Month: May 2018

31 May 2018

Mark Cuban Believes Esports is a “Fueling Industry” for North Texas

Mark Cuban, the owner of the Dallas Mavericks and the NBA 2K League team Mavs Gaming, recently participated in a debate whether university esports programs should be housed in the athletics program. After the discussion, Cuban was interviewed by the Dallas Business Journal, where he stated his belief that, besides Silicon Valley, North Texas is […]

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15 May 2018

Riot Games and MTV Ups the Ante on Esports Tournaments

Esports tournaments keep increasing in grandeur. In October 1972, the first video game competition was held in a classroom at Stanford University. It consisted of 24 students playing a game called “SPACEWAR” for a chance to win a year’s subscription to Rolling Stone magazine.

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