According to Statista, the esports industry generated a revenue of $492.7 million on a global scale.
By 2020, the industry is estimated to reach $1.43 billion in value. The increasing interest in computer games and esports is directly linked to the numbers of hours spent by gamers on streaming platforms such as twitch.tv. Furthermore, gaming tournaments such as DOTA 2’s International gathered cumulative prize pools worth over $30 million in 2017.
Given the tremendous demand for esports and online gaming, blockchain is looking to challenge yet another industry, online betting. Blockchain-based
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