Rift Rivals takes the week with some cross-continental League of Legends, whereas the Russian-language stream of ESL One Cologne retains some eyes off of Fb.
Each week, TEO releases an inventory of the highest 10 Twitch esports channels, ranked by complete variety of hours watched, from Monday by way of Sunday, with information compiled utilizing TEO Audience Insights.
League of Legends
The highest League of Legends competitions in NA, EU, Korea and, nicely, all 14 areas truly, took a break final week for Rift Rivals. This annual competitors sees every area’s high groups, combat amongst themselves in 5 separate worldwide LAN tournaments.
The official Riot Games Twitch channel often solely broadcasts video games from the Europe and North America. This week, nonetheless, the channel not solely showcased the NA vs. EU matchups, but in addition these of the LCK vs. LPL vs. LMS. Dividing up the person broadcasts, we will see how the 2 separate tournaments carried out:
NA vs. EU
Complete Hours Watched: 1.4M
Max CCV: 127.2K
Avg CCV: 68.9K
LCK vs. LPL vs. LMS
Complete Hours Watched: 990.4K
Max CCV: 62.1K
Avg CCV: 36.0K
Korea, China, and the LMS (which represents Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Macao) are thought of the three best areas in League of Legends . Regardless of this, it seems the English-native language areas have been the winners when it comes viewership. The explanations for this vary from the apparent (low native social media assist for the East Asian groups), to extra delicate (much less post-game content material from the English casting expertise in China).
Counter-Strike: International Offensive
ESL One Cologne, sometimes called the “Cathedral of Counter-Strike ,” is among the precept esports occasions for Valve’s FPS. Nevertheless, this was the primary 12 months through which the occasions didn’t make their option to Twitch. As a result of unique settlement between ESL and Facebook (for the English and Portuguese broadcasts for ESL One and the ESL Professional League), solely the Russian language stream from the RuHub studio made it to our Prime 10. However, it was a powerful efficiency, accruing 1.7M complete hours watched and a Max CCV of 108.1K.
Heroes of the Storm
After common appearances in our Prime 10, Blizzard Entertainment’s all-star MOBA breaks into third place. The sport runs a multi-regional league competitors not in contrast to Riot Video games’ multitude of regional tournaments, besides that each one English language broadcasts exit by way of Blizzard’s central Twitch channel. In a very robust seven days of viewership, the Heroes of the Storm International Championship (HGC) peaked at 30.2K max CCV in the course of the match between standard squads Tempo Storm and Group Octalysis.
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