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Call for Proposals: Esports Research Network 2024: Where Worlds Collide

Call for Proposals Esports Research Network Conference 2024: Where Worlds Collide Conference Overview In anticipation of the 2024 League of Legends World Finals in London, we are excited to announce the next Esports Research Network Conference, entitled ‘Where Worlds...

Academic Esports Seminar at the University of Agder

In an era where digital landscapes are continually reshaping the way we learn, teach, and engage, the advent of academic esports stands at the forefront of educational innovation. Distinct from the realms of casual gaming and competitive esports, academic esports...

All people have proven their ability to compete at the highest level in esports. Including women. 

In this article by Assistant Professor of Sport Management, Lindsey Darvin, the complex question, why college esports teams in the United States are dominated by men, is portrayed under a lens of toxicity only. I think the complex issue of lacking gender diversity,...

Are you interested in being a Chapter Author or Reviewer for the “Handbook of Esports”?

Project Overview "Handbook of Esports" Past esports books focus on specific areas of esports (e.g., esports medicine, esports business/management, esports history, collegiate esports, etc.). A reference source is lacking in the literature that provides a broad...

Sustainable Esports in the Digital Society – ERN Conference 22

ERNC22 ‘Sustainable Esports in the Digital Society’ is the first in person conference for the Esports Research Network. While last year's event ‘Health & Wellness in Esports’ was forced to go online due to the pandemic, this year it is being held in Jönköping in...

Call for Proposals: Esports Research Network 2024: Where Worlds Collide

Call for Proposals Esports Research Network Conference 2024: Where Worlds Collide Conference Overview In anticipation of the 2024 League of Legends World Finals in London, we are excited to announce the next Esports Research Network Conference, entitled ‘Where Worlds...

Academic Esports Seminar at the University of Agder

In an era where digital landscapes are continually reshaping the way we learn, teach, and engage, the advent of academic esports stands at the forefront of educational innovation. Distinct from the realms of casual gaming and competitive esports, academic esports...

All people have proven their ability to compete at the highest level in esports. Including women. 

In this article by Assistant Professor of Sport Management, Lindsey Darvin, the complex question, why college esports teams in the United States are dominated by men, is portrayed under a lens of toxicity only. I think the complex issue of lacking gender diversity,...

Are you interested in being a Chapter Author or Reviewer for the “Handbook of Esports”?

Project Overview "Handbook of Esports" Past esports books focus on specific areas of esports (e.g., esports medicine, esports business/management, esports history, collegiate esports, etc.). A reference source is lacking in the literature that provides a broad...

Sustainable Esports in the Digital Society – ERN Conference 22

ERNC22 ‘Sustainable Esports in the Digital Society’ is the first in person conference for the Esports Research Network. While last year's event ‘Health & Wellness in Esports’ was forced to go online due to the pandemic, this year it is being held in Jönköping in...