March 14th was a momentous day; the gaming world finally became mainstream. Hip-hop star Drake joined professional video game player “Ninja” (a.k.a. Tyler Belvins) for a live gaming session to play Fortnite: Battle Royale. Drake and Ninja’s stream on Twitch drew a record-breaking 628,000 concurrent viewers to the channel. This impromptu crossover event is already beingContinue Reading

Is pay-TV on the decline? The Oscars ratings are down. The 2018 Winter Olympics viewership was down eight percent. The entire broadcast industry has been reeling from the crack in the NFL’s rating shield. Even the Super Bowl’s viewing growth decreased this year despite an exciting game. It seems we are in the midst ofContinue Reading