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Dec 12, 2017
E-sports craze in China is being propelled by the country’s booming video game marketThe extent of the e-gaming boom was on display in Beijing in November at the world final of League of Legends, with a prize of over $4 million at stake.
Dec 05, 2017
Recognition with the Olympics could give eSports a much needed boost: ReporteSports have an estimated 250 million players, more than several of the traditional Olympic sports federations combined.
Nov 03, 2017
Intel announces eSports tournament in PyeongChang in build up to 2018 Winter Olympic GamesThe global qualifiers of the Intel Extreme Masters PyeongChang will begin in November along with a live qualifier event which will take place in Beijing.
Oct 04, 2017
The 'Wild West' world of eSports facing a rise in match-fixing and doping, as it gets more mainstreamGlobal audiences are expected to reach 385.5 million this year, according to research firm Newzoo. The Olympic Council of Asia is also planning to make esports a medal sport in the 2022 Asian Games.
Sep 22, 2017
eSports players to compete in front of 250,000 expected visitors at the Tokyo Game Show in JapaneSport champions are winning superstar status these days with hundreds of millions of people around the world jumping into the action.
Aug 24, 2017
Formula 1's eSports Series another attempt at attracting real fans through the virtual worldIf the interest in the eSports Series takes off, the avenue for in-game sponsorship revenue could open up for Formula 1. This is a good brand extension for the sport.
Aug 13, 2017
eSports will do Olympics more harm than good if included as medal eventeSports are popular and lucrative, but for all the hand-eye coordination, fast-twitch muscles and concentration required to thrive at its highest level, do they even fit the classic definition of sports?
Aug 12, 2017
Watch as DOTA 2's best players get thrashed by an Elon Musk-funded AI botOpenAI, a startup funded by Elon Musk, has developed an AI bot for DOTA 2 that's managed to beat the very best DOTA 2 players in 1v1 matches.
Jul 16, 2017
Tech2.Games S01 E09: Dragon punches, absurd eSports prize pools, banhammers and some free trialsStarfighter Assault is another mode which will be available, expect it to be similar to Battlefront’s Fighter Squadron. The beta will run through until October 9th.
Jun 30, 2017
ASUS ROG announces ROG Masters 2017 gaming event India for CS: GO and DOTA 2ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) announced the commencement of registrations for the ROG Masters global gaming event's South Asia segment.