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Submitted by HanCilliers 1180d ago | news

e-Sports included in the Asian Games

MWEB GameZone looks at the OCA's inclusion of e-Sports

The Olympic Council of Asia (OCA), the body which controls all sports in Asia approved the inclusion of e-Sports at the Asian Games. This is a giant leap for cyber athletes; it means that the discipline of e-Sports is being taken serious by a traditional governing body of Sport. (Culture)

bosbvok  +   1180d ago
This is a a very interesting step for a greater legitimization of eSports amongst the traditional sporting fraternity. Then again, the South Koreans kick ass at video games, maybe its an opportunity for them to win even more medals if this gets into the Olympics :D
Choc_Salties  +   1180d ago
Great article, now we need to get our own region going and FAST!

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