Broke records for an event of fighting games.
Almost 5 million viewers followed the end of the Street Fighter V in Evolution Championship Series 2017.
According to informs Capcom, this event emitted for the second year in a row on ESPN2, and for the first time in Disney XD’s accumulated 3.1 million followers, in addition to the 1.65 million Twitch, making a total of $ 4.75 million. “This is more impressive considering that the tournament of SF V in EVO is issued during the same time period that the premiere of Game of Thrones season 7″.
The year past the end of Street Fighter V in Evo 2016 achieved an average or 201,000 viewers, with a total of 1.95 million unique viewers in the broadcast of ESPN2. In 2017, the half on ESPN2, and Disney XD is estimated at 271.000, more losing 216,000 in Twitch.
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