Dailymotion starts 2015 by launching Dailymotion Games, a new live-streaming platform for gamers

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Dailymotion (dailymotion.com) today announced the launch of Dailymotion Games (games.dailymotion.com), a new live-streaming platform dedicated to gaming. The website, powered by Dailymotion’s industry-leading video and live-streaming technology, offers the gaming and electronic sports community a custom-built environment for viewing, sharing, uploading and streaming personal gaming and gaming competitions.

Dailymotion Games is Dailymotion’s newest venture and represents a move into a strong sector for the company. Gaming content on Dailymotion currently generates more than 180 million video views per month* and according to comScore, also attracts more than 11 million unique visitors per month globally**.

Some of Dailymotion’s key partners include noted gaming and esports brands like Eclypsia, Millenium, joinDOTA, OnGameNet, IGN, JeuxVideo.com, Gamespot or Gamekult.

Since 2011, with the first Dailymotion Cup on Starcraft, Dailymotion has accompanied eSport growth on the Internet.” said Martin Rogard, Dailymotion’s chief operating officer. “Dailymotion Games is entirely dedicated to eSports fans and streamers who come together every evening to form an amazingly talented and gregarious community. Over the coming months, we will significantly increase our investment in the eSport domain to ensure worldwide recognition of all our talented content producers.

With Dailymotion Games, live streamers can easily create live streams, monitor them through a dedicated control panel and monetize their content via user-controlled video advertisements. Similarly, general users can easily discover and find content by using the site’s recommendation engines, search bar, and filtering tools. To provide a fully immersive, community experience, a state-of-the-art chat system accompanies all live streams to allow for real-time conversations between live streamers and viewers.

Additionally, Dailymotion Games apps are available for download on smartphones, tablets (iOS and Android) and PS4 so users can watch live streams at any time on almost all devices and on television.

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Website: http://games.dailymotion.com
iOS: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/dailymotion-games/id948003151
Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.dailymotion.games

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About Dailymotion
With 128 million monthly unique visitors (Comscore, 2014) on its website, almost 300 million of people who have seen a video through its video player monthly (sitecalatyst, 2014) and over 2.5 billion video views every month, Dailymotion is one of the biggest video platform and the most popular European site – across all categories – in the world according to comScore.

Dailymotion offers an international catalogue of tens of millions of HD videos across all digital devices (computers, mobile devices, connected TVs and tablets) and thanks to its partnerships from all over the world, provides free access to premium and live content such as cultural events, sport competitions or breaking news as it happens, and allows its users to watch free or on-demand movies, series or creative and exclusive content.

Dailymotion is available around the world in 18 different languages and 35 localised versions featuring local home pages and local content.
For further information, please visit www.dailymotion.com.