Esports Team Twente recently teamed up with the Dutch Royal Navy. UT student Thijs Lieverse, one of the team managers, explains how gaming can benefit the soft skills and teamwork of marines. ‘Within a matter of seconds, certain people took the lead and started giving directions.’
A match was made between esports and science in the new esports lab downstairs in the DesignLab yesterday. E-Division players from both Feyenoord and Heracles were tested on their psychological and physical characteristics. Main question: What differentiates a professional esporter from the common gamer and what makes them so successful?