Submitted by -Mezzo- 1220d ago | opinion piece

Cover Story: The Wide World of Video Game Sports

1up - The upcoming 2012 Olympic games has us thinking abut sports a lot, and the divide between video games and their real-life equivalent. Sports in the real world require certain levels of physical coordination and endurance. They demand that players stay in good shape and push them to perform athletic feats purely based off of reaction time and muscle memory. In an outward display of love and dedication, athletes endure hours and hours of rigorous drills and instruction in order to perform when the time is right. (Culture)

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