There are numerous eSports competitions and tournaments which are organized every year, and are growing in popularity. Esport was originally based around role playing fighting games, but has extended to online sports games and now even remote augmented reality competitions in which the participants physically proform the activity.
Major International eSports Tournaments
- eSports at the Olympic Games — there have been demonstration esports events around the time of the 2016, 2018 and 2021 Olympic Games.
- eSports at the Asian Games — e-sports were a demonstration sport at the 2018 Asian Games, and is expected to be made a medal event for the 2022 Asian Games in Hangzhou, China.
- eSports at the Commonwealth Games — the Commonwealth Esports Championships held at the same time as the Commonwealth Games.
- World Cyber Games — a major international esports competition that has been held annually since 2000.
- Global Esports Games — the inaugural event was held in Singapore in December 2021. The next Global Esports Games in due to be held in Istanbul in 2022.
- eGames — an international multi-sport gaming tournament, held in Rio 2016.
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