“Electronic sports (also known as sports or competitive gaming) is a term for organized video game competitions, especially between professionals.The most common video game genres associated with electronic sports are real- time strategy (RTS), fighting, first-person-shooter (FPS), and multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA). Tournaments provide both live broadcasts of the competition, and cash prizes to competitors.”
Esports is the compound word from “Electronic” and “Sports”, and is a general term to describe a competitive sport performed by using IT & Communication technologies such as PC, Display Equipment, Network and other electronic devices. Just as other sport disciplines, it includes mental abilities, such as psychological attitude for victory and processing of tactics, as well as physical abilities such as agile control of devices, and contends for victory through these abilities. Currently, with the need to attract young generation to custom sports field, esports is being recognized by international sports society.
- International e-Sports Federation