The SMITE Launch Tournament Grand Finals will be held on Sunday, March 30th during the Video Content Creators Expo in Atlanta, Georgia. During the tournament, teams from across North America and Europe will compete for a live online audience for a $150,000 prize package.
The reach of online video now rivals television, and gaming content is one of the fastest growing segments. According to Nielsen, YouTube reaches more US adults age 18-34 than any cable network and Games are the second most popular category on YouTube just behind Music. Live-streaming of video games on the internet is now viewed by over 45 million unique viewers every month according to streaming leader Twitch.TV.
Read more about the SMITE participation at the expo and the tournament finals.