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Sports Law

Contracts in the E-Sports Sector
Sports Law

Contracts in the E-Sports Sector

The further you get into technology, the further you go into gaming. That’s the general ruleNick Johnson Millions of people around the world play video games as an avocation, but to some skilled players gaming means much more than just a leisure activity. This birthed the arena for professional video gaming called ‘E-sports.’ E-sports or electronic sports is an organized form of video game competition which is played by professional players, either in a team or individually, wherein the players usually belong to sporting organizations. Initially, E-Sports gained popularity in China, South Korea and other Asian countries. But by 2010, it became a significant part of the E-Sports industry all over the world with many game developers actively funding tournaments and other events. In recen...