Video Games Officially a Sport?

Video Games Officially a Sport?
Alex Morrison
  • 12 july 2007

Video gaming may be the ascendant televised sport. Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp has just set up the Championship Gaming Series, or CGS, which made its debut a few nights ago on the DirecTV stations BSkyB and Star TV, and although no one can say for sure how big this trend is really going to be, it looks as though vicarious virtuality will finally be giving vicarious reality a run for its money. The league’s spokesperson, Jonathan “Fatal1ty” Wendell, gives his thoughts on the matter:

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