The Celebrity Millionaires of Competitive Gaming

  • Published 7 months ago
  • Not Rated

We live in an era of eSports. Some 10 years ago, eSports was still in the making. But nowadays, competitive gaming has taken the form of organized, and multiplayer video game competition.

And these guys earn a lot. On average, pro gamers earn between $1,000 and $5,000 per month, not counting prize money. And that is for an average player. High ranked players can earn up to $15,000 per month, plus money from prizes.

Just for info, the highest earning gamer in the world, Universe, who is a professional Dota 2 player, has won more than $2 million from 67 tournaments.

Today, there are more people in the world who play League of Legends, than there are people living in France. With that in mind, this documentary takes a look at some of the richest competitive gaming players.


From Around the Web

Related Videos

Gambling
canada government gambling
youtube icon
24:18
Gaming +1

In 2016, people in Canada spent more than $13 billion on legal, and government-run gambling. Just to get an idea how much is that, it was more than the people spent on movies...

  • 799
  • 9 months ago
  • 8(1)
Gaming
super mario history
youtube icon
02:25:06

Super Mario is an iconic character, and an iconic video game. The game started as Mario Bros, and was first released in 1983. In 1985, Super Mario Bros was the logical successor ...

  • 1,080
  • 1 year ago
  • Not Rated
History
street fighter documentary
youtube icon
26:28
Gaming +1

Street Fighter is one of the most famous video games franchises in the world. The franchise is so popular, they even made a couple of movies out of it.Some 30 years ago, the worl...

  • 877
  • 1 year ago
  • 7(1)
Avatar

4,051 Videos / 10,186,016 Views
Tags

Related Articles
Taking a look at Bitcoins and how they have become an accepted form of funding for good and services on the internet.
  • 7,203
  • 1 year ago