eSports is a huge money spinner watched by millions. But it is not recognized as a sport in Germany, hampering those wanting to set up clubs as they do not qualify for tax benefits.
Rainbow Six: Siege is the newest competitive gaming craze. What are the reasons for its recent breakthrough and what are its prospects for long-term successful in the world of eSports?
The German coalition between the CDU/CSU and SPD has agreed to recognize eSports as an official sport. The decision could help transform eSports in the country and pave the way for acceptance into the Olympics.
The computer game Overwatch has sold over 35 million copies and the developer has now launched the biggest eSports project ever, the Overwatch League. Can it meet the expectations of both investors and fans?
From now on, German eSports will be supported by a national association. Can eSports become an actual sport in Germany? Violent games are still causing trouble in that regard.
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