comedy Central, Vice, Copa90, Ginx eSports TV and Machinima to the online video section of its Sky Q advanced TV offering. The latest raft of agreements add to a short-form content line-up that includes Funny or Die, Red Bull, GoPro and Jamie Oliver’s Food Tube and James Corden’s Carpool Karaoke. […]

Sky and ITV partner on eSports channel

Sky and ITV have partnered with video gaming TV network Ginx to relaunch what they claim is the UK and Ireland’s only 24-hour eSports TV station.  GINX eSports TV is due to go live on the Sky platform on June 23 and ITV and Sky are expected to take minority stakes in the business to […]