the flow Laval-based Félix Lenguel – better known by the pseudonym xQc – has signed a US$100 million agreement with Kick.
This is a blow to the Twitch platform, of which he was one of its main stars, The Guardian reported on Friday The New York Times. Felix Lengel, 27, privately announced via Twitter his move to Kik early Friday night, in a two-minute video.
The live content star has signed a $70 million contract with this new platform, which can go up to $100 million with bonuses, his agent told US media.
Such a contract is expected to shake up the world of online entertainment The New York Times.
Felix Lengel is best known for his exploits within e-sports teams specializing in shooting game, Overwatch. He was the most followed creator on Twitch in 2020 and 2021, according to American Business. Forbes. As many as 11 million people follow his online videos, despite controversial comments about homophobic, racist, or sexually explicit content, according to Forbes.
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