Inside the ‘Deadly Serious’ World of E-Sports in South Korea – The New York Times

Inside the ‘Deadly Serious’ World of E-Sports in South Korea – The New York Times

A class at Gen.G Elite Esports Academy in Seoul.
Credit…Chang W. Lee/The New York Times

Inside the ‘Deadly Serious’ World of E-Sports in South Korea

Each year, thousands of young South Koreans compete to join pro e-sports teams, but only a few make the cut​. An American company in Seoul wants to help more young gamers find jobs.

A class at Gen.G Elite Esports Academy in Seoul.Credit…Chang W. Lee/The New York Times