Who Are We?
The exciting and competitive world of video gaming is a modern, fast-growing international phenomenon with millions of fans. Gaming and live streaming in high definition have redefined video games for youngsters and game enthusiasts, taking it into a whole new stratosphere.
Watch casual gamers transform into stars who earn seven-figure pay outs and have massive fan followings! The competition is intense, it’s organized, and it includes multiplayer video game competitions, between professional players, individually and as teams. Today through live game streaming platforms, video gaming is the most effective mode of turning revenues and reaching the right niche market.
What We Do
TOTAL eSports MENA brings the world of competitive, organized video gaming to the region. TOTAL Esports MENA, is set to provide TSA’s core and flagship services to the booming interest for the E-Sports industry in the MENA region. As a launching pad for the TSA eSports activities, we are kicking off the operation in the Kingdom of Bahrain, with an experienced team of competitors to face off in the most popular games: Fortnite, League of Legends, Counter-Strike, Call of Duty, Overwatch and Madden NFL, to name just a few.
Watched and followed by millions of fans all over the world, who attend live events or tune in on TV or online, we work with our streaming partners to allow viewers to watch as their favorite gamers play in real time to the delight of their fandoms. At TES MENA, we believe that Esports is the next big thing in the sports industry and will overtake traditional sports in terms of viewership and revenue.
Who plays eSports?
A lot of people. According to market analytics reports, a whopping 380 million people worldwide will watch eSports this year, including 165 million eSports enthusiasts, and we are talking here of frequent viewers, as opposed to occasional viewers. The bulk of these enthusiasts watch from North America, China and South Korea, and add to that, the now growing MENA market. Significant to note, the investment in eSports and government backing in the MENA region has increased dramatically over the past year.
Did You Know?
Shared revenue of the video gaming industry in the Middle East was evaluated at around US$3 billion in 2017, with the biggest markets including Saudi Arabia, and the UAE.
Hundreds of millions of people around the world take an interest in watching gaming videos, more than they do for HBO, Netflix, Hulu combined.
The Middle East is one of the youngest regions in the world age-wise, as people of ages 15-29 make up to 25 percent of the population.
Esports has an active 320 million-strong gaming fans community worldwide and is fast becoming a billion-dollar mainstream industry.
Revenue from global esports was over US$655 million in 2017 and is estimated to grow to over US$1.6 billion by 2021.
eSports, at its highest levels, functions in a similar way to the NFL or the NBA. Its players have the same qualities of focus, dedication and high skill.