ELEAGUE put in a direct comparison with NBA and more

Esports saw its first mainstream TV debut with ELEAGUE, the CS: GO tournament which started a couple of weeks ago on TBS network to be the first tournament broadcasted on a national TV. With the success ELEAGUE had so far, can we now compare it to other tournaments of real sports?

According to GameLoco report, ELEAGUE attracted over 509 average viewers since its debut May 26. This number of viewers surpassed the average viewership of NBA’s current season on NBA TV as well as NHL on NBC Sports. Even though the numbers are quite big and amazing, they’re still no match for the NBA season on other channels, as TNT, ESPN and abc have 1.7m to 3.9 million viewers on average.

We remind you again that ELEAGUE is still the first experience on national TV, so just it being compared to any real sports league is impressive by itself and it’ll surely become bigger and bigger as the market and demand continue to grow.

Sam Edge

A passionate gamer who loves to try all kinds of games , has no problem to go back and play some retro classic games between a time and another as he still thinks it was the golden era of the industry . Always up-to-date with the latest gaming news and technologies.

شارك
نشرت بواسطة
Sam Edge

اخبار جديدة

Earn free Fortnite battle pass with this simple way

Even though Fortnite is a free game, we still want to get our hands on some of its cosmetics free…

4 hours مضت

Big hit for many champions include Yasuo with patch 9.4 in League of Legends

Riot is planning to nerfs many champions including Yasuo and more with upcoming patch 9.4, according to the latest PBE…

2 days مضت

Valve fixes a CS: GO radar exploit that was reportedly abused by a pro team

This little CS: GO exploit could have gone unnoticed for a long time, but MIBR player Epitácio "TACO" de Melo put…

2 days مضت

Ninja wins first Apex Legends tournament, one point away from second place

Apex Legends had been out for just two weeks and we are now witnessing the end of its first tournament…

2 days مضت

New Call of Duty title leaked? Former dev debunks Infinite Warefare 2 rumors

Soon after rumors emerged that the 2019 version of the famous Call of Duty game was actually Infinite Warefare 2,…

3 days مضت

The power rankings of LCS Spring Split 2019 week two

During the second week of LCS spring split 2019 we really saw how NA likes to play, and by that…

3 days مضت