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Dota 2 Event Prompts Legal Spat Between Streaming Sites

The video gaming live-streaming business is huge right now. Amazon purchased Twitch.tv for $970 million last year. Well, in the land where everything has a Chinese version, China, the Chinese equivalents of Twitch are in a legal war over the Dota 2 Asia Championships. […] HuoMao.TV, which literally means Flaming Kitty TV, has an agreement with Perfect World, the operator of Dota 2 in China, to broadcast the Dota 2 Asia Championships. That is where the beef with Douyu is: Huomao says that Douyu is illegally broadcasting live streams of the tournament, stealing from the company and spreading false rumors that Douyu has an agreement with Perfect World. – Eric Jou, KotakuĀ 
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