Being a region of football or soccer and basketball, South America has long been on a world's sports stage for many years. However, in recent years, there is a growing rate of young people participating in the eSports events as contestants or spectators. Due to the Internet and technology availability, the region of South America has become one of the fastest regions in the world when it comes to the eSports.
South America eSports
When it comes to South America and eSports, it must be said that the South American eSports market is one of the biggest in the entire world. With some strong teams coming from the South America, teams from other parts of the world are having serious competition when it comes to the eSports tournaments. With the creation of a team for the Counter-Strike: Global Offensive tournaments, Pain Gaming from Brazil has made the competition in the eSports tournaments much tougher than it used to be.
The eSports tournaments in South America are divided into two servers. The first server is the Latin America North or LAN and the second one is the Latin America South or LAS. The biggest and the strongest tournaments of eSports in South America is the Latin America Cup in which teams from LAN and from LAS are participating. Besides the Cup there is also Circuit of Legends which is an amateur league but that league has created some of the biggest names of the South American eSports.