SAN FRANCISCO, July 31, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On Monday, July 30th, 2012 Curse, Inc. officially moved all its livestream channels to own3D.tv after inking a partnership deal with the company to exclusively distribute all Curse livestream content. All of Curse's livestream channels can now be found at http://www.own3d.tv/CurseTV.

Curse is focusing on scheduled, custom created content including coverage of their North American and European League of Legends professional teams, FPS games, Minecraft, World of Warcraft, and Guild Wars 2. Key to the new partnership are livestreams beginning in mid-August of the Curse Gaming Houses in Beverly Hills, CA and Berlin, Germany. The gaming house streams alone are expected to attract 500,000 viewers each day.
Stuart Saw, Director of Content and Strategy at own3d.tv, said of the partnership, "It is a great honor to welcome Curse to own3D.tv. Curse is a powerhouse in the gaming space; they have built a dynasty of great content throughout their sites and have chosen to work with own3D because of our market leading technology, scalability and monetization options. Curse has one of the most exciting eSports roadmaps we've seen in a long time and we share their truly global vision for eSports teams and content."

Hubert Thieblot, Founder and CEO of Curse, Inc., mentioned "We are really excited to join the own3D.tv family and expect the partnership to further our recent eSports and livestreaming efforts. Our main objective is to provide high quality content for our audience. Own3D.tv and its outstanding technology provide the perfect platform to do so."
Curse, Inc. expects to reach 20% of the gaming streaming market by the end of the year.
 
About Curse, Inc. (www.curse.com)

Founded in 2006, Curse is the #1 resource for core online gamers, reaching more than 21 million unique visitors a month worldwide. Consisting of the most sought after online video game websites on the planet, Curse enhances the core gaming experience with video, news, databases, wikis, forums, and software tools which help manage online game plug-ins. Core gamers depend on Curse for the tools and expertise they need to take their gaming to the next level. Curse was honored as a Microsoft Bizspark One company in 2010 and an Inc. 500 company in 2011.  Curse is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

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About own3D.tv (own3D.tv)

own3D.tv is the number one livestreaming platform for gamers worldwide. own3D offers gaming companies and gamers the best one-stop solution to go LIVE, monetize content and distribute content. own3D's market leading technology enables scalable, redundant, global HD delivery to record breaking concurrency for gaming teams, tournaments and content producers across the globe.

CONTACT:Gaby Escobar 
         Marketing Coordinator at Curse, Inc.
         Email: gescobar@curse.com
         Phone: 415.856.0056