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What It's Like to Fall in Love Inside a Video Game

Though usually a forum for competitive bloodbaths, some have actually found romance in the digital realm of video games.
Justin Caffier
9.21.18
esports

WATCH: eSports – The Celebrity Millionaires of Competitive Gaming

Host Matt Shea goes to South Korea to meet the stars of the eSports world.
VICE Staff
8.14.17
esports

Big Brain, Big Brother: The Unique Challenge of Being an Esports Coach

Unlike other sports, where roles are so thoroughly defined by generations of predecessors and established norms, esports coaching is still a blank slate.
Aaron Gordon
10.31.16
esports

​Esports' History And Trajectory Can Be Told By All The Rules It Has Broken Along The Way

Competitive infractions have dissipated as brand-saving measures are on the rise. What does that mean for where esports are heading?
Trevor Strunk
8.25.16
Gaming

Watch VICE’s New Film on Professional Gaming in Greece

'e-Gamers' is VICE Greece's look at the domestic pro-gaming landscape, where players are making money both legitimately and illegally.
VICE Staff
7.4.16
Gaming

‘Jedi Academy’ Was the Game That Helped Me Come Out of the Closet

Telling a bunch of random internet nerds seemed the least perilous course of action, and with a handful of keystrokes, I was out.
Justin Mahboubian-Jones
6.21.16
Gaming

From Gears of War to Ganking the Enemy: How Epic is Taking on MOBAs with ‘Paragon’

The stateside studio is moving away from triple-A story shooters for a crack at the market dominated by <i>League of Legends</i> and <i>DOTA 2</i>.
Ewen Hosie
6.12.16
Gaming

Spanish Football Team Valencia is Forming an eSports Roster

The club is to compete in <i>League of Legends</i>, <i>Hearthstone</i> and <i>Rocket League</i>, as well as FIFA, obviously.
Mike Diver
6.7.16
Gaming

Did Competitive Video Games Create the ‘Bernie Bros’?

Bernie Sanders' most controversial supporters might well be acting like they are because of video games.
Oliver Lee Bateman
4.11.16
VICE vs Video games

A Norwegian Public School Has Added eSports to Its Curriculum

Why play football when you can slaughter orcs in the name of education?
Mike Diver
1.13.16
VICE vs Video games

This Is What eSports Will Be Like In 2016

From new titles on the scene to breakout star players in waiting, this is the future of competitive gaming.
Mike Diver
12.15.15
VICE vs Video games

We Hung Out With eSports Fans to Watch the ‘League of Legends’ World Championship Final in Berlin

Imagine chess meets the Champions League, albeit a million times more massive than that would be.
Lisa Ludwig
11.4.15
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