eGG Network, the Southeast Asian esports channel owned by Malaysia’s ASTRO, has partnered with Indonesian cellular operator Telkomsel to make its content available on Telkomsel’s streaming app, MAXstream. Telkomsel’s 112 million data subscribers will now be able to watch more tournaments and gaming content from eGG Network for free.
MAXstream is a video application launched by Telkomsel that features thousands of movies, TV shows and cartoons.
Lee Choong Khay, Chief of Sports – Astro said, “We are thrilled that the esports community in Indonesia can now watch the biggest tournaments and most exciting gaming content on eGG Network, an esports channel created especially for ASEAN gamers. Together with Telkomsel, we look forward to engaging with Indonesian gamers with great content and on-ground events.
“We have successfully organised three seasons of the Mobile Legends Professional League in Malaysia and Singapore, and aim to expand our tournaments to more ASEAN countries.”
Crispin Tristram, Telkomsel’s Head of Digital Lifestyle said, “It has been our commitment to make MAXstream as a quality video streaming application where our customers can enjoy various digital video entertainments that suit any of their interests and needs.
“Esports itself is having a significant growth of fans in Indonesia, hence we are very excited to have esports channel from eGG Network as our additional content on MAXstream to offer to our customers. This also proves that MAXstream will continue to grow as a marketplace for all Telkomsel’s video content provider partners.”