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ASU Holds eSports Tournament inthe Year ofScience and Technology

05.04.2021
ASU Holds eSports Tournament inthe Year ofScience and Technology

The competition was held within the framework ofMAGnUS international project ofthe Erasmus + programme tosupport Master's degree course Development ofComputer Games and Mobile Applications.

13 teams of about 70 students of the university and ASU College took part in the competition at Astrakhan State University. E-sportsmen were given several video games to choose from — Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (random map) and Dota 2.

Students of the university provided all possible assistance in organizing the event. They wrote down the rules, created a remote server and, like in all sports matches, commented on the course of the game.

All the eSportsmen received certificates, and the winning teams received certificates of honor and prizes.

As the organizers say, they are going to hold battles between the ASU faculties in the future, and later — even an larger tournament, involving students from universities and vocational institutions of Astrakhan region.

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