Author: Marion

The Rise of E-Sports: Overwatch League and the Hearthstone World Championships

The Rise of E-Sports: Overwatch League and the Hearthstone World Championships

Gaming
With the 2018 World Hearthstone Championship Tournament having just come to a close following an incredibly intense competition over the month of January and the Overwatch League having just been formally announced, there has never been a better time to be a fan of e-sports. Blizzard Entertainment, a longtime champion of the e-sports industry and creator of famous games like Starcraft, Starcraft 2, World of Warcraft, and Warcraft 3, all of which built the foundations of the e-sports industry, has been constructing the foundation for a reimagining of the industry for years. E-sports has had a number of peaks and valleys, but the recent surge of interest in competitive gaming seems to be one that will last for the foreseeable future, especially because of the introduction of major ...