Submitted by Stranjak 490d ago | article

Should Video Games Be Considered Sports?

An article looking at the viability of video games as a competitive sport, and what the word "sport" really means. (Industry, Next-Gen, PC, PS Vita, PS3, PS4, PSP, Wii, Wii U, Xbox 360, Xbox One)

Neixus  +   491d ago
if arm wrestling is considered a sport, why ain't video games?
ShinMaster  +   491d ago
Should Poker or Billiards be considered sports too?

A competitive event? Sure. Sport? No.
Yep  +   490d ago
bub16  +   490d ago
Should masterbation be considered sport?
aLucidMind  +   490d ago
"Its like boxing but by yourself!"
bub16  +   489d ago
dcj0524  +   490d ago
Is checkers, poker, and pool considered sports?
_QQ_  +   490d ago
Chess is.
dcj0524  +   490d ago
Then videogames are too.
spok22  +   490d ago
porkChop  +   490d ago
They're already considered a sport in some places.
aLucidMind  +   490d ago
Anything where competition is possible is a sport, that is why we call players purposely glitching in multiplayer to win or raging at the winner for not sucking bad sportsmanship.
dragonyght  +   489d ago
"Should Video Games Be Considered Sports?"
no it should not. well not video games in general. the question is phrase wrongly. you should've ask

"Should Competitive Gaming be Considered Sports" the answer is clearly yes

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