Viacom Acquires Stake In Defy Media, Which Buys Viacom Digital Game Assets | Variety

Defys other game channels include The Escapist and Gamefront. These outstanding brands (from Viacom) represent meaningful and diverse revenue opportunities we aim to expand across our existing brand portfolio, Defy Media CEO MattDiamond said. All told, Defysowned-and-operated reach now tops155 million monthly unique viewers, who watch more than 400 million monthly videos, the company said. The brands ahve40 million YouTube subscribers and 55 million followers on social media, and its video-viewing mobile apps havebeen downloadedmore than10 milliontimes. Privately held Defy Media is also backed by ZelnickMedia, Lionsgate and ABS Capital.

Verizon Digital Media Services Launches Advanced Video Technology to Improve Content Delivery and End-User Experience - MarketWatch

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