- Sony’s film business US$920MM write-down was tempered by strong PlayStation sales and their gaming unit’s US$431MM operating profit. That profit’s a 25% increase over last year.
- TBS had 228k prime-time viewers of their latest ELEAGUEmajor Counter-Strike tournament. More than 1MM people streamed the same tournament live on Twitch. Other fans were streaming it on Twitter. Cumulative tournament viewership numbers are still coming in –
— Rod Breslau (@Slasher) January 29, 2017
— ELEAGUE (@ELEAGUETV) February 1, 2017
- Xbox Live monthly active users reach record 55M, up 15% from last year. Gaming revenue was $3.6 billion — nearly 14 percent of Microsoft’s total revenue for the quarter. PC revenues were down 5%