eSports is one of the fastest growing branches of both sports and entertainment. Millions of gamers train ever day in the hope of becoming of the best. Thousands pack out stadiums like Seattle’s The KeyArena (where this year’s DOTA International Championships took place) to watch live events. Millions more watch at home. eSports has grown so much that it’s now rivalling many of the more traditional sports for both entrants, attendees, and viewers.
Naturally, many gamers are starting to ask “How do I get into eSports”? This article aims to answer that question.