05 December 2019:
Image hosting platform Imgur has announced the launch of Melee. Melee is a dedicated platform for the gaming community to discover and discuss gaming topics. It will also serve as a complementary product to current streaming platforms.
In Melee, gamers and gaming enthusiasts can share highlights from their favorite players and eSports events, find news and updates on their favorite games, discover new games and players, and enjoy entertaining gaming content.
Melee is available on iOS. The company is planning to expand it to Android in Q1 2020 and to desktop at a later date.
Alan Schaaf, foun der of Imgur, said, “We know that Imgurians are passionate about gaming. Gaming is one of the most popular topics on Imgur, with nearly half of our 300 million users following gaming-related tags. We believe that Melee will provide an even richer experience for our existing community of gamers, while also presenting an opportunity to attract new audiences across the globe.”
Imgur was founded in 2009.
(Source – Imgur)