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Activision Blizzard Banking On New Overwatch League To Propel Its Esports Efforts

Activision Blizzard is making a "major foray" into esports, a once-niche genre that is now "reaching a tipping point," according to Michal Lev-Ram of FORTUNE. Revenue from esports will approach $700M this year. Activision's Overwatch League launching later this year will "essentiall...

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