I’m excited to tackle the Overwatch League and my first dig into E-sports in general. I’ve attended several conventions, including gaming conventions, and I will get this out of the way now:
I thought I was decent at video games… these athletes have shown I’m a very causal player. This is a good thing, it was a pleasure to witness their craft.
The focus of this week is the probability of an individual player making the playoffs. Throw into this meal where statistics based around player preferences and game-play performance. To determine the variables throw into the final mix I threw in some confounding factors and profiling stats before going very heavy on player performance.