TechStorm Celebrates 2020 with Landmark First-in-Country Launch on Dialog TV in Sri Lanka

Singapore/Colombo, 7 February 2020 – TechStorm, the world’s first 24/7 HD channel focusing on Asian eSports, tech innovations and entrepreneurial startup stories; announced its landmark foray into Sri Lanka on Dialog Television, Sri Lanka’s premier pay television service provider.

This landmark announcement marked the channel’s fourth territory launch right after Indonesia, Singapore, Philippines adding another 1.4 million subscribers to its rapidly growing footprint of more than 16 million subscribers for the full linear channel.

“This ground-breaking partnership with Dialog marks an important milestone to bring exclusive, best in-class content on eSports, eGaming, tech and startups to the young and tech savvy audience segment in Sri Lanka. We’re confident and excited to welcome our new audience to enjoy a full 360 experience that brings them delight and entertainment; and keep them closely connected to the amazing world of tech and innovation,” says Debbie Lee, Founder & CEO of TechStorm.

Chirantha De Zoysa, Head of Business, Dialog Television comments: “Dialog Television is the premier pay television service in the country and we take pride to be the first in providing our subscribers with the best of international slate through TechStorm’s unique content and its made-for-Asia original productions that will reflect the up trending topics on eGaming, entrepreneurship, smart living, smart cities, latest gadgets and digital lifestyle infotainment. We believe that TechStorm will cater to our tech loving audience’s curiosity and desire to learn more about the fast-changing tech and innovation trends in today’s digital world.”

Subscribers of Dialog Television will get the opportunity to enjoy exclusive premieres such as The Gadget Show at 6pm IST & eSports content at 8:30pm IST from Mondays to Fridays and Did I Mention Invention on Wednesdays & Thursdays at 7:30pm IST. They can also catch Shark Tank Australia on Mondays to Thursdays at 6:30pm and the latest season of StartUp from 11th February, every Tuesday at 7:30pm IST, all on TechStorm Channel 62.

Dialog Television is offering a limited-time free offer to view TechStorm Channel 62 for all its subscribers from now to 31st March 2020. TechStorm will be available on Gold Package under the category of Edutainment starting 1st April 2020.

TechStorm is currently distributed on StarHub Channel 420, First Media Channel 333, Sky Cable Channel 212, Telkomsel’s MAXstream and distributed via OMI in the Philippines. Storm Bytes – TechStorm’s made-for-mobile original production is available to all of HOOQ’s subscriber base across Indonesia, Philippines, Singapore and Thailand. 

HOOQ boosts content offerings with Asian eSports, Tech Innovations and Inspiring Startup Stories from TechStorm in its First-in-Asia Partnership

TechStorm, the world’s first 24/7 HD channel featuring Asian eSports, tech innovations and entrepreneurial startup stories today announced its first made-for-mobile Asian original videos will be available on HOOQ starting 25 November 2019.

This partnership announcement will see its first-in-Asia premiere of TechStorm originals Storm Bytes, magazine style videos on a wide-ranging themes including eSports, tech reviews, gadget reviews and startup ecosystem chatter on mobile, all available to HOOQ’s subscriber base across Indonesia, Philippines, Singapore and Thailand.

“Asia’s mobile millennials are in for a real treat with our trendy mobile videos covering topics that reflect the dreams, aspirations and interests of our Asian audience. HOOQ subscribers will get to watch latest gadget review videos, exhilarating innovations never-before-seen, eSports game reviews, stories of the gaming heroes and tales of unicorn makers. Willy Foo, TechStorm’s exclusive tech celebrity influencer will host Storm Bytes and give his personal take on the pan-Asian tech scene,” says Debbie Lee, Founder & CEO of TechStorm.

Jennifer Batty, Chief Content Officer, HOOQ says, “HOOQ’s fast growing footprint cuts across a projected 2.6 billion millennial generation in Asia by 2020. We are always on the lookout for Asian content that brings a fresh and unique approach to entertainment. With this first-in-Asia partnership HOOQ customers get unlimited access to TechStorm’s Storm Bytes series on our free tier with new content drops every week.”

World’s First eSports, Tech & Entrepreneurship Channel Welcomes 2020 with the Launch of Dedicated eSports TV belt

Singapore, 20 December, 2019 – TechStorm, the world’s first 24/7 HD channel focusing on Asian eSports, tech innovations and entrepreneurial startup stories is delighted to announce its dedicated eSports timebelt which is set to launch in the New Year from 3 January, Mondays to Fridays at 11pm SG, 10pm JKT/BKK.

eSports and gaming fans will get to watch international game reviews on Fortnite, Into the Breach, Spiderman, God of War, Red Dead Redemption, Detroit become Human and others. In addition to international player stories, the eSports belt will feature original production on Asian professional player interviews, tournament highlights, cosplayer showcase under the Storm Bytes original production slate.

“We are exhilarated to open up the world of eSports and eGaming to the spectator audience segment who are already huge fans of TechStorm’s programming. Fans will enjoy shows on international games with a global appeal, massive and loyal gamer following; and popular game franchises including a broad spectrum of reviews and stories on console games, multiplayer games and mobile games. Our original production will shine the light on Asian professional players, teams and major gaming tournaments. We can’t wait to bring more eSports action on-air and on mobile to our die-hard fans and audience,” says Debbie Lee, Founder & CEO of TechStorm.

TechStorm is currently distributed on StarHub Channel 420, First Media Channel 333, Sky Cable Channel 212, Telkomsel’s MAXstream and distributed via OMI in the Philippines. Storm Bytes – TechStorm’s made-for-mobile original production is available to all of HOOQ’s subscriber base across Indonesia, Philippines, Singapore and Thailand.