What is PlayVS, the esports school?

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Sport, as we all know, is a physical activity designed to make our bodies look good on the outside and feel healthy on the inside. In addition to classic physical activity, the giants of the computer industry have now turned their attention to exercising our brains, in the form of esport or e-sport.

Finishing a game as quickly as possible is a real self-challenge for everyone, and requires real brain work. We can therefore measure a person's IQ by the speed with which he or she solves or surpasses these stages, hence the birth of board games and strategy games.

Following in their footsteps, Delane Parnell has taken the initiative of making his work, called "PlayVS", available to everyone. What is PlayVS and what are its objectives? We'll answer all your questions in this article, so let's get to it!

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PlayVS was created in July 2017by an American-born teenager named Delane Parnell. He founded the platform at the age of 16, having become an Internet enthusiast after crossing paths with two friends who are heavily immersed in the virtual world. These three young entrepreneurs didn't stop there, however, and set up two other franchises alongside Metro PCS.

PlayVS, what is it?

First of all, it is important to clarify what an esport or e-sport is. An e-sport is an electronic game based on the internet network, it is played using a computer or a console, PlayVS is one of them. An esport can be a collective or individual game and the winner will have a prize, a reward defined by the organizer of the game.

PlayVS is considered a dream come true for some students, since it's a platform where students can compete with their classmates. If our babies have Montessori, our youngsters currently have PlayVS, which is a official esport league which aims to bring esports on an equal footing, in terms of consideration, with other physical sports such as American soccer and baseball. Delane Parnell's main objective is to make his platform one of the world's leading basic rules of american colleges and high schools.

Like baseball, basketball and US soccer, PlayVS e-sports is played like a championship with several rounds of games. Naturally, rules of play are established and apply to all participants. The tournament is organized between universities or inter-high schools, with PlayVS organizing the event and providing the necessary materials to enable competitors to train in advance.

What are the reasons for the existence of PlayVS?

To win the hearts and attention of students, the platform promises winners a colossal scholarship sum of up to 600,000 $. This sum was raised as a result of funds raised by investors, such as marketing giants Adidas and Samsung. But to talk about the reasons for PlayVS's existence, it aims:

  • Keeping a close eye on the intelligence of young students playing online games. Teachers, meanwhile, will be able to come up with a plan of action for a student who remains out of step with the others.
  • In human terms, e-sport is a kind of approach to stimulate and awaken a sense of fighting spirit young people.
  • Aside from the desire to integrate his platform into university rules, Delane Parnell said: "If esport is going to grow, it's going to grow. reflect traditional sports in some respects. There are going to be a lot of similarities.

Faced with all this, schools said "yes" to the concept, and Delane Parnell's native company took off, spreading like wildfire across America and Canada. Without delay, many American and Canadian schools opted to open up their educational systems to e-sport programs.

Thanks to the founder's greed and determination, he received an investor's helping hand, a $45 million prize that helped his PlayVS platform take off. The founder plans to bring in sports, mobile, online and action games. For the moment, players have the Rocket League set, League of LegendsSuper Smash Bros, Hearthstone, Splatoon 3, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, NBA 2K, Madden NFL, etc.

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