E-sports: The New Craze Sweeping the Nation?

In this world in which we live today everyone uses the internet as part of their daily activities, and e-sports are no exception; e-sports are defined as online gaming, online sports tournaments and online betting.

Online gaming

Online gaming is an activity where players play live against each other on an online platform, from the comfort of their own home or from anywhere in the world with their chosen computer console. There are a number of different games available and it is up to the player which type he chooses. Quite often a player will have a favourite game that has been completed at home several times so there is an increasing need to find a new and more exciting challenge which may be found amongst the action of competing against someone else.

Online Betting

Online betting is classed as an e-sport itself and involves logging into an online casino site to choose from a variety of casino games to play. There are huge amounts of games available and any game that is available in a brick casino is available online from basic Blackjack and slot machines to the most complex of card games. The most popular of these games is Poker with all its varieties, including tournaments. Click here for more information.

Online Sports Tournaments

Online sports tournaments are a similar concept to ‘real life’ and involve various people setting up teams such as football or rugby teams and pitching them against each other on an online platform. It is similar to online gaming but usually, there is an element of betting alongside it and can be quite competitive particularly when there is betting attached to it.Due to time and work constraints, e-sports are becoming increasingly popular because they allow people to undertake their hobby at any time of day which is convenient for them.