The cultural program of the II European Games in 2019 included speeches on eSports, BelTA informs . Football simulator FIFA 19 was the first discipline chosen for the show tournament. The Belarusian Federation of e-sports organizes a large-scale championship with the involvement of players of famous football clubs in Europe and the CIS. Who will participate and in what format is not yet known.
The federation recalled that during the Asian Games of 2018, the Asian Olympic Council also approved the appearance of e-sports demonstration tournaments of League of Legends, Hearthstone, StarCraft II, Pro Evolution Soccer, Clash Royale and Arena of Valor, followed by inclusion in the main program in 2022.
The European Games is a continental version of the Olympic Games. The overall message is about the same, however, the scales are slightly smaller. The first European games were held in Azerbaijan in 2015.