The eSports megatrend is in full flight. Want proof? Two weeks ago the NBA’s Philadelphia 76’ers purchased an eSports club. The next day, an ownership group featuring Magic Johnson, Ted Leonsis and Peter Guber bought an eSports franchise. Not to be outdone, world renowned musician Steve Aoki bought a team himself. With hundreds of millions of fans, and outside investment pouring in, eSports is poised rise even higher in 2017.