Common Esports Stereotypes You Should Know About

  It’s rare to find a field without its set of stereotypes. Esports and gaming, in particular, have been subject to stereotypes. Some of these are unfounded, and some are no longer true. In this article, we will explore some of the common stereotypes in esports. 1.      Gaming Leads to Violence You’ve probably heard the […]

Understanding the Esports Ecosystem

If you are new to the world of esports, there’s a lot of information to catch up on, starting with understanding of the esports ecosystem, the players involved, and the role each framework and relationship has in the esports industry. 1.            Publishers Esports would not exist without publishers. Publishers or developers are the companies […]

What is the difference between gaming and esports?

Gaming and esports are terms you will likely encounter used together. Most brands and fans, will use the terms interchangeably, which can  lead to confusion. But are they the same? What is the difference between gaming and esports? In this article, we will cover the meaning and definition of each of the terms and the […]

History of Esports and Competitive Gaming

While video games began in the 1950s, it wasn’t until 1972 that the the world saw the first esport competition, at Stanford University. Since then, esports have grown into a popular activity that attracts large audiences and players worldwide. Let’s dive deeper into the history of esports, to see how competitive gaming began and where […]

Esports Trends in 2022

Esports is a fast-growing industry that has already demonstrated great resiliency amidst the crisis following the COVID-19 pandemic. Experts expect the industry to continue expanding throughout 2022 and beyond. Here are some of the esports trends to watch out for in 2022. 1.      Co-streaming Co-streaming is a practice where two streamers play together. The practice […]

Everything You Need to Know about Esports and Esports Players

Esports have grown in popularity, attracting players, game developers, and investors to this rapidly expanding sector. Esports are the competitive side of video games.  For instance, they primarily involve a team of players, similar to traditional games like basketball or football. Esports tournaments attract fans around the world who watch their favorite players online as […]

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