How to Invest in Esports 101: Video Game Stocks, ETFs & More

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Over the last decade or so, the whole esports industry — that is, competitive video game-playing — has grown tremendously, becoming more mainstream and attracting larger audiences than ever before. In fact, against the odds, the once-niche industry is now a billion-dollar one, not unlike traditional pro sports organizations. 

All of this to say, even if you're not picking up a controller yourself, now might be a great time to get in on the action from an investment standpoint. With this in mind, we're taking a look at some of the best stocks and other esports-centered investments on offer today.