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Nintendo World Championshps Announced

Nintendo World Championships returns 25 years later. I was no younger than 7 during the first one. But I am looking forward to qualify first chance I get.


Pro gamer reveals the unexpected activity that takes up to 15 hours a week

Diego “Quas” Ruiz, 23, plays video games professionally for Team Liquid, where he specializes in League of Legends — the world’s most popular competitive game. 1,097 more words


The Significance of ESports

Call of Duty Championship 2013 Champion wins $400,000 at tournament. Courtesy of Photo ACTIVISION

The eSport’s effect has been globally incredible, so incredible that it officially developed into a cultural structure for the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, China.   481 more words

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The Pioneering History Of Esports to Current

LIFE magazine captures some of the first moments of competitive gaming in the early 1980s. Photo Courtesy of LIFE and Classic Arcade Gaming.

The promotions of competitive gaming in the early 2000s can be traced back to the 1970s and 1980s. 531 more words

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Why ESports Should Be Considered a Real Sport

League of Legends Championship 2015 Photo Courtesy of Riot Games

There will be a series of articles focus on the growing phenomenon of eSports. The series is to help people (non-gamers/gamers) to get a better understanding of eSports and why it should be considered a real sport. 656 more words

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Confessions of a CoC-holic

Allow me to explain.

Starting January until just lately, it was “busy season” at work (I work for an international auditing firm). I worked for 10-14 hours on a daily basis and it was extremely tiring for my poor introverted self.  434 more words


Video Game Varsity Athletes Need to Be More of A "Thing"

“I have practice” has a new meaning. All those hours spent after school (or after work) and on the weekends leveling up your character in World of Warcraft or creating an impenetrable defense in Starcraft could soon be more than a hobby for college students. 615 more words