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July 23, 2013

Inviting Regulation: The Sportsification of Video Games

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Written by: Michael Dao
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A fantastic article inspired by the recent decision by the US Government to grant visas to League of Legend Professionals, placing them alongside traditional athletes. The article then goes into further possible ramifications including Title IX issues in colleges.

 

Inviting Regulation: The Sportsification of Video Games



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Michael Dao
An avid lifelong gamer, Michael in particular enjoys RPGs and RTSes, though he has been known to dip his toes into the murky depths of First Person Shooters. Michael in particular enjoys Starcraft 2, and is a (terrible) Gold League Terran. Hero. Villain. You decide. Incredibly contrarian.




 
 

 
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