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FloSports Launches New eSports Vertical, FloKO, Covering The Fighting Game Community (FGC)

FloKO.tv Debuts Site With Documentary Series On FGC Star Long Island Joe

Austin, TX (July 14, 2016) FloSports today announced the launch of FloKO, a new site serving the fighting game community (FGC), including popular titles such as Street Fighter V, Mortal Kombat XL, Super Smash Bros., Killer Instinct and more.  This marks FloSports’ first eSports site.

FloKO.tv will provide live and on-demand coverage of fighting game competitions, as well as produce original documentaries, technique breakdowns and more. FloKO’s first documentary series focuses on LI Joe, who is among the world’s top professional fighting gamers and event organizers.

“We aim to raise the level of coverage of the fighting game community with in-depth storytelling and comprehensive coverage of top events and competitions,” FloSports co-founder and CEO Martin Floreani said. “We want to shine a light on this sport and contribute to its continued growth.”

From July 15-17, FloKO will provide updates and coverage of Evolution Championship Series (EVO), the annual eSports event in Las Vegas focusing exclusively on fighting games.

FloKO is FloSports’ 14th dedicated sports vertical, joining FloWresting, FloTrack, FloGrappling, MileSplit, FloElite, FloSoftball, FloBoxing, FloGymnastics, FloHoops, FloCheer, FloVolleyball and FloTennis.

 

ABOUT FLOSPORTS:

FloSports is a direct-to-consumer, subscription-based sports media company based in Austin, Texas, that is unlocking a world of sports coverage that true fans have been waiting for. Through live streaming of premier events, original video programming, and weekly studio shows, FloSports is growing the sports, the athletes and the fans. Current verticals under the FloSports header are Wrestling, Grappling, MMA, Elite Fitness, Boxing, Softball, Gymnastics, Basketball, Volleyball, eSports, Cheerleading and Track.