As many – including professional sportspersons – try their hand at esports, India’s highest-ranked player at Tekken 7 said that the lockdown has actually hit his gameplay. Delhi resident Abhinav Tejan has represented India at multiple international esports tournaments and most recently won the Indian Lan Gaming Cup. Has the coronavirus contributed to a rise in the number of concurrent gamers online? Just recently Steam (an online gaming platform) also reached a new milestone with 20 million concurrent gamers online. Do you think esports can fill the void created by the cancelled sports events around the world?
Source: Indian Express March 31, 2020 09:11 UTC