The success of platforms such as Twitch.tv has spawned a new market of live streaming and further generated interest in the development of the eSports industry. With this has come an increase in tokenized and blockchain based platforms for eSports, but has that quantity come at the expense of quality?
With over 650 million people worldwide tuning in for gaming content, there is an undeniable growth and need in the industry for innovation. The advantages of tokenization in eSports are numerous and include protection of all concerned in regards to security and transparency. It also makes increased participation possible on a wider spectrum than ever before. This, however, is not always the case.