Watch South Korea Fill Up A World Cup Stadium For League Of Legends

Today, Seoul hosted the League of Legends world championships. It's a big enough event that it occupied the outdoor soccer stadium built for the 2002 World Cup. The New York Times has a decent 40,000-foot overview of the rise of professional gaming in South Korea. » 10/19/14 6:57pm 10/19/14 6:57pm

Pro Video Gamers are Athletes, Says U.S. Government

Pro gamers may now travel to the United States on the same visas given to professional athletes, thanks to a long lobbying effort by Riot Games, the makers of the eSports staple League of Legends. » 7/13/13 11:30am 7/13/13 11:30am