What are the best books about eSports?

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    #1Good Luck Have Fun

    Good Luck Have Fun
    Good Luck Have Fun: The Rise of eSports is a nonfiction book about electronic sports or eSports written by Roland Li, aiming to look at the phenomenon of competitive video gaming. Published in 2016 by Skyhorse.
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    Edward Weber
    Written on April 22, 2018
    "Good Luck Have Fun is a good introductory book about the world of eSports. I found it to be suited more towards people who are completely new to eSports, so I didn't get a lot of new information from it."
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    #2A Newborn Business: Esports

    A Newborn Business: Esports

    A Newborn Business: Esports is a non-fiction book written by Zoltan Andrejkovics wherein he talks about the different aspects of the professional gaming industry from past, present, and future. 

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    Peter Ogara
    Written on October 19, 2018
    "Great resource for esports education."
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    #3The Invisible Game

    The Invisible Game

    The Invisible Game: Mindset of a Winning Team is written by Zoltan Andrejkovics about electronic competitive video and computer game play sports or eSports. Published in 2016.

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    Sean Keller
    Written on May 7, 2018
    "This is a new subject and this book does a good job covering the topic. Easy to read and lots of good reviews."
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    #4The League of Legends Experience

    The League of Legends Experience
    The League of Legends Experience: A Year Inside The Wild, Wonderful, Riotous World Of The Planet's Most Popular eSport is written by Harold Goldberg. Published in 2015 by Goldberg Publishing.
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    Christine Sullivan
    Written on April 26, 2018
    "Great book by a guy who spent a year following league eSports. Lots of insider viewpoints and behind the scenes things I'd never thought about."
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    #5Your Introduction to Esports

    Your Introduction to Esports

    Your Introduction to Esports: How To Start Making Your Skills Tournament Worthy is written by Carlos Zambrano about electronic video gaming sports or eSports. Published in 2014.


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    Justin Guzman
    Written on April 18, 2018
    "The best books about eSports include "Your Introduction to Esports" which explains how to start making your skills tournament worthy. Boasting an average customer rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars based on 20 customer reviews on Amazon, I would strongly recommend this book. "
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    #6Korea's Online Gaming Empire

    Korea's Online Gaming Empire

    Korea's Online Gaming Empire is a nonfiction gaming book written by Dal Yong Jin about electronic video gaming sports or eSports. Published in 2010 by MIT Press.

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    Daniel Anderson
    Written on April 27, 2018
    "I'm trying to become a gaming legend, so I came here looking for the best books about eSports. I was told to try Korea's Online Gaming Empire. After reading this I felt like I knew exactly what to do to solidy my position as a gaming champ!"
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    #7Raising the Stakes

    Raising the Stakes

    Raising the Stakes: E-Sports and the Professionalization of Computer Gaming is written by T.L. about electronic competitive video and computer game play sports or eSports. Published in 2012 by MIT Press.

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    Robert Schmidt
    Written on April 19, 2018
    "I found this book out of desperation. I really wanted to write about the topic of e-sports and needed a good source. Wow. What a thorough book. It has so many citations and sources that I literally stopped reading the words in parenthesis (after a while). "
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    #8OpTic Gaming

    OpTic Gaming

    OpTic Gaming: The Making of eSports Champions is written by H3CZ, NaDeSHot, Scump, BigTymer, etc. about electronic competitive video and computer game play sports or eSports. Published by Dey Street Books.

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    Eugene Crawford
    Written on April 23, 2018
    "This book helped to explain eSports to me. I just didn't understand how money could be made off of games until I read this book. "
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    #9The eSports Market and eSports Sponsoring

    The eSports Market and eSports Sponsoring

    The eSports Market and eSports Sponsoring is written by Julian Heinz Anton Ströh about electronic competitive video and computer game play sports or eSports. Published in 2017 by Tectum Wissenschaftsverlag.

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    Shirley Rodriguez
    Written on April 26, 2018
    "This book is pricey, but it may be worth the investment if you are seriously considering getting involved in eSports. If you follow the advice in this book, you'll easily make back what you paid for it! "
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    #10eSports Yearbook 2011/12

    eSports Yearbook 2011/12

    eSports Yearbook 2011/12 is written by Julia Christophers and Tobias M Scholz about electronic competitive video and computer game play sports or eSports. Published in 2013 by Books on Demand.

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    Juan Greene
    Written on April 24, 2018
    "Great read and not going to lie a fair bit of nostalgia. Really fun reading about games I use to play on a daily basis."
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    #11eSports: The Complete Guide 17/18

    eSports: The Complete Guide 17/18

    Esports: The Complete Guide 17/18: A Guide for Gamers, Teams, Organizations and Other Entities in, or Looking to Get into the Space is written by Naeem Shabir eSports. Published in 2017.

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    Keith Howard
    Written on April 29, 2018
    "eSports are the quintessential competitive sporting event of the 21st century. "eSports: The Complete Guide 17/18" is you one-way stop for all the latest and greatest information on the event!"

Summary

Best What are the best books about eSports
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Good Luck Have FunBooks 18 Paid
2A Newborn Business: EsportsBooks 16 Paid
3The Invisible GameBooks 15 Paid
4The League of Legends ExperienceBooks 14 Paid
5Your Introduction to EsportsBooks 10 Paid
6Korea's Online Gaming EmpireBooks 10 Paid
7Raising the StakesBooks 9 Paid
8OpTic GamingBooks 8 Paid
9The eSports Market and eSports SponsoringElectronics 4 Paid
10eSports Yearbook 2011/12Electronics 3 Paid
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