Felix Kjellberg, the YouTuber higher generally known as PewDiePie, has signed an unique live-streaming cope with YouTube. The transfer comes almost exactly one year after Kjellberg introduced that he was streaming completely on DLive, a small blockchain-based live-streaming web site.
In accordance with the press launch, Kjellberg is worked up to move again to his dwelling pastures. “Dwell streaming is one thing I’m focusing quite a bit on in 2020 and past, so to have the ability to accomplice with YouTube and be on the forefront of recent product options is particular and thrilling for the long run,” he mentioned.
Kjellberg’s acquisition is the most recent huge identify becoming a member of YouTube for live-streaming; just 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 sport too. Anyway: as all the time, you probably have any particulars, please don’t hesitate to get in contact.