Video games should be included in Olympics, says Warcraft creator

  • Creator of the extremely popular World of Warcraft has said that e-sports should be a part of the Olympic Games. Rob Pardo said videogames have the potential to become a spectator sport, as per media reports. According to the former chief creative officer at Blizzard Entertainment, due to its visual and digital appeal, e-sports would be able to attract a broad audience. Professional e-sports are becoming popular around the world. Recently, more than 40,000 people watched an e-sport event held at a stadium in Seoul.