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ERIC Number: EJ1137581
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2017
Pages: 5
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 6
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0013-1962
The Culture of Deep Learning in eSports: An Insider's Perspective
Canning, Steven; Betrus, Anthony
Educational Technology, v57 n2 p65-69 Mar-Apr 2017
This article is written in the first-person, from the perspective of Steven Canning, a SUNY Potsdam instructor of educational technology and part-time professional gamer, with contributions from Anthony Betrus, Professor of Educational Technology at SUNY Potsdam. The author delves deeply into the world of professional online gaming, or eSports, and tells his story while referencing his experiences with the game "Tribes: Ascend." The article highlights the cultural elements and implications of eSports, as well as discusses the hardware and peripherals necessary to compete, particularly at the professional digital gaming level.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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Language: English
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