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Paris Olympic Committee Will Consider Esports For The 2024 Games

Paris Olympic Committee Will Consider Esports For The 2024 Games

The Paris Olympic bid committee will consider esports for inclusion as a medal event in the 2024 Olympic Games, according to Tony Estanguet, the committee’s co-president. Estanguet told the Associated Press that talks have been scheduled with the International Olympic Committee and with esports representatives “to better understand what the…

This Year’s Rio Olympics Will Showcase Esports Too

This Year’s Rio Olympics Will Showcase Esports Too

The possibility of getting video games into the Olympics has been bandied around for a while, but it’s not until this year that something concrete has finally begun to emerge. It’s not officially affiliated with Rio itself, but during this year’s Olympic Games there will be a two-day pop-up event…