2019-12-17 22:27:58

First-ever Dedicated Esports Channel Joins Lineup of 80+ Free TV Channels
LOS ANGELES – DECEMBER 16, 2019 – ESTV (, the first-ever dedicated
channel for esports and gaming personalities, today announced its availability on Samsung TV
Plus, a free ad-supported video service accessible on Samsung Smart TVs. ESTV joins a
growing list of TV channels on the Samsung TV Plus service which delivers free, instant access
to high-quality programming across millions of 2016-2019 Samsung Smart TVs.
“We are thrilled to be partnering with Samsung to feature ESTV esports channel on its
Samsung TV Plus platform,” said Eric Yoon, founder and CEO of ESTV. “Casual gamers and
gaming enthusiasts alike can now find round-the-clock esports and esports-related video
content for free on their Samsung Smart TVs.”
ESTV is available today on various digital, over-the-top (OTT) video, mobile and basic
cable video platforms. Programming includes hardcore gaming, news, shows and coverage;
competitive gaming team analysis and player content, casual mainstream gaming news, live
streaming event broadcasting and syndicated late night talk shows and interviews.

Samsung TV Plus
Samsung TV Plus is Samsung’s free ad-supported Smart TV video service, delivering free TV,
no strings attached with instant access to news, sports, entertainment, and more. Pre-installed
on all 2016-2019 Samsung Smart TVs, millions of users already use Samsung TV Plus, making
it one of the top apps on the Samsung Smart TV platform. Users can instantly watch TV for free
with just an internet connection—no download, additional devices, or credit card needed. To
learn more about Samsung TV Plus, visit

About ESTV
ESTV is the first 24-7 live linear video channel dedicated to esports in the U.S. Launched in
May 2019, ESTV provides round-the-clock coverage of esports athletes and gaming franchises
from an insider perspective. ESTV is available on the Roku® Channel, Amazon Fire TV and
Samsung TV Plus platforms and streams live linear feed and AVOD service to Amazon Fire TV
and Roku apps. ESTV live linear channel and AVOD service will soon be available on Dish®,
Sling™ TV and VIZIO. ESTV partners with the world’s top gaming networks and production
partners for the most robust esports content lineup on linear, online and mobile. LVL UP Group
is the official marketing and sales partner of ESTV. ESTV is also an exclusive media broadcast
partner of the Department of Defense Joint Base Lewis McChord and NFL Alumni esports
events. For more information, please visit