The eSports Trojan Horse: Twitch and Streaming Futures

Authors

  • Benjamin Burroughs University of Nevada, Las Vegas
  • Paul Rama Brigham Young University Hawaii

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.4101/jvwr.v8i2.7176

Keywords:

streaming, eSports, video games, Twitch.tv, virtuality, affordances and learning, live-streaming

Abstract

This paper argues that one potential future in gaming and virtual reality can be found in streaming media and technology. The streaming space of Twitch.tv is both

Author Biographies

Benjamin Burroughs, University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Assistant Professor of Emerging Media

Hank Greenspun School of Journalism and Media Studies

Paul Rama, Brigham Young University Hawaii

Assistant Professor of Instructional Design

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Published

2015-10-30

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