Analyses | Innovation and technology development | 2019-04-16 | HKET

The dangers and opportunities when eSports gets popular (2): the rise of eSports gambling

eSports industry is full of business opportunities, but it also induces people to gamble. There are numerous forms of eSports gambling, such as betting on eSports tournaments’ matches, skin lotteries and purchasing loot boxes in eSports games. Some overseas governments give the green light to eSports gambling, while some crack down on it. What should the Hong Kong government and industry do?

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