eSports has been seeing rapid growth in the past few years. According to a study by Brown et al. (2018), the evolution of the internet from Web 1.0 to Web 2.0 and the vision that the intellects have been aspiring up to Web 5.0 has truly influenced what we see today in the field of... Continue Reading →
How Traditional to New Media Transition Shaped the Millennial Generation Sports Media Consumption
Kevin Larroyer / November 30, 2021 My sports consumption can be viewed from the traditional and new media perspectives. Traditional media platforms include broadcast, cable, satellite television, radio, newspaper, and magazine (Gantz & Lewis, 2014). Radio, magazines, and Television played a massive role in becoming a sports fan. I couldn’t attend every game of my favourite football team, so... Continue Reading →
Social media and eSports: the future for women’s sport recognition?
My recent blog posts have explored the past and present forms of sports media ecology and their effects on the broadcast of women's sport. To follow on from that, this blog is going to analyse the future of sports broadcasting outlets and their role on making women's sport more widely recognised. Social media has become... Continue Reading →