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Win a Collector’s Edition of Overwatch from us!

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We’re having a blast playing Overwatch and we want to share the fun, so we’re giving away an Overwatch Collector’s Edition for PC! You can enter in just three easy steps:

  1. Follow us on Twitter, @OfficialPlaysTV  
  2. RT our contest Tweet.
  3. Reply to our tweet with a link to your awesome Plays.tv profile! If you haven’t already, register for an account here.

We will not be accepting entries from Twitter bots — however, Omnics are welcome to enter our contest. ;)

Our contest runs from  June 9th  – June 24th. We’ll be contacting the winner via Twitter.

Be sure to check our Twitter and Facebook for more exciting news and promotions!

Full rules down below:
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Plays.tv Update: Improved Stream Highlights Viewing Experience and LoL Recommendations

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At Plays.tv, we’ve always believed that gaming’s best moments deserve to be seen. We started out by making it easy to share highlights of your own gameplay, and then made it just as easy to watch and share highlights from your favorite streamers. Now we’re taking it a step further with the introduction of the new stream highlights viewing experience! Continue reading Plays.tv Update: Improved Stream Highlights Viewing Experience and LoL Recommendations

Plays.tv Update: New Plays.tv Chrome Extension lets you Instantly capture epic Twitch moments after they happen

At Plays.tv, we’ve always believed that gaming’s best moments deserve to be seen. We began by making it easy to share highlights of your own gameplay and see great clips from the gamers you care about — friends and pros alike. Now we’re making it just as easy to watch and share highlights from your favorite Twitch streamers. The end game: All the top plays from all gamers, all in one place.

We’ve updated the Plays.tv website so you can easily see stream highlights from the broadcasters you follow on Twitch, right in your feed. And with the new Plays.tv Chrome Extension, you can capture, trim and share clips from your favorite Twitch streamers while still giving them the credit as content creators. Continue reading Plays.tv Update: New Plays.tv Chrome Extension lets you Instantly capture epic Twitch moments after they happen

Plays.tv adds CS:GO Automated Highlights, timeline improvements, and more

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This is a big one — the latest update to the Plays.tv smart gameplay recorder extends our Highlights feature to Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, automatically bookmarking key in-game moments on your session timeline to make finding your best plays easier than ever! Continue reading Plays.tv adds CS:GO Automated Highlights, timeline improvements, and more

The latest Plays.tv recorder makes highlight reel creation ridiculously easy

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Introducing Stitch, the super easy way to make a highlight reel of your great moments with the Plays.tv recorder.

Just hit CTRL+F2 while playing to “pin” standout moments to your session video timeline. When your game’s over, select multiple pins in the Gallery view and join them together into a single video! Continue reading The latest Plays.tv recorder makes highlight reel creation ridiculously easy

See exclusive videos and highlights from Intel Extreme Masters Cologne on Plays.tv

Watch ESL pros play Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and StarCraft II at IEM Cologne (August 5-9) and never miss a key moment or great play!

ESL and Plays.tv have teamed up to capture every match of the Intel Extreme Masters season. During IEM Cologne, traditional “spectator” videos of every game (with announcer play-by-play) as well as exclusive POV highlights will be on the ESL channel on Plays.tv. Watch match-turning moments from the pro’s perspective and experience the game through their eyes. Continue reading See exclusive videos and highlights from Intel Extreme Masters Cologne on Plays.tv

Path of Exile: The Awakening — Video Event

Grinding Gear Games — developers of Path of Exile — and MMORPG.com are running a month-long giveaway event (7/10/15-8/14/15) on Plays.tv to celebrate the launch of Path of Exile’s new expansion, The Awakening!

Just share one or more video highlights from Path of Exile on Plays.tv (hashtag #MMORPG4POE) and/or “like” PoE videos during the event to enter, and you could win PoE Points, Armor Packs/pieces, Stash Tab and Skin Bundles, Skill/Character/Weapon Effects, and Pets on the monthly/weekly/daily regular. Seriously, the list of stuff is incredibly long — about 40,000 PoE Points in value!

Check out the event announcement over on MMORPG.com for all the details.

UPDATE
Random Daily winners for this weekend (200 PoE points):

Plays.tv now automatically creates video highlights of your key League of Legends moments

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We’re big League of Legends fans here at Plays.tv, and we’ve been hard at work on something we think makes the League experience even better. The latest Plays.tv beta client now automatically creates video highlights of your key in-game moments, no editing required. Continue reading Plays.tv now automatically creates video highlights of your key League of Legends moments