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Video games are not just about games while relaxing, game development also leads to a sport called eSport.
Some competitions for eSport have been widely held around the world with various games being competed. Jaka has compiled. Here's the review.
1. The International
The International is an annual championship held to race the most famous MOBA game in the world that is, Dota 2. Not to play this tournament really has a large scale, can be seen from the prize winners totaled up to 260 billion rupiah.
Referring to itself as the world's largest digital festival, Dreamhack becomes the organizer for digital art competitions, concerts, exhibitions and of course the game competition.
In 1994, this competition was originally a small meeting in the basement of an elementary school in Sweden, and since then it has now become one of the biggest gaming events in the world. In last year's edition, Dreamhack ran various games, such as Pokken, Heroes of Storm, Overwatch, and Hearthstone.
3. League of Legend World Championship
Initially this was just part of the tournament from the implementation of Dreamhack in 2011. Due to its popularity, eventually this tournament is held independently. Featuring 16 of the world's best teams competing to win a prize worth 26 billion rupiah. The tournament winner also gets a trophy weighing almost 70 pounds.
4. Evolution Championship Series
You prefer the game fighting genre? Evolution Championship Series is a tournament container for anyone who claims to be great in battle games. This annual event was held since 2005 in Las Vegas. Games contested include, Mortal Kombat XL, Street Fighter V, Killer Instinct, and Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3. The tournament is also broadcast live via ESPN2 broadcast.5. Smite World Championship
In addition to Dota 2 and LOL, other games that have their own tournament tournaments come from the well-known SMITE MOBA game. Despite the standalone tournament, this event has a not-so-small prize, as the world's biggest teams will compete for prizes worth 33.8 billion rupiah.
6. Major League Gaming
Established in 2002, MLG is one of the oldest professional eSport organizations in the world. They also hosted an enormous game world championship competition for several games. Among them are Call of Duty games: Advance Warfare, Dota 2, Smite, and Super Smash Bros.
7. Call of Duty Championship
The game that also makes its own tournament comes from the famous war game franchise, Call of Duty. A tournament called Call of Duty Championship is held in several regions, such as North America, Asia, Brazil and Europe. There are about 32 teams from around the world who follow the competition. The promised prize is also big enough for 26 billion rupiah.
8. Global Starcraft II League
This time there is a gaming race with Real Time Strategy gnere, namely Starcraft. Titled Global Starcraft II League, this tournament is aimed at great players from all over the world, where held in South Korea's ginseng country. The prize contested in this tournament is very tempting, worth 40.3 billion rupiah
As one of the oldest and largest competitive game organizations, ESL hosts worldwide tournaments. Some of them are located in Malaysia, Germany, New York, and the Philippines. ESL One features large-scale game tournaments such as Dota 2, Counter Strike, and Battlefield 4. The tournament is even broadcast live with more than 17 languages.
10. Capcom CupAs a giant game publisher, Capcom also hosts a major game tournament in the world. Capcom Cup titled, this tournament matching Capcom Street Fighter game. Presenting 32 of the world's greatest players, this tournament presents prizes for the winners, totaling 1.56 billion rupiah.
That's . How, seductive is not to be an eSport athlete? Do not forget to write your opinion in the comment field below yes!