The e-sports events at the recently concluded 2019 SEA Games racked up impressive numbers as competitors and spectators alike celebrated the inclusion for the first time of e-sports as a medal sport.
The Philippine e-sports contingent at the Southeast Asian Games seized the opportunity to shine on home soil after capturing three gold medals in the maiden staging of e-sports in the biennial competition.
After starting out as an Internet café, Filipino-owned e-sports company Mineski Global inaugurated on Thursday, Dec. 6, its global corporate headquarters at the Santolan Town Plaza in San Juan City in a bid to continue its expansion outside of its current territories in the Philippines and Southeast Asia.
Out of the 27 gamers on team, Jacinta “Jia” Dee is making history as the only female player.
With Philippine e-sports on the rise, more and more brands are interested in being affiliated with e-sports athletes.
eSports is a small firework in the Philippine competitive scene but Globe Conquerors Manila might be its loudest pop yet.
The team will be flying to Indonesia to represent the Philippines in the Asia Pacific finals.