Are eSports the Sport of the Future or Just a Gimmick of Today?

The global e-sports audience is already over 530 million people, which is quite comparable with the audience of other sports. Every year in the world there are many tournaments with multi-million prize pools, which are monitored by hundreds of millions of spectators online, and each major sports resource has at least one section in regard …

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Evolution of e-sports and availability of betting on it in online casinos

From year to year, the gaming industry is developing at a frantic pace. Companies spend tons of money to develop games, hoping to surpass the competition. Today I want to talk about a series of games for which not only thousands of dollars are spent, but also which bring a lot of money to their …

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The Technologies That Power eSports and Competitive Gaming

Image source Even if you’re new to the party, you’ll know the eSports industry is big business. In fact, forecasts suggest it will reach $1.65bn in 2020. It is a sector that is heavily influenced by technology. Whether you’re a player, spectator, developer, or competition host, knowing about the finer details is vital. Here are …

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Thinking about starting an eSports team? Here’s what you need to know.

The world of eSports has been a growing phenomenon in the world of video games for several years now and for those that have been considering getting themselves into this very successful area of the video game industry there are a few things you might need to know before just throwing some money at it …

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The Massive Revenue Growth of eSports [INFOGRAPHIC]

eSports is on track to be a billion dollar revenue industry annually after having 30+% growth year after year, eSports was more commonly associated originally with South Korea and has rapidly been adopted by other countries and the western world over the past few years and will likely be a true contender against traditional sports …

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sports Arena Las Vegas Announces HyperX as Official Peripheral and Arena Partner

LAS VEGAS, April 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Esports Arena Las Vegas, the first dedicated esports venue on the Strip and flagship of the Allied Esports global property network, has announced HyperX®, the gaming division of Kingston® Technology Company, Inc., as official peripheral and arena partner. In order to offer the most premium gaming experience, Esports Arena Las …

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eSports Revenue Set to Exceed 1 Billion Dollars in 2018

Esports revenue is set to hit $1 billion this year as viewership continues to grow and the highest-paid stars are now earning colossal annual sums. One of the most popular games, Overwatch, has lagged behind its rivals when it comes to making its proponents rich, but that is starting to change. Towards the end of …

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New Skins and Currency Coming to Overwatch in 2018

Overwatch, the incredibly popular online first-person shooter game, has seen huge success since it’s first launch. When the open beta first launched in May 2016, it brought in almost 10 million players. With that giant success, Blizzard Entertainment wanted to grow the game to a whole new level. Due to the massive success, Activision Blizzard …

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Esport Betting Is the Next Big Thing

When most people talk about their favorite sports, they usually mention basketball, football, baseball, tennis, or maybe even hockey. Surprisingly though, nowadays you might come across more and more people who consider eSports as their favorite. Although many sports fans may have heard of eSports, they might not rank it in their top 5. However, …

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League of Legends Becoming One of the Top Watched Games in the World

Since its release by Riot Games in 2009, gamers have loved the fun and frenetic action on League of Legends, in which two teams of five battle against each other online. With a whole host of colourful and unique characters to choose from, more than 27 million people are reported to play League of Legends …

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