Brandon Byrne

The Olympics and Esports

I recently sat on a panel for gaming website PocketGamers that was focused on esports and the Olympics. We were debating whether or not esports were filling in the gap in sporting events, including the Olympics, which have been paused due to the Covid-19 pandemic. It was an interesting conversation

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Esports 2.0

It’s time for esports 2.0 Esports is the RAGE. Everyone is looking to cash in on the billion dollar industry connecting video game competition to the multi-billion dollar video game industry. As a result, the esports vertical has exploded with every major media group in the world lining

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Getting that dream job in Gaming or esports

Getting a job in esports I would say that, on average, I get about 10–15 messages on Linkedin from people who are huge esports or gaming fans every month. They all are interested in the holy grail of a job in the gaming or esports space. I thought it

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Ramblings on the state of gaming media

There is something magical about Twitch and its community. It is an evolution of what YouTube did for gaming and is in a large way responsible for the massive growth of gaming in our culture. At the risk of hyperbole, it changed the way the media was consumed. Instead of

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