There’s a sports industry worth over $96 million growing in Indianapolis. People don’t play with a ball, bat or puck but a videogame controller. Competitive video games, or esports, are a thriving new way for people to form competitive communities around their love of games.
CARMEL, Ind . (WISH) - Esports is growing--spreading like wildfire throughout the country. That's why Scott Wise, co-founder of Player One Sports in Carmel, says it was about time Indiana got in the game.
The original founder of Scotty's Brewhouse and friend of the show joins us in-studio to talk about his exciting new eSports venture, the rise of eSports in general, and the current state of his former restaurant chain.
Scott Wise is the founder of Scotty’s Brewhouse and will now be opening Evolve Youth Sports in Indiana. According to CBS, “The Indianapolis-based organization will offer a video gaming league for kids between 9 and 14 with a registration fee of $150 for an 8-week season.”