Jan. 30 (NBD) -- Esports, an emerging industry, has been gaining a strong foothold and garnered wide popularity in China. Manager and professional players at League of Legends division of OMG, an esports club, accepted an exclusive interview with NBD.
According to mid laner Icon (Xie Tianyu), esports is actually no different from the traditional sports and it is also a sport that needs concentration, physical strength, as well as gift.
Manager Li Chuan showed optimism about the prospect of Chengdu's esports industry since people in Chengdu, a city of inclusiveness, fancy a leisurely life and are quick in accepting new things. The city, growing toward first-tier ones, is also strong in economy.