Is e-sport growing or dying?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ronin View Post
    Saw the film. It's reality TV. It's Not a documentary.
    then i am dumb and i believe in such things and i believe in what i see so ye it is my opinion or am i wrong ?
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    You can ask, is this child growing or dying?

    Obviously if the kid's been growing rapidly the last decade, you can answer "growing".

    Of course, since the kid's a mortal, you can say "dying".

    Anyone who looks at statistics or public opinion can see that eSports is growing, because the eSports scene is growing. But "eSports" as a whole... It will probably be huge for the next century since kids now are more and more familiar with the internet, but perhaps someday the internet will evolve and we'll have something better than eSports to replace it. Everything is ephemeral, so you can argue "it's dying". But for the purposes of our lifetime, obviously eSports is growing worldwide, and specifically in NA.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Phenoca View Post
    You can ask, is this child growing or dying?

    Obviously if the kid's been growing rapidly the last decade, you can answer "growing".

    Of course, since the kid's a mortal, you can say "dying".

    Anyone who looks at statistics or public opinion can see that eSports is growing, because the eSports scene is growing. But "eSports" as a whole... It will probably be huge for the next century since kids now are more and more familiar with the internet, but perhaps someday the internet will evolve and we'll have something better than eSports to replace it. Everything is ephemeral, so you can argue "it's dying". But for the purposes of our lifetime, obviously eSports is growing worldwide, and specifically in NA.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Phenoca View Post
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    Quote Originally Posted by TheSkald View Post
    this made me laugh
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    Quote Originally Posted by poeticas View Post
    Until there is Korea Starcraft will never die ... because its like a Job or carrier there and they do actually play it like they work and for example Women want to be married to rich and famous guys like movie stars and such here in eu and US ... but in Korea women or girls want to marry starcraft players because they earn more , get more attention , more fame more of everything than anyone for example quote taken from Free To Play movie ... ''Korean national soccer team got to meet their favorite players in the locker room before a big qualifying match.'' they are literally treated like gods there...

    And Looking at LoL or Dota charts pro players are earning so much money and i think that it is only the beginning of E sport as we know it
    I thought it was the Korean football team. Watching the free to play documentary right now

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    Quote Originally Posted by Espada1 View Post
    I thought it was the Korean football team. Watching the free to play documentary right now
    soccer or football like i would care O.o
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