Top gamers gather in Paris for eSport 2017

Playing video games was once confined to homes and arcades. Now it takes place in large venues and is streamed across the globe. This year's eSport games took place in Paris, France.

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    Playing video games was once confined to homes and arcades. Now it takes place in large venues and is streamed across the globe.

    The eSport event has become more popular than many mainstream sports, and continues to grow.

    This year's eSport games took place in Paris, France.

    Al Jazeera's correspondent Lee Wellings reports from Paris.


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