Dive into the scientific side of Esports with Brian McCauley and Steph Orme, who break down different aspects with fascinating people from esports and science.
A PhD on MOBA’s and Cultures with Julia Hiltscher
With almost 20 years in ESL, and as founding editor of the Esports Yearbook, Julia Hiltscher knows a little about esports and is currently preparing to defend her PhD thesis. We discuss her topic of MOBA and culture and develop an understanding of how rooted modern esports is in humanity's collective cultural history!
What is Challenger Mode with Philip Hubner
Philip Hubner (@PhilHubner) has worked at ESL and Twitch and is now Chief Business Development Officer at Challenger Mode, a platform that offers online esports infrastructure to all the key stakeholders in the industry including players, organizers and game developers. With @stephanieorme & @DrBrianMcCauley
Casual Video Games, Gaming Culture & Esports with Amanda Cote
We talk casual games, gaming culture, esports and gaming sexism with Amanda Cote who literally wrote the book on Gaming Sexism. Amanda is Assistant Professor of Media Studies/Game Studies at the University of Oregon School of Journalism and Communication. Follow Amanda on Twitter @accote
Esports as a Cultural Industry with Will Partin
Esports is undoubtedly here to stay and is a huge part of our modern culture. William (Will) Partin talks sports, technology, consumers, media, people and platforms and the value in understanding the fast paced changes and impacts of esports through the frame of culture. William Partin is a Researcher at the Data & Society Research Institute and an Affiliate at […]
Esports Performance Psychology with Ismael Pedraza-Ramirez
Is esports psychology the same as sports psychology? Ismael Pedraza-Ramirez discusses his recent work on the topic. Ismael is a PhD student at the Institute of Psychology, German Sport University Köln, and also a sports performance coach for Rogue Esports.
Esports Business Management Book with David Hedlund
David Hedlund is an Associate Professor and Chair of the Sports Management Division at St. John’s University and can be contacted through these links: Website: davidhedlund.com LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/davidphedlund/ YouTube: youtube.com/davidphedlund