THE RISE OF ESPORTS
Competitive gaming tournaments have been packing stadiums and drawing record viewers online for some time, but 2017 was the first instance of a competition being aired on network television during primetime (H1Z1 on CW). What do the next few years look like for the growth of eSports leagues in television broadcast, live event, and online settings? Are eSports going mainstream?
Marty Strenczewilk, CEO and Co-founder, Splyce
Damon Lau, Co-founder and CEO, Everyday Influencers/Press X