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Tencent visits MIT for an esports cultural exchange

Over the 23rd and 24th of September, the MIT Game Lab was excited to host a visit from Tencent, one of the world’s biggest video game companies. The purpose of this exchange was to learn from each other regarding esports cultures in China and in the United States. On Saturday, there was an exhibition match between four different collegiate teams across two sports, and on Sunday we held a public panel on the positive values of esports.

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MIT Game Lab X Tencent: “Postitive Values of Esports” Panel

We have invited Tencent Interactive Entertainment and a number of distinguished guests to discuss the topic the “Positive Values of Esports” — what we think these values might be and how we can encourage them in our esports games, competitions,

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MIT Game Lab X Tencent: League of Legends Exhibition Match

The MIT Game Lab has invited Tencent Interactive Entertainment and collegiate esports teams from Peking University and Nanjing Institute of Technology to play League of Legends and King of Glory with MIT students!

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MIT Game Lab X Tencent: Esports Weekend, Sep 23 & 24

Explore esports with the MIT Game Lab & Tencent Interactive Entertainment on MIT campus through these fun events:
September 23, 2017 at 2:30pm at the Stata Center (32 Vassar St) in room 32-123: Collegiate Exhibition Match of League of Legends and Kings of Glory
September 24, 2017 at 2:30pm at the Stata Center (32 Vassar St) in room 32-141: Panel: “Positive Values of Esports”

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