…in a tweet.
…apparently blithely unaware of projects like Gamescast.tv. (Or maybe not? @PHedemark at least seems rather down on the project.)
I can only come up with one plausible reason for this, and it reminds me of the Futurama episode ‘The Problem with Popplers.’
GILLMAN Good point, not interested. But these Popplers, these are great. How much you sell 'em for? FRY A dollar a dozen. GILLMAN You'll never make money that way. You supply 'em to me and I'll sell 'em for two bucks a dozen at my restaurants. I'll even pay you a dollar a dozen. BENDER Yes! I'm gonna be rich.
The explosion in the diversity of of live streams being produced by individuals and smaller outfits is a tremendous asset to the scene as a whole. I can only extrapolate a strategy towards MLG-centered consolidation from this…but as always, could be perfectly benign informal polling.
If anything it provides another topic of conversation for this evening.