CraveOnline is a male lifestyle website based in Los Angeles with sales offices in New York City, Chicago and San Francisco. The site is owned by media company AtomicOnline, the publishing division of Evolve Media Corp. CraveOnline focuses its contents into the male-lifestyle audience. It owns 12 web sites and has partnered with many more, producing various content for each site.
CraveOnline.com was launched in late 2004 by the online media company AtomicOnline, the publishing division of Evolve Media Corp. Currently CraveOnline.com produces more than 500 pieces of original content a month across all of the properties it owns, including entertainment news, movie and gaming guides, entertainment videos. It also maintains a network of male centric sites (ComingSoon.net, Spiked Humor, Sherdog, ActionTrip, MyAnimeList, WrestleZone, Hockey's Future, HoopsVibe, DrinksMixer, and others) that have been acquired by Atomic Online.
It has several regular editorial features including the MMA opinion column, Pound for Pound, TGIM (Thank God it’s Monday), Next Gen News, The Hip-Hop Mix, Idiot Box, The Hollywood Roundup, Best of the Web and New to Blu-ray. In addition, the site features monthly guides in the Movie, Comics and Gaming sections that feature trailers and release info. CraveOnline also features original video shows (The Punching Show, Crave Soundcheck, Taco the Town) as well as shows produced by other sites (Italian Spiderman).
In 2011, CraveOnline partnered with Oscar De La Hoya's and Golden Boy's Ring TV Magazine to relaunch the digital version and website for Ring TV Magazine. CraveOnline helps create much of the editorial for the site, which is a featured content partner for Yahoo! Sports - Boxing. Additionally, CraveOnline, has partnered with various personalities, like Bruce Buffer, the Voice of the Octagon, to power his official website.
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