Youtube Gaming is now available in India. Youtube has launched services in Philippines and Malaysia as well. First of all, it was launched in US and UK almost a year ago. YouTube Gaming mobile app can be downloaded from Android Play and iOS market.
Currently, Twitch can dominate the live game streaming.
Ines Cha, Head of YouTube Gaming Content & Partnerships, Asia Pacific said in a blog post “We know live streams bring the gaming community closer together. So we’ve created a dedicated destination for them within YouTube Gaming.”
“On Android, we’ve also made it simpler to broadcast your gameplay to YouTube. You can now record and live stream mobile gameplay on-the-go directly from Android devices using Mobile Capture in YouTube Gaming.”
He adds “You don’t need any additional hardware or software. Just tap Go Live in the YouTube Gaming app, turn on your front camera and record your commentary with your phone’s microphone.”
What is Youtube Gaming
YouTube Gaming makes it easy to find and watch gaming content from YouTube on your mobile device and your computer. Youtube has extracted all the videos related to Gaming and placed it on Youtube Gaming in a more organized way.
Almost 25,000 games have their own dedicated pages with related videos. From “Asteroid”, to “Zelda” to “Call of Duty”. Every popular game has their own page, so you do not have to go anywhere else in search of games.
To connect to gamers around the world, they have launched mobile Gameplay. With this feature, game players can broadcast the live stream of their gameplay from Android devices using Mobile Capture feature of the app.