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24-hour video game channel coming to Canada

Media | 02/15/2017 7:54 pm EST

A Canadian broadcaster and an international entertainment provider are joining forces to bring to Canada a 24-hour channel dedicated to video gaming. The deal between Canadian broadcaster Super Channel, owned by Allarco Entertainment 2008 Inc. and the United Kingdom-based Ginx TV Ltd. will “target millions of gaming enthusiasts and players in Canada and feature live eSports events, news and gaming lifestyle programming,” a Wednesday press release said. “Canada has long been in our sights,” GinX eSportsTV CEO Michiel Bakker said in the release. “It...