YouTube gaming site ready for lunch
YouTube is to launch its spin off platform for video games on Wednesday evening.
YouTube Gaming is a dedicated app and website focusing exclusively on gaming content, with a greater emphasis on live steams.
One expert said YouTube was “fighting back” against rivals such as Twitch and Daily Motion.
Gaming videos are a big draw for YouTube and the company said its visitors spent billions of hours watching them every month.
“We wanted to create a one stop shop for all gaming content,” YouTube’s head of gaming Ryan Wyatt told