"Social video platform Twitch today announced it has renewed its exclusive broadcasting partnership by extending a long-term deal with Team Liquid, one of the world’s most successful premier
The partnership has been around since 2011 and, "aims to continue Team Liquid and Twitch’s collaboration on
This announcement comes on the heels of Twitch's announcement to expand partner subscription plans as well as their affiliate program.
According to John Howell, VP of Global Partnerships at Twitch, the decision to renew their partnership with Team Liquid was a no-brainer. "Team Liquid was among the initial teams that helped cement Twitch's role as the industry leader in live gaming video," said Howell. "We treasure the relationship we've built with Victor, Steve, and the entire Team Liquid organization and look forward to
For Steve Arhancet, the Co-CEO of Team Liquid, staying with Twitch has a lot to do with keeping to what made Team Liquid successful in starting. "Before many other brands came on board, Twitch’s commitment to
Most recently, Team Liquid's League of Legends team was faced with the relegation tournament. After a 5-13 split, they went through the relegation tournament with a 2-0 record and reclaimed their spot in the NA LCS.