Electronic sports (or esports) is a term for organized video game competitions, especially between professionals. The most common video game genres associated with electronic sports are real-time strategy, fighting, first-person shooter, and multiplayer online battle arena. Tournaments such as the World Cyber Games, the Evolution Championship Series, and the Intel Extreme Masters provide both live broadcasts of the competition, and cash prizes to competitors.Although esports have long been a part of video game culture, competitions have seen a large surge in popularity in recent years.
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  • 5 Tips to Grow from Livestreamer to Broadcaster

    … internet broadcasts in the fighting game and esports space, I’ve learned a thing or two about what it takes to level up as a streamer. Here are my five tips to grow from simple streamer to big-time internet broadcaster: Start small Part of the beauty of streaming is that it is very accessible. In the beginning, don’t feel like you have to depend…

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  • Lima Sky, Skillz Partner to Create Doodle Jump eSports League

    … By Brandy Shaul on Jul. 18, 2016 - 3:00 PM Doodle Jump creator Lima Sky partnered with mobile eSports company Skillz to launch a competitive eSports league, allowing its players to compete in Doodle Jump tournaments. Doodle Jump was released more than seven years ago. The endless jumper challenges players to jump as high into the sky…

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  • Twitter, Facebook Suit Up for UEFA EURO 2016

    …, and these can be submitted using the hashtag #AskMOTM. Finally, Collin detailed Twitter’s efforts to bring Europe’s top creative talent to France for the tournament: Video has become an integral part of how people communicate on Twitter, Vine and Periscope. Between 10 and 20 top creative talents across Europe are headed out to #EURO2016…

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  • YouTube Adds Event Pages to YouTube Gaming

    … YouTube announced the launch of event pages in YouTube Gaming, which will serve as content hubs for major gaming and eSports events. Specifically, event pages will allow users to watch live streams and on-demand videos related to specific events in a single place. The first event page will feature coverage of the Electronic Entertainment Expo…

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  • Yahoo Esports Lets You Follow Competitive Gaming on Android

    … Following the launch of Yahoo Esports earlier this year, Yahoo launched its Yahoo Esports application on Android. The app gives users access to news and match videos for popular competitive video games including League of Legends, Dota 2, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Heroes of the Storm and Street Fighter V. The Yahoo Esports app allows…

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  • Jetpack Fighter: Hi-Rez Studios Launches First Mobile Game

    … to access each stage. This stamina recharges automatically over time, or can be purchased with premium currency. Hi-Rez Studios plans to support Jetpack Fighter as a mobile eSports title, with the game including score leaderboards and the ability to challenge other players by replaying levels in a challenge mode. To be specific, players can…

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