Felix Kjellberg, the YouTuber higher often known as PewDiePie, has signed an unique live-streaming take care of YouTube. The transfer comes almost exactly one year after Kjellberg introduced that he was streaming solely on DLive, a small blockchain-based live-streaming website.
Based on the press launch, Kjellberg is worked up to go again to his dwelling pastures. “Reside streaming is one thing I’m focusing so much on in 2020 and past, so to have the ability to associate with YouTube and be on the forefront of latest product options is particular and thrilling for the longer term,” he stated.
Kjellberg’s acquisition is the newest huge identify becoming a member of YouTube for live-streaming; lately, the platform has been throwing its weight (and cash!) round to seize unique offers with streaming stars like CouRage, Typical Gamer, and Valkyrae. Kjellberg’s transfer was considerably predictable; I solely marvel how a lot the deal was value. Clearly, YouTube isn’t the one platform snapping up streamers — Mixer, Twitch, and Fb have gotten within the recreation too. Anyway: as all the time, when you’ve got any particulars, please don’t hesitate to get in contact.