WOW: GOOOOAAAALLLLLLLL! With 384 players from around the globe: From 36 countries (representing 6 continents) in 3 European cities for 12 days of broadcast and 108 hours on air and over 1500 matches and that was just last year!!
Since 2016, NCompass has partnered with EA Sports FIFA to help develop their competitive Gaming (esports) division and execute the EA FIFA Global Series Playoffs. Each year the bar has been raised resulting in increased overall watch time and elevating the stature of the series with its diverse, global competitor base. The plan has concentrated on a variety of areas to ensure all key elements are considered, including: Community, Competitors, Tournament Format, Broadcast Production, Content Storytelling, Talent Team/Show Hosts, Tournament Operations, Graphics Package, Player Handling, Prize Fulfillment Process and International Compliance, Viewer Engagement and Incentivization and Technical Integrations including touch screen telestrator, live competitor heart rate monitors, broadcast talent graphic interactions with AR, Live on-site Twitch rewards, The Scarf Moment for social sharing and The Fan’s Choice in deciding Feature Matches!
Host markets have included Vancouver, Miami, Berlin, Manchester, Amsterdam, Madrid, Hamburg and Barcelona. In addition there have been 18 distribution points and networks that ran the show including Twitch, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, BT Sports (UK), Now TV (Hong Kong), Globo (Brazil), SPORT1, NBC Telemundo (US), Gameshow Media (Russia), MediaPro (Spain), SuperSport (Sub-Saharan Africa), DirecTV (LATAM), Fox Sports (NL), Sky NZ (NZ), Astro, Now Sports and Asian Channels!