Tag Archives: Jens Hilgers
- Newly-formed WESA skinned over potential eSports regulatory flaws
May 18, 2016
eSports is already at its critical mass and ready to explode at any moment, according to Electronic Sports League (ESL) chairman Jen Hilgers. But it also can’t be denied that competitive gaming is still wildly inconsistent at times, with rules, prizes and schedules varying from league to league. This is...
- UK government backs Olympic-like event for eSports
April 7, 2016
Prepare your banners—an Olympics for eSports is coming soon. The UK government announced this week that it is backing an initiative that could pave the way for the creation of an Olympic-like event for competitive video gaming. Dubbed the eGames, this initiative will see players from around the world competing...
- Jens Hilgers: eSports sector already at ‘critical mass’
February 19, 2016
In this interview with CalvinAyre.com’s Rebecca Liggero, ESL chairman Jens Hilgers discusses how the eSports industry has grown since it started in 1998 Jen Hilgers believe the eSports sector is already at a “critical mass,” ready to explode at any moment. The ESL chairman said the industry has already grown...
- EiG 2015 Day 2 Recap
October 22, 2015
Day two of EiG was a success, with the expo floor just as busy as day one, but today the focus for CalvinAyre.com was on the sessions. Over at the Think 2025 track there was a big focus on disruptive technology today, including topics such as virtual reality, augmented reality,...
Conferences galore at the GES LatAm 2013
February 21, 2013