Soon to be a 1 billion dollar business with over 300 million fans spread across the world. But it doesn’t involve a ball, stadiums or grass pitches eSports seem to be the next big thing in business.
eSports stands for Electronic Sports, its also known as professional competitive gaming. Live game-play is watched by millions online.
Tournaments can generate dozens of millions of dollars thanks to sponsorships.
The highest earning player, German Kuro Takhasomi, has earned almost $3.5 million to date.