In 2016 the Call of Duty Championship featured 32 of the top Call of Duty teams from around the world with the prize pool capped at $2 million dollars
Twitch averages 9 million viewers daily and 100 million views monthly!
eSports: is a world that has been unknown to the general public has now finally caught the attention of mainstream media. eSports (Electronic Sports) has become a multimillion dollar industry where video games are played competitively. These video games consist of different viewing perspectives that revolve around unique gameplay objectives. Game types such as Real Time Strategy (RTS), First Person Shooters (FPS), Multiplayer Online Battle Arena (MOBA), Fighting Games, Sports Games, and Card Games.
In my paper, I argue why eSports should be considered a sport. By explaining all the similarities in eSports to traditional professional sports the affirmation of eSports is apparent. This page will show a glimpse of what eSports are. I hope you check out my second website that specifically goes into detail on how to involved in eSports. Here I will document my trip to Pax East Gaming Convention 2018 and my own demonstration of eSports.