Narrating a video game playthrough is big business.
It's a 180 for the video game company.
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It's the largest purchase of a multi-channel network by another company.
Kjellberg’s doing what everyone does (or at least tries to do) when their connection goes down: He’s stealing it from his neighbors.
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