eSports and COVID-19

Apr 29, 2020

With many sports league cancellations for the foreseeable future, esports are poised to now take center stage and reach a more interested and diverse audience. With confinement orders and travel restrictions worldwide, online tournaments are the next best alternative, but how will organizers guarantee a low latency environment and fairness for all competitors in these high-stake matches where a few milliseconds of reaction time can be the difference between millions of dollars in prize pool?