Geek Out!: The Modern Nerd's Guide to Esports, 1st Edition

  • Matthew Jankowski
  • Published By: Gareth Stevens Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1538212080
  • ISBN-13: 9781538212080
  • DDC: 794.8
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 6th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released October 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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Pro-gaming, or e-sports, has an enormous and dedicated following; almost a billion people worldwide. It's even covered on ESPN. It boasts international tournaments, big-name stars, massive prize money, and tons of action and excitement. This book unpacks the world of eSports for readers, encouraging them to enter, compete, and conquer by giving them insider knowledge directly from a real-life eSports journalist. Filled with essential terminology, bold graphic elements, and vivid photographs, this book is sure to be a hot commodity in any collection.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: A Not-Boring History Lesson.
2: What are Esports?.
3: Let’s Get It Started.
4: Finding Your Game.
5: Tournaments.
6: The Life of the Pros.
7: Step Aside, Boys.
8: Casters.
9: You Can Do It, Too.
10: It’s All About the Fans.
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