CEO Bobby Kotick of Activision claimed he wanted to build the ESPN of gaming, but it looks like ESPN wanted to build it also, and did.

z2636hgvjToday Espn launched its website dedicated to Gaming, eSports – ESPN. They haven’t gotten too far into details, but  sections of their website are dedicated to coverage on Hearthstone, Dota 2, and League of Legends. They’re also looking into airing more esports events and even doing their own Twitch broadcasts, according to the LA Times.

What will this mean for the future of eSports? Stay tuned for further details…