1. cageymaru

    ESPN Sheds 2 Million Subscribers over the past Year

    Variety is reporting that Disney's annual report shows ESPN has lost 2 million subscribers over the past 12 months. The sports juggernaut's subscriber numbers have dropped from 88 million in September 2017 to 86 million in September 2018. The Disney Channel lost 3 million subscribers, Freeform...
  2. cageymaru

    ESPN Streaming Service Attracts 1 Million Paid Subscribers

    The $4.99 a month streaming video service from ESPN has attracted more than 1 million paid subscribers since its launch in April of this year. Disney, which owns ESPN has decided to pull its content from Netflix in favor of starting a branded streaming service dedicated to its movies and shows...
  3. DooKey

    ESPN, Disney XD and Blizzard Announce Telecast Agreement for Overwatch League

    Esports must be getting pretty good if ESPN and Disney are interested in it. They along with Blizzard announced an exclusive broadcasting deal for the Overwatch League that kicked off on both cable networks last night. With that said, I've tried watching some esports and I couldn't really get...
  4. DooKey

    Disney Launches New ESPN+ Streaming Service

    Disney has just joined the ranks of streaming content providers with their new ESPN+ service. Disney has never done anything like this before and it makes sense for them to offer their flagship sports product to the masses like this. I guess they've seen the ESPN numbers dropping on traditional...
  5. R

    ESPN Streaming Service Will Launch This Spring

    ESPN has unveiled more details about it's streaming service in Disney's earnings call yesterday. The service will be called ESPN Plus, and will cost $4.99 a month when it launches this spring. ESPN Plus will be built in to ESPN's mobile app, which will be redesigned for the new service. The app...
  6. R

    Madden NFL 18 Coming to ESPN

    ESPN has made an announcement today that themselves, Disney, and the NFL have signed a multiyear deal to broadcast the Madden NFL Championship Series and future leagues surrounding the franchise. The agreement will broadcast two Madden-based leagues: The Madden NFL 18 Club Championship and the...