Today’s gamer vocabulary word is “esports”.
Electronic sports (esports) is a term for organized video game competitions, especially between professionals.
esports tournaments involve individuals or teams playing a competitive game against one another. The prize money can get really high. For example, the pot in the DOTA 2 International is in the millions of dollars.
There are several games that are played professionally. The most popular at the moment are:
You can watch tournaments in real-time online through Major League Gaming (MLG).