Gaming app of YouTube has launched finally in India. While the site’s desktop version was live for some time, now, the YouTube gaming app is launched for both iOS and Android users in India.
The YouTube Launch
The launch was announced on the Google India blog and it stated that it is built for gamers and favorite games with more videos. All gaming related videos are automatically pulled in and live streamed to YouTube Gaming from their channel. There are over 25,000 games and every game would have its own page and this is going to be the perfect place for live streams and best videos. Channels can also be found from YouTube creators and game publishers.
Last year, in the month of August, Google entered the gaming arena which was dominated by Twitch with the launch of YouTube gaming. With YouTube Gaming’s rollout, the public debut of online venue was marked wherein commentary, on-demand snippets and live-play can be found by game-lovers.
The service was 1st launched in US and UK last year. In the year 2014, Twitch, the US online retail giant was brought by Amazon.
E3 comes in June
The Electronic Entertainment Expo, or E3, will launch in the month of June. The video platform has a lot planned ahead for the E3 launch. With E3, users will be able to browse videos and see live streams. They can also chat with other gamers and vote for their favorite game trailers in the Trauler Battle. And this is just the tip of the iceberg. There is more that They have planned for their launch in 12th June.
On Monday it will be a whole 12-hour event that will feature YoTube Live and Geoff Keighley will be present at the event. But this is only the first of the Live Streams that will follow.