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|Session Name:||Storytellers of eSports|
|Speaker(s):||Travis Beauchamp, Brittany Brown, Damian Estrada, Travis Gafford, TJ Huckabee, Timothy Young|
|Company Name(s):||East Point Pictures, Twitch, Team Liquid and 1UP Studios, Yahoo Sports, Independent, Twitch|
|Track / Format:||eSports Summit|
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|Overview:||Player stories are an important component to how culture and audience develop around an eSport. Like traditional sports, stories emerge for both the character of a player and how they perform in competition, which in this case is competitive video games. The panelists have told player stories through a variety of mediums - from documentaries to video games, and will discuss their experiences in connecting fans to players with their work.|