Understanding Esports: An Introduction to the Global Phenomenon

Ryan Rogers, Kelly L. Adams, Andrew C. Billings, Nick Bowman, Jessalyn Coble

Understanding Esports: An Introduction to the Global Phenomenon
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Understanding Esports: An Introduction to the Global Phenomenon

Ryan Rogers, Kelly L. Adams, Andrew C. Billings, Nick Bowman, Jessalyn Coble

Understanding Esports: An Introduction to the Global Phenomenon places professional Esports, a rapidly growing industry, in both the cultural and athletic landscape. This book explores how the rise of professional gaming has shaped-and been shaped by-media trends, interpersonal communication, and what it means to be classified as an athlete. Ryan Rogers has assembled contributors from a variety of backgrounds and experiences in order to provide a broad view of the history, experience, and impact of professional gaming. Scholars of media studies, communication, sports, and cultural studies will find this book especially useful.

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