Category: esports

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eSports Just Does It

Nike is probably the most iconic sneaker company in the known universe. They’re so big that fish in the Mariana Trench could probably recognize the “Swoosh”, and not just because we’ve thrown so much trash into the oceans. They’re so big that an endorsement by the company can make a career or, as we recently […]

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Activision Expands the Overwatch League, Makes Lots of $$$

With the first season of Overwatch League completed – congratulations London Spitfire! – Activision has started plans for the second season. To build on the success of 2018, which saw over 10 million viewers, Activision is planning on upping the team count from 12 to 20. The majority of the 8 new teams will be […]

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ESPN Thinks eSports are Here to Stay

On July 27 of this year, just a few short weeks ago, ESPN tried something new. The cable station known for airing sports and shows that make snarky comments about sports took a few hours during prime time and aired the Overwatch League Grand Finals. This wasn’t on the Ocho. It wasn’t even on ESPN2. […]

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Can Samus Get the Gold? eSports Being Considered for 2024 Olympics

Greek mythology says that the Olympics grew started as a way to keep baby Zeus from crying. For centuries, the Olympic games have been a showcase of the physically fit. Events like gymnastics, wrestling and shot put show the strength of body and mind. Games like curling show the importance of broom handling. Whatever the […]

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