Month: February 2017

Competitive Gaming in Mainstream Sports (pt. 1)

nba_arenaWith the continual growth of E-sports, its representation and opportunity for investment has expanded to traditional sports media. There have been several cases of popular sports athletes investing in, owning, or even playing in competitive gaming teams. As it turns out, NBA forward Jonas Jerebko seems to be doing all three. (more…)

New Indian E-Sports League

rupee_webThis week Indian based company Nazara Technologies announced its investment of $20 million to create an E-Sports league in India. The company plans to establish a subsidiary company under the new label Nazara Games. Despite the company primarily being a mobile games developer, they plan to showcase PC games like CS: GO and Dota 2. (more…)

Get Video Game Homeschooled by the Pros

steam_webSometimes video games don’t come as easy for people. Maybe you’re that guy out of all your friends that cannot play a game to save your life, so at a friend’s house you find yourself blankly holding a controller not having one clue of what to do with it. Well rest assured because actual professional gamers at the top of E-Sports rankings may eventually be able to tutor you. As long as you’ve got tons of cash. And speak Japanese.   (more…)