Google Alphabet Invested Chushou, China Mobile eSport Steaming Platform

Alphabet Inc’s (GOOGL.O) Google invested in Chushou 触手直播平台, Chinese live streaming eSports platform that specializes in mobile game livestreams. Chushou announced the Google infusion is part of a $120 million round of funding the company said will help it expand globally.

Chushou features more than 8 million unique users since first launching in 2015 with average of 250,000 players live streams a day.

Chushou has built an impressive platform, with a dedicated and quickly growing base of content creators and consumers, and smart expansion plans,

said Frank Lin, who handles corporate development for Google in North Asia.

Source: Reuters: Google eyes Chinese e-sports market with investment in Chushou