Senior executive of professional esports team gives online presentation

Senior executive of the esports team Team SoloMid (TSM) Walter Wang ’13 spoke to students interested in the rise and future of the esports community via Zoom April 15. Wang gave a presentation on the business aspects of the esports community and discussed his team’s efforts to highlight and support female games. In accordance with […]

Gaming Club forms online sports league

Science teacher Richard Vo, the sponsor of the Gaming Club, and several students have formed the school’s first esports team. The group has already begun competing in a league with other West Coast high schools using a website called PlayVS, an official online esports league. Club competes in competitions Vo said he hopes to help […]

The rise of eSports: Virtual hats and a multi-billion dollar industry

The rise of eSports: Virtual hats and a multi-billion dollar industry

With the rising popularity of video games around the world many gamers have become involved in competitive gaming. Most Esports, the term for competitive gaming, have fans watching games on streaming sites like Twitch.tv, but recently Esport leagues have signed deals with major television broadcast companies in the United States and abroad. Esports is a […]