UNITED KINGDOM -- April 9, 2020 -- Method have announced a long-term partnership with DouYu, a Chinese live video platform with a focus on video game live streams. This partnership will see Method and DouYu continue to collaborate on broadcasting Method’s Race to World First event to a Chinese audience, in addition to a selection of Method players streaming on the DouYu platform.
Working together with DouYu has been an important step in Method’s mission to establish the Race to World First as a global esports event. We are excited to take our collaboration with DouYu to the next level. This partnership will give Chinese viewers the ability to directly engage with Method’s players.
- Sascha Steffens, Method Co-CEO.
Douyu.com, established in 2014, is the first and the largest live-streaming video sharing platform in China. DouYu has rich operating experience and mature technical support, to ensure the best user experience. The daily page views of the entire site exceed 10 million.
Founded as a World of Warcraft guild in 2005, Method is now a global, world championship winning esports organisation with 7 teams and over 70 world class players. In addition to housing one of the largest live stream teams in esports, Method also hosts a number of highly successful original events such as the Race to World First and Method Mayhem.