The Esports Premier League (ESPL) has announced Loco as its exclusive digital broadcast partner for the event’s second season. All second-season matches will be live-streamed on Loco’s app and website (loco.gg).
Loco is a virtual setup of gaming communities that provides fruitful opportunities to video game content creators and their viewers.
This year’s league will involve esports players from the country in the most popular battle royale game, ‘BATTLEGROUNDS MOBILE INDIA (BGMI),’ with a big prize pool of Rs. 1 million.
Talking about the announcement, ESPL Director Vishwalok Nath said, “With shared values and a compelling gaming proposition, we are super excited to team up with India’s leading gaming streaming platform Loco.
“We are pleased to be working together with the team to create interesting and engaging content for the esports fans and the community out there. We are always keen to associate with brands that share the same passion for esports as us and are looking forward to a fruitful association.”
Commenting on the partnership, Ashwin Suresh, Founder of Loco said, “Loco will play a pivotal role in growing the fanbase for ESPL and providing yet another entertaining experience for the Indian gaming community. As the exclusive broadcast partner for the league, we will provide fans with tons of exclusive content and a chance to interact with their favourite streamers. We’re excited to partner with the India Today Group on this landmark esports league as we continue to actively support the growth of the esports ecosystem in India.”