Richmond, B.C. is slated to get its very first stadium for eSports, the first of its kind in all of Canada. The facility, named The Gaming Stadium, will be a massive arena with seating for up to 250 spectators. It'll be home to all things eSports in Vancouver.
The stadium will host major events, tournaments and top-level events in the eSports world. According to Myesports Ventures Ltd, The Gaming Stadium will also be "holding leagues for all skill levels while also offering coaching for those who want to take their skills to the next level."
The stadium will also include a gaming area with over 40 set-ups, a casual area where players can drop in, a full broadcast facility and a variety of food and beverage offerings. All the same features as a real-life sports stadium.
First esports Stadium in Canada Coming to Vancouver https://t.co/KjsNWd95KR— TheGamingStadium (@GamingStadiumCS) August 1, 2018
The Gaming Stadium is set to open its doors in 2019. "This facility is truly built by gamers for gamers," says the CEO of Myesports Ventures Ltd.
"We have so much in store for everyone and we are excited to continue making announcements leading up to launch," says the CEO, "This is going to change the landscape of esports in Vancouver."
Source: PR News Wire