The rise of FIFA esport

Tweet By Marcus Otty In this unprecedented time, sports have all-but grounded to a halt. Football has been cancelled, tournaments have been suspended, leagues are being null and voided, leaving sports fans craving some sort of competition to invest their time into at home.  Social distancing and staying at home have proved detrimental to pretty much all sports; except Esports. Esports has been on the rise over the past couple of decades with the digital revolution and has gone from being considered a bit of a joke to one of…

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The rise of esports

Tweet With the outbreak of COVID-19 our world has seemingly been put on pause. This disastrous pandemic has seen strict restrictions and social distancing measures put in place in attempt to contain the virus. These restrictions have seen all major events scheduled for the next few months suspended indefinitely; this includes the biggest festivals and sporting leagues in the world being halted. In this dystopian nightmare where there is no sign of sports returning any time soon one sporting industry has continued to operate and that is the world of…

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Life In The Fast Lane #2: Formula 1 Drive To Survive Review

In the second edition of Life in the Fast Lane Tony Robertson reviews Netflix’s Formula 1 Drive To Survive season 2 in the second edition of his column: Life In The Fast Lane.

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Is gaming damaging children’s lives?

Tweet Fortnite and other video games risk damaging children’s lives, culture secretary Matt Hancock warns. Parents and media outlets such as the Daily Mail are concerned that Epic’s phenomenally popular battle royale game is ‘highly addictive’ and risks having a damaging impact on their children’s lives. Hancock said: “Too much screen time could have a damaging impact on our children’s lives. Whether it’s social media or video games, children should enjoy them safely and as part of a lifestyle that includes exercise and socialising in the real world.” Ukie boss…

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