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Founder Sam Mathews on the future of Fnatic, esports’ most ambitious brand

Sam Matthews Image: youtube.com Fnatic has risen to become one of the largest and most successful esports teams of all time, with multiple championships virtually 3 million social media followers. Since Sam Mathews founded Fnatic in 2004, its actors have contested in over 600 tournaments globally across Dota 2, League of Legends, Counter Strike, and … Read More

Seven-figure salaries, sold-out stadiums: Is pro video gaming a boast?

( CNN) Hordes of fans queue outside, eagerly awaiting a view of their heroes. Inside, a gleaming award stands upon a pedestal. The actors arrive, eyeing it covetously as they make their path to their positions. JUST WATCHED America’s next athletes? JUST WATCHED ESports wizards have huge following in South Korea