RuHub announced the merger of the three companies
01 March 2016
Affiliated with the sports organization Virtus.pro studio RuHub announced a merger with two other companies involved in lighting eSports tournaments and events. Yesterday on the official website of the team Virtus.pro reported that RuHub, Storm Studio and Studio post-production Virtus.pro together. It is no secret that before RuHub almost exclusively owned market coverage esports games. Now, market concentration - almost an established fact. Many experts attribute this business move as a result of last year's major infusion of USM Holdings holding company of Russian billionaire Alisher Usmanov's team Virtus.pro. Then it called transcendental for the Russian eSports amount of $ 100 million.
The new association, which will be called by the name of the beneficiary companies RuHub, his mission called qualitative coverage of tournaments and broadcasts eSports events to a wider audience. An important addition was the clear message that apart from DOTA 2, RuHub will illuminate as Counter Strike: Global Offensive, League of Legends, Heroes of the Storm, StarCraft II, and Hearthstone. So, you can expect improvements in broadcasts online gaming and eSports tournament in the new monopoly market?
Here is how this absorption RuHub Talents lead commentator Vitaly «V1lat» Volochay (Ukraine):
"Working commentator for several years, I came across a poor-quality work in the booths commentators who broadcast on the Russian-speaking audience.
However, after working together on the international tournaments The International in 2013, 2014 and 2015, we have shown the world their capabilities. And now many Western studios took our project as a case study for training new employees."
Comments top manager Andrey RuHub «x3m4eg» Grigoriev (Ukraine):
"The company was established in September last year, but then no one could imagine how quickly all will grow into a major project. In just six months, a small studio has become a big company. Now we are opening your own studio in Moscow and Kiev."
RuHub founded in 2015 on the eve of The International summer 2015. The company covered only DOTA 2 esports events and tournaments.