Including video games into the Olympics could create situations in which a viewer would be forced to choose which disciplines (sport or e-sport) he watches
Give it another 10-20 years because today's kids are getting less active in sports thanks to technology.
No, it's not a sport, simple as that. It's a hobby that anybody can be good at, there is no best gamer in the world.
If it wasn't making as much money as it does now, people wouldn't even have considered it an "e-sport." As long as anything is making beaucoup bucks, there will always be an exception.
The biggest obstacle would be creating a standard, football, golf, just about any Olympic sports have stayed similar for years but tech and gaming evolve rapidly, they would have to pick a game at the start of the 4 year cycle not not change it at all to make it fair. Also fps won't make great TV as you can't see what everyone is doing at once, fighting games probably have the best chance as you can see the whole thing and it's different enough from a real world counterpart.
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