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eSport-study 2019

On January 17 we published the results of our eSport-study 2019 at a press conference. For the study we asked over 1200 amateur and professional esports player about their health-related behavior and their training habits. The results: room for improvements in both areas. […]

12.02. – 13.02.2019

White Nights Berlin


15.02. – 17.02.2019

DreamHack Leipzig - The Gaming Event


08.04 – 14.04.2019

Games Week Berlin

In April 2019, Europe’s leading network platform for games, development and culture will be held again. For seven days, industry visitors will meet at the various events of Games Week Berlin. Besides the games business and development conference “Quo Vadis”, the games festival “A MAZE” will also take place. In addition there will also be the Games Media Prize, a developer conference and much more. This year “Womenize!” will be held for the first time. It’s a conference and workshop day for ambitious women in the media and technology industry.

For more information about the event follow the link:

Games Week Berlin

Fit for eSport – these exercises help!

In our last blog entry we informed you about the most common injuries in eSport. The present entry is supposed to provide you multiple exercises to counteract the complaints preventively. A basic principle to remember is: every kind of movement helps to keep the body and mind healthy and fit. Even a short walk promotes blood circulation, activates the muscles and thus protects against possible illnesses. […]

eSport injuries – the most common complaints

The argument that eSport is a rather less physically exhausting kind of sport does not come along with the occurring injuries.  Hardly any player can play for years without injuries or complaints. Similar to regular sports, there is also a certain risk of injury in eSports. Those injuries mainly differ from traditional sports, because they barely eventuate rapidly. In this article we take a look into what injuries or disorders are most likely to occur and what you can do to prevent them. […]

Women in eSport

From July 20 to 22, the Girl Gamer eSports Festival took place in Lisbon, Portugal. It’s an event where a total of 8 professional teams compete against each other in three different eSport games. Only women are allowed to participate in this tournament. But is this gender segregation necessary in order to see women in eSport? […]

Performance in eSport

As a spectator it is hard to get an idea of the processes inside the body of a performing eSport player. From the outside they seem to sit and stare at the screen, barely move and casually communicate or perform minimal movements. On the inside they are very tensed and focused. We have measured heart rate- and stress in training and competition to get to know the performance of eSport professionals. […]

18.01. – 20.01.2019

PAX South 2019

The Penny Arcade Expo (PAX) is one of the largest games fairs in the USA and is a series of conventions for video and computer games. It is held in various regions of the USA and Australia. The PAX South in San Antionio, Texas will be the first for the year 2019 and starts from 18th to 20th of Januray 2019. The event includes numerous speakers who will give talks about the gaming industry. There will also be a huge multiplayer LAN party, tournaments and free gaming areas for everyone. Thus the PAX contains everything what the gamer heart desires.

You can get more information on their website:

PAX South


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