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Mediapro acquires Spanish esports league

Friday 7 October 2016 | 09:02 CET | News
Spanish broadcaster Mediapro has announced the acquisition of a majority stake in Fandroid, the entity that manages Spain's leading esports league LVP (Liga de Videojuegos Profesional). Fandroid was created in 2009 by six young professional gamers, with the national finals first broadcast in 2011 and the most recent June 2016 edition attracting 300,000 viewers. Fandroid also owns retransmission rights for the main international League of Legends events. Mediapro said its acquisition is aimed at creating the largest European esports league.

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Companies: Mediapro
Countries: Spain
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