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The Resource Esports for dummies, Phil Alexander

Esports for dummies, Phil Alexander

Label
Esports for dummies
Title
Esports for dummies
Statement of responsibility
Phil Alexander
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Get the gear for you first esports battles, gain recognition for your skills online or in tournaments, and discover the path to earning scholarships in esports. It's time to prove all those people who said 'video games are a waste of time' wrong. Esports has rewarded top gamers with prize money, glory, and even college scholarships. Want to get in on the action? This book puts you on the path to get your share of the growing world of esports. It helps you figure out the gear you need to be competitive, the games that drive esports, how to break into competitive play, and how to use online platforms to get attention. Written by the esports program director at the first Division I university to field an esports team, this book defines and demystifies the complex world of competitive video gaming." --
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Alexander, Phill
Dewey number
794.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV1469.34.E86
LC item number
A548 2020
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
--For dummies
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eSports (Contests)
Target audience
adult
Label
Esports for dummies, Phil Alexander
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- What are esports? -- Gearing up to play -- Playing RTS games and MOBAs -- Taking aim at first person shooters -- Finish him! Playing fighting games -- It's Madden season! Playing sports simulations -- Playing Battle Royale games -- Playing Hearthstone and other digital card games -- Finding online and local places to play -- Getting your name in the game -- Exploring collegiate esports -- The path to pro in esports -- Ten esports influencers to follow
Control code
on1113439437
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 284 pages
Isbn
9781119650591
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1113439437
Label
Esports for dummies, Phil Alexander
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- What are esports? -- Gearing up to play -- Playing RTS games and MOBAs -- Taking aim at first person shooters -- Finish him! Playing fighting games -- It's Madden season! Playing sports simulations -- Playing Battle Royale games -- Playing Hearthstone and other digital card games -- Finding online and local places to play -- Getting your name in the game -- Exploring collegiate esports -- The path to pro in esports -- Ten esports influencers to follow
Control code
on1113439437
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 284 pages
Isbn
9781119650591
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1113439437

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