BIG3 Partners with VYRE Network to Live Stream Select 2022 Games
LOS ANGELES, June 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Today, BIG3 announced a partnership with VYRE Network to stream games for its fifth season, which announces June 18 at the Credit Union 1 Arena in Chicago, Il. VYRE, a black-owned streaming platform with global reach through apps on Apple TV, Roku, Amazon Fire Stick, Android, iPhone, Samsung Smart TV and the web, will also give fans and users the ability to review every BIG3 game from the first four league seasons on demand.
Key features of the partnership include:
- 29 hours of live Season 5 matches broadcast around the world UNITED STATES and its global platform
- 25 hours of live Season 5 matches broadcast in international markets (excluding UNITED STATES and its territories)
- Original content development
- Backstage access for VYRE viewers
- Field signage
- Rights to the complete catalog of the first four years of the league
“We are thrilled to have VYRE join the BIG3 family,” said BIG3 CEO, Chris Hannan. “We are thrilled to partner with a platform that offers a frictionless platform to download and watch for free. Together with VYRE co-founders David and Lamar, we have found a like-minded partner with a company in growing that shares our vision to reach diverse audiences.”
“You have to take what you love and make it your career. Ice Cube has done it with hip-hop and now basketball. We’re honored to have the VYRE Network join the BIG3 journey,” said the president and co-founder of VYRE, David Hill.”
“This partnership touches home on so many levels because I have always been a fan of Ice Cube and its adventures outside of music. VYRE Sports and the BIG3 are the perfect match for the next generation of enthusiasts and of sports fanatics,” said VYRE COO and co-founder, Lamar Seay.
Sports fans and new users can stream free live games and exclusive Pay Per View combat sports events through the VYRE app or vyresports.com.
Recognized as a breakthrough league focused on innovation, the BIG3 has already sold several $25,000 NFT Fire-Tier to renowned Crypto leaders and communities, including DeGods, Bill Lee and MyDoge/DogeCoin, Snoop Dogg and Ken Howery, Gary Vaynerchuk by VeeFriends, Krause House DAO, Sunny Madra, Kevin Rose and MOONBIRDS, King of Midtown, with a team led by Wave Financial and their Bored Ape. The league has implemented several key rule changes for the 2021 season, including doubling the number of open tryouts, lowering the minimum player age and creating the ‘Bring the Fire’ rule allowing teams a half-time challenge determined by a one-on-one match. -a.
The full broadcast schedule with CBS, VYRE and other partners will be announced next week.
To learn more about the BIG3, visit BIG3.com and follow @thebig3 on Twitter and instagram.
BIG3 (BIG3.com) is who we are, FIREBALL3 is what we play. It’s not your grandfather’s 3-on-3. The BIG3 World’s Premier League includes many of the greatest, most popular and most skilled professional athletes of all time. Founded by producer, actor and music legend Ice Cube and entertainment director Jeff Kwatinetzthe BIG3 combines highly competitive, physical and fast-paced gaming experiences and amazing fan experiences.
VYRE Network (OTC Pink: CAPV) (a wholly owned company of Cabo Verde Capital, “VYRE” or the “Company”) is a publicly traded television, film and live event streaming platform which licenses, broadcasts and produces an extensive catalog of exclusive and non-exclusive content to a global audience. Via apps on Apple TV, Roku, Amazon Fire Stick, Android, iPhone, Samsung Smart TV and on the web.