The spectator experience of esports

VR broadcasting: Where esports and virtual reality meet

Earlier this month, Sliver.tv announced its partnership with the ESL and the DreamHack esports tournament series, which commits to plug-in their immersive virtual reality platform into 14 premier competitive gaming events this year. It reflects a significant beachhead for the VR industry, which can ride off the coattails of the fledgling but promising esports industry. Why is this so significant? The VR industry is still in its hype cycle, floating and flirting above the ground, trying to figure out how it can root any of its various branches into the mainstream. ….[READ]

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