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After sudden shutdown, esports are back on(line)

Alejandra Gerlach September 30, 2020

photo by Kate NuelleIn April of 2019, the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) held its first official Division III esports competition, but just a year later, the SCAC had to cancel their second-ever...

The Trinity University Gaming club competes in the first-ever SCAC Esports Showdown

The Trinity University Gaming club competes in the first-ever SCAC Esports Showdown

Breton Smith April 10, 2019

illustration by Genevieve HumphreysFrom Friday, April 5, to Sunday, April 7, the Trinity University Gaming Club (TUG) competed in the first ever Southern Collegiate Athletic Association (SCAC) Esports...

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TU Gaming approaches SCAC esports tournament

Megan Flores February 28, 2019

Photo by Matthew ClaybrookOver the past decade, the popularity of esports has grown significantly. Whether fans are watching their favorite streamers on Twitch or playing games themselves, there is no...

The love of the screen

The love of the screen

Austin Davidson November 14, 2018

I was 14 years young when I found “League of Legends,” an online video game where teams of either 3 vs. 3 or 5 vs. 5 battle to destroy one another’s bases. I had been playing video games...

Point/Counterpoint: Games aren't sports, they're art

Point/Counterpoint: Games aren’t sports, they’re art

Noelle Barrera February 6, 2018

In another opinion piece in this week's Trinitonian, Tiffany Nguyen, William Ballengee and Rachel Lopez claim that online competitive “Esport” games such as Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, League...

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Point/Counterpoint: Esports are evolutionary sports

Tiffany Nguyen February 5, 2018

Within the last decade, esports have been gaining more mainstream attention as more people become interested in online competitive games, such as Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO), League of Legends...

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