Thumbs Up: The Rise Of Professional Gaming

Oakley, Mark
July 2015
Micro Mart;7/16/2015, Issue 1371, p24
The article discusses the development of personal computer gaming into professional electronic sports industry comprised of organizations like Denial eSports that sponsor teams for competitions in titles such as Counter-Strike, League of Legends and Call of Duty. It takes note of events being streamed online or televised by the Electronic Sports League and Major League Gaming using the Twitch tournament platform. The Gfinity e-sports arena in Great Britain is also mentioned.


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