Esports 101 – An Introductory Guide to Esports

Overview

This page is a guide that can be used as reference for anyone reading about or learning about the esports industry. We will add to this page on a regular basis, and will likely refer back to it from blog posts etc.

What is an “esport”?

An esport (the “e” stands for electronic) is a competition played using video (electronic) games.

Esports or “Gamer” Vocabulary

Pogchamp: “POG” refers to “play of the game” and “champ” is short for champion. When used together, it’s a way to express hype or excitement at a great play or player.