Future of eSports: Breaking in and Cashing out

Mar 10, 2023

2:00pm – 3:00pm CT

As the world of eSports continues to gain traction, more Black gamers are stepping up to lead the gaming community. Join Black Future House to learn more about the "Future of eSports: Breaking in and Cashing Out," to get a thought-provoking look at the future of the Black community in eSports. Kenny Vaccaro, CEO of Gamers First, will provide an insightful look into the history of the industry, the fundamentals of becoming a professional gamer, and the financial implications of making it to the big leagues. Learn about the emerging trends within the eSports community, like the development of streaming platforms and the introduction of virtual reality gaming.

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Kenny Vaccaro

Gamers First

Primary Access
Free to the Public