Esports

The merging of regular sports and esports

2018-03-05 08:28 #0 by: Niklas

I found this video from Wall Street Journal about the rise of esports and how big American sports teams buy successful esports teams and treat them like their regular sports teams.

Esports and the Rise of the Digital Athlete

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2018-03-05 19:54 #1 by: jordan

Interesting article! I feel this has even been taken to the next level since this video was published. Lead by publisher Activision, the Overwatch World League had announced 12 competing regional franchises for the game, including the owners of organisations such as the LA Rams and Denver Nuggets!

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