We talked eSports with hosts Husky StarCraft, Zac Hill, and popular YouTube stars at “Duels of the YouTubers.” The tournament organized by Wizard of the Coast and Ayzenberg Group was live streamed last week on TwitchTV. It pitted YouTube stars Tobuscus, Katers17, OMFGCATA, Panser and Black Nerd Comedy in a last man standing competition playing Magic The Gathering: Duels of the Planeswalkers 2013.{link no longer active}

“Duels of the YouTubers” was yet another indication of the growing popularity of eSports, garnering more than 110,000 channel views during its airing.  Hear what some of the people behind the eSports phenomenon have to say on why gamers are starting to show en masse that they love watching games as much as playing them.