At this point, it seems that those who don’t agree with adding eSports to the Olympics Games don’t actually have a problem with video games as such, but they disagree with the violence that is promoted by them. Then again, this is exactly what eSports and video games fans like about these games, so it’s hard to imagine that we will see peaceful eSports titles anytime soon. Of course, there are quite a few video games that are based on physical sports and these titles could easily make it into one of the next Olympics. … [Read more...] about Overwatch and LoL Still Main eSports Titles, Could Come To Olympics?
Olympic games in 2020
This shouldn’t come as too much of a shock; the 2022 Asian Games have already announced e-sports as a medal event, citing the inclusion of e-sports at the Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games, though as we reported last month, multiple countries had bailed out of this year’s AIMAG e-sports events, citing health concerns, poor regulation, and “governance concerns.” … [Read more...] about Paris Olympic committee considers e-sports for 2024
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Esports in the Olympics isn’t happening any time soon thanks to ‘killer games’ Blizzard and Riot attended the International Olympic Committee’s e-sports summit this past weekend The International Olympic Committee is hosting an e-sports discussion summit in July Olympic e-sports are becoming inevitable as IOC says they ‘could be considered as a sporting activity’ Leaderboard: Do e-sports belong in the Olympics? Paris Olympic committee considers e-sports for 2024 Multiple countries will boycott the Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games over e-sports concerns The 2022 Asian Games will include e-sports events International eGames Committee discusses e-sports championships and the Olympics … [Read more...] about Esports in the Olympics isn’t happening any time soon thanks to ‘killer games’
Founded in 1992, studio Rebellion is one of Europe’s leading independent game developers and publishers. Whether it’s the breathtaking intensity of Sniper Elite 4, the face-hugging terror of Aliens vs. Predator or the grindhouse frenzy of Zombie Army Trilogy, the Oxford-based studio is known for creating stand-out games that thrill players. The team is now working hard on perfecting its latest third-person shooter, Zombie Army 4: Dead War. … [Read more...] about Co-op zombie shooter rises on Epic Game Store in 2020