E-Sports Betting Online Gambling Opportunity

Published Sunday, February 28, 2016 - Online-Casinos.com
E-Sports Betting Online Gambling Opportunity

Not very many online casino gamblers are aware of the latest betting trend that is growing in massive leaps the wagering on e-sporting events. E-sport is a term for organized video gaming competitions between players or teams. There are many competitive games - such as StarCraft2, League of Legends, Counter-Strike, World of Tanks, Quake, Dota 2 and others. An example of a web location that has been used by cybersport fans to place bets on e-sport games since 2011 is eGamingBets.

The growth rate of e sports betting has been significant and it appears that it will continue for some time. Playing computer games has become a professional activity that is making millions of dollars for gambling operators and players alike.

According to the Wikipedia MLG Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Major Championship Columbus, is also referred to as MLG Columbus 2016. It is an upcoming Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Major to be held by Major League Gaming on March 29-April 3, 2016 in Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio, USA. It will be the first CS:GO Major in North America as well as the first run by Major League Gaming, who previously ran an exhibition CS:GO tournament at X Games Aspen 2015.  It was announced on February 23, 2016 that MLG Columbus 2016 would be the first Counter-Strike tournament with a $1,000,000 prize pool.

The International e-Sports Federation founded in 2008 by nine e-Sports associations from Denmark, South Korea, Germany, Austria,  Belgium, The Netherlands, Switzerland, Vietnam and Taiwan is attempting to have electronic sports recognized as a legitimate sport. The organization also wants to create regulations and standards for international e-Sports competitions.

The creation of a course at a Scandinavian school that focuses on e-sport gaming is a taste of the changes coming in the world of e-sport play. The e-sport environment is dominated by males and the course offered is attempting to level the gender field by attracting more female competitors to the scene.

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