E-Sports

E-Sports Culture in Asia

In major competitive games like Starcraft, Overwatch, League of Legends, and DOTA 2, players from Asia always seem to win tournaments with relative ease. Domination over the world’s best players is not achieved solely by coincidence. Instead, there are real social factors different from the western world that make Asian players so talented.  (more…)

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Could D.C. Become the Capital of E-Sports?

Washington DC plans to make the city not just the capitol of the United States, but now plans to make it the capital of e-sports. Events DC is in partnership with NRG Esports to make DC the new hub for competitive gaming.  (more…)

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…)